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By Pattie Gordon Pavlansky Cooke

Set amidst lush, rolling hills, Louisa County used to be domestic to non secular dissenters, emancipationists and a few of
Virginia�s first households. Its epicenter used to be Louisa Courthouse, the place the entire county�s citizens controlled their company affairs. From Patrick Henry�s seminal speech for
Louisa opposed to tyranny, to a county leader justice too fats to trip horseback, Louisa has a wealthy and interesting heritage.
Historian and longtime Louisa County resident Pattie G.P. Cooke chronicles the county�s coming of age as a part of the recent united states, conserving its small, tightly knit groups whereas embracing inevitable progress.

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