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Radford Land and Improvement Company


Historical Note

The Radford Land and Improvement Company was created around 1891, during the land speculation boom. The company developed much of west Radford.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Radford, Virginia. Lots of the Radford Land and Improvement Co.

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0255

Map shows lots in Radford, Virginia, belonging to Radford Land and Improvement Co. Accompanied by a broadside ("Price-List of Building Lots at Radford, on New River, Virginia, Until January 1st, 1889," under the name of J. Hampton Hoge, land agent) measuring 8 x 10.5", listing the prices of lots for sale. The map is hand-marked, showing lots that have been sold.

Dates: ca. 1889

Radford, Virginia, the Junction of Pocahontas Coke and Cripple Creek Minerals

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0250

Map shows city blocks in Radford, Virginia, including a distance chart, travel and freight statistics, and a larger, contextual map.

Dates: ca. 1888