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Aug 29, 1854

The Greenbrier Agricultural Society hosted its first annual fair on land in what is now downtown Lewisburg

1921

The West Virginia State Fair was founded by the Shorthorn Association as Greenbrier Valley Fair

Other events that happened on or around 1921

1928

Meadow River Lumber Company of Rainelle, built Meriluco, a cottage on the State Fair Grounds

Other events that happened on or around 1928

1941

State legislature declared the Greenbrier Valley Fair the State Fair of West Virginia

Dec 15, 1997

Meriluco was placed on the National Register of Historic Places

Other events that happened on or around December 15, 1997


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