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1783

Western Land was offered in payment to Revolutionary War veterans

Other events that happened on or around 1783

1805

About 250 individuals or interlocking entities each owned at least 10,000 acres of land in Western Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1805

1974

Tom Miller series in the Herald-Advertiser discussed concentrated and absentee land ownership

Other events that happened on or around 1974

1981

Dale Colyer of WVU College of Agriculture and Forestry wrote report for Mountaineers for Rural Progress

Other events that happened on or around 1981


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