1860, December 20 South Carolina, rapidly followed by six other southern states, secedes from Union in reaction to election of Lincoln, who opposes extension of slavery into western territories. These states organize the Confederate States of America.
Wythe County Virginia (Vacant / Not In Use) has 3 places on the National Register of Historic Places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Wythe County places including Graham and Robinson. Prominent architectural styles found in Wythe Country are Late Victorian and Queen Anne.
Foster Falls Historic District
(added 2009 - - #09000925)
Also known as Foster's Falls, Foster Falls
New River Trail State Park, 176 Orphanage Dr. , Max Meadows