Culpeper, Orange, Madison & Rappahannock County History
Whether you are seeking information about ancestors who lived in the Culpeper, Orange, Madison or Rappahannock areas, or are a new-comer to this area and want to learn more about the county’s history, The Corner Shelf can help. The Corner Shelf has a long ‘history’ of handselling books about Culpeper and the surrounding counties. These include books from local historical societies, local authors, and out-of-print titles that relate to the area. The Piedmont area of central Virginia is richly blessed with history and historians who have captured both fact and legends about the area. If you are doing genealogy, the books we carry will give you much greater depth than information you find at online genealogy sites. Just complete the contact email and give us your family names. We will review the indices of our local history titles and provide you information about where you can find ‘ your history’.
Get to know the rich history where you live.
If you are a newcomer to the Culpeper area, the local history titles are a great way to get to know the rich history of the area. Whether it’s the history of Culpeper as a base for both the North and South during the Civil War or learning about local history through pictures of the historical homes of Culpeper, The Corner Shelf can point you to just the right book.