Danville History Links

For those who would like to learn more about Danville’s history, these links are offered.  Happy reading!

Historic Markers

Virginia Main Street Communities

Danny Rickett’s Blog

Paul Liepe’s Blog

Danville Cemeteries

Paul Ferguson’s Memories of the National Cemetery

DHR List of Danville Registered Sites (click on a site, scroll down, and click on “Nomination Form PDF” for the complete information on the site)

Danville Historical Society

Operation Danville (video) – in November 1959, Danville was invaded, captured and occupied, but it was just a military training exercise

CLIO – map-based search for nearby historic sites (smart phone apps also available)

Old West End Blog