The People and the Land
— The Manassas Museum System —American Indians lived on the land long before white settlers and slaves came to this area. Living in nomadic hunter-gatherer groups, people called the Dogues and the Mannahoacs roamed the Northern Virginia Piedmont region. Archaeological evidence dates human activity on this site to at least 6,000 years ago. As European settlement advanced westward from the Tidewater region, the native peoples withdrew.
|Series||This marker is part of the Virginia Civil War Trails series|
|Placed By||Civil War Trails|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 12:08pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 286800 N 4292238|
|Decimal Degrees||38.75311667, -77.45345000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 45.187', W 77° 27.207'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 45' 11.22" N, 77° 27' 12.42" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||703, 571|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 8372 Buttress Ln, Manassas VA 20110, US|
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