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1775

First reference to current name of Droop Mountain

Other events that happened on or around 1775

Nov 06, 1863

The Battle of Droop Mountain gave Union forces control over most of the territory in Western Virginia

Other events that happened on or around November 06, 1863

1904

Chestnut blight introduced to America

Other events that happened on or around 1904

Apr 14, 1928

West Virginia Fish and Game Commission purchased Droop Mountain Battlefield in Pocahontas County

Jul 04, 1928

West Virginia dedicated its first state park at Droop Mountain Battlefield

1935

Civilian Conservation Corps established Camp Price

Other events that happened on or around 1935


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