Members of the PACVBHS at the 40th Anniversary Celebration Princess Anne Historical SocietyCelebrating Our History, Our City, Our County

Books for Sale

cover of Princess Anne County and Virginia Beach, a Pictorial History by Dr. Stephen Mansfield Princess Anne County and Virginia Beach, a pictorial history

by Dr. Stephen S. Mansfield

This 224-page hardcover book includes over 300 pictures. It traces the history of the Princess Anne County and Virginia Beach, from the time Englishmen landed here enroute to establish Jamestown, to the present. Brief descriptions of the contributions made by many citizens bring a personal element to this outstanding book.  

The book has been reprinted by the Society and is being sold exclusively through the organization for $41.00 - tax is included

Dr. Mansfield is currently Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the College at Virginia Wesleyan, Stephen Mansfield received his Ph. D. from the University of Virginia in 1968 and moved to Hampton Roads to join the Virginia Wesleyan College history faculty. For twenty years he researched the history of the area and was instrumental in establishing Virginia Wesleyan’s Local History Collection, of which he is curator. He is member of the Board of Governors and past president of the Princess Anne County/Virginia Beach Historical Society.

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OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST

 Bayside History Trail - A View From The Water  by local writers, Deni Norred Williams, Lillie Gilbert and Belinda Nash

 

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