Nestled in the shadows of the Blue Ridge, the Roanoke Valley has developed as the capital region for western Virginia. After a century of growth fueled by transportation, education, and healthcare, the region has undergone significant visible change. While some of the valley's landmarks remain, many have been replaced or dramatically altered.
About the Author
On behalf of the Historical Society of Western Virginia, authors Nelson Harris and Harold McLeod bring together their respective vocations of history and photography to chronicle the march of time and its impact on the Roanoke Valley.