We have collected a group of websites, mostly regional, that may assist you in your exploration of Clarke County and the northern Shenandoah Valley. We hope you find them useful.

Regional Libraries and Archives

 
Library of Virginia http://www.lva.lib.va.us
Handley Regional Library http://www.hrl.lib.state.va.us/handley/services.asp?p=76
Thomas Balch Library http://www.leesburgva.org/services/library/
West Virginia State Archives http://www.wvculture.org/history/wvsamenu.html
Maryland State Library Resource Center http://www.pratt.lib.md.us/slrc/index.html
Maryland State Archives http://www.mdarchives.state.md.us
Western Maryland's Historical Library http://www.whilbr.org
Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/index.html
Boyce Railway Mail Service Library http://www.railwaymailservicelibrary.org
National Archives http://www.archives.gov

Local Museums and Historic Sites

 
Museum of the Shenandoah Valley http://www.shenandoahmuseum.org
Old Court House Civil War Museum http://www.civilwarmuseum.org
Josephine School http://www.jschoolmuseum.org
Loudoun Museum http://www.loudounmuseum.org/home.html
Frontier Culture Museum http://www.frontiermuseum.org
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park http://www.nps.gov/HAFE/
Lovettsville Historical Society Museum http://www.lovettsvillemuseum.com
Long Branch http://www.historiclongbranch.com
Belle Grove Plantation http://www.bellegrove.org

Regional Historical Societies

 
Virginia Historical Society http://www.vahistorical.org
Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society http://winchesterhistory.org
Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society http://www.heritagecenter.com
Augusta County Historical Society http://www.augustacountyhs.org/achs/
Fauquier Historical Society http://www.fauquierhistory.com
Mosby Heritage Area Association http://www.mosbyheritagearea.org
West Virginia Division of Culture and History http://www.wvculture.org/index.aspx
Berkeley County Historical Society http://www.bchs.org
Morgan County Historical and Genealogical Society http://www.mchgs.com
Shepherdstown Information Network http://www.lib.shepherdstown.wv.us/sin/history.html
Maryland Historical Society http://www.mdhs.org

Genealogical Societies and Web Sites

 
Virginia Genealogical Society http://www.vgs.org
Clarke County, Va. VAGENWEB http://genealogenie.net/clarke/
Frederick County, Va. VAGENWEB http://genealogenie.net/vafred/
Jefferson County, W. Va. WVGENWEB http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wvjeffer/
Berkeley County, W. Va. WVGENWEB
http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com//~wvberkel/
Fauquier County, Va. VAGENWEB http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com//vafauqui/fqva.htm
Loudoun County, Va. VAGENWEB http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~valoudou/Loudoun.html
Warren County, Va. VAGENWEB http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com//~vawarren/warren.htm
Clarke County, Va. Rootsweb Query Board http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.virginia.counties.clarke/mb.asx
Clarke County, Va. Genealogy Forum at Genealogy.com http://genforum.genealogy.com/va/clarke/
Maryland Genealogical Society http://www.mdgensoc.org
LDS Family History Centers in Virginia http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/FHC/FHC_Results.asp?
FHCCountry=United+States&FHCStateProv=Virginia&submit=Search
Cyndi's List (Genealogy sites on the web) http://www.cyndislist.com

Grist Mills

 
International Association of Operative Millers http://www.aomillers.org
George Washington's Gristmill http://www.mountvernon.org/learn/explore_mv/index.cfm/ss/32/
Colvin Run Mill http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/parks/crm
Society for the Preservation of Old Mills http://www.spoom.org
Clifton Mill: Virtual Tour of a Mill http://www.cliftonmill.com/tour_page.htm
Waterwheels and Mills http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Forum/3807/features/watermills.html
Aldie Mill http://pages.loudouncounty.com/photos/aldie_mill.htm
Silver Lake Mill http://www.silverlakemill.com

Miscellaneous Local Sites

 
Berryville Main Street, Inc. http://www.berryvillemainstreet.org
Clarke County Official Government Website http://www.co.clarke.va.us/history.asp
Barns of Rose Hill http://www.barnsofrosehill.org
Blandy Experimental Farm and State Arboretum of Virginia http://www.virginia.edu/blandy/
Carter Hall http://www.carterhallconferences.org/tour/brochure.html
Town of Berryville, Virginia http://www.berryvilleva.gov
Clarke County Tourism Alliance http://www.clarkevatourism.com
Shenandoah Valley Website http://www.shenandoahvalley.com