August, 2020-Brandy Station, Virginia

Graffiti House

Historic plaster is conserved at the Graffiti House in Brandy Station , Virginia.

Historic plaster is conserved at the Graffiti House in Brandy Station , Virginia. The house was used in the civil war, by soldiers on both sides.

Soldiers wrote and drew on the walls.

Soldiers wrote and drew on the walls. Sadly, a lot of this graffiti was painted over. The paint, for the most part, has been carefully scraped off, revealing the amazing historic artifact.

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Constance Cary Harrison

One discovery is this drawing believed to be of Constance Cary Harrison, a popular author and playwright of the times.

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