Hilton Garden Inn Richmond Downtown
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Breakfast Available
- Room service
- Microwave in room
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... indicted him for treason on the building's third floor. Though imprisoned for a few years following his indictment, Davis was released and never tried on the charges because federal officials feared that a jury might acquit him and secession would be ruled constitutional.
Tomorrow we will travel to Charlottesville to tour Monticello, take a trip down Richmond's Monument Avenue, and pack our belongings in anticipation of Monday's flight back to Mnotgomery.
We're off, once again, like a herd of turtles, or possibly even sloths. Tim got held up a bit at work, then when we were trying to leave we kept having to go back into the house for this or that—water the plants on the deck so the caretakers, who at least arrived on time, don’t have to worry about it, locate Henry so we’re sure he’s not in the house (he was under my car in the driveway), then fix the garage door which doesn’t close ...
... Capital after the Union seized it, held a conference with his military commanders in the exact same room. Though there were much grander rooms in the house he could have used, Lincoln, for some reason, was drawn to that one yet had no knowledge Davis had used it last. Stories about history intersecting like that awe me.
The Museum of the Confederacy contained much awe, as well. Housing the largest collection of ...
... to the local baseball stadium, known as The Diamond, to see the Richmond Flying Squirrels play the Harrisburg Senators. The Flying
Squirrels, whose mascot is named Nutzy, are the Double A minor league farm team
for the San Francisco Giants. We happened to attend on “Hip-Hop Night,” and while Laura was too tired to stick around for the post-game concert by Doug E. Fresh, I did get to meet the rap ...
... soldiers. It is sobering to walk through these grounds and see so many markers with "unknown" as the inscription. Any attempt to adequately describe these battles is best left to the thousands of books written about the Civil War, and these battles in particular. We can only encourage each of you to read some of these books, if you are so inclined. To visit and wander through these hallowed grounds has been a wonderful experience.