Quote of the Day

Published:May 21, 2012 by Brendan Wolfe

From  A Young People’s History of Virginia and Virginians for Use in Schools and in the Homes of Virginians by Dabney Herndon Maury (1896):

I have not found occasion to tell the history of any other State or people save Virginia and her sons. Her glories are all her own. She has no shame.

IMAGE:  Flag of the Rockbridge Rifles, or Company K of the 4th Virginia Infantry, and later Company H of the 27th Virginia Infantry (The Museum of the Confederacy)