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Creasy47 Huff Farm

FILES

Creasy47 Huff Farm.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

Creasy47 Huff Farm

Description

Once known as the Barrens, the home of Dr. Francis Sorrel and Letitia Gamble Watts, the property was sold to Peter Huff in 1900. The property, situated within the city limits, was eyed by developers as a prime location for commercial interests. The Huff Family sold the farm in 1981. Construction on Valley View Mall began in 1983 with the mall opening in 1985.

Creator

John Will Creasy

Publisher

Roanoke Public Libraries

Date

August 1979

Rights

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Format

Photographic Slide

Type

Still Image

Identifier

Creasy47

Citation

John Will Creasy, “Creasy47 Huff Farm,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed June 28, 2022, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/Creasy47.