Botetourt County History for September 16 Edition


This mannequin is wearing the costume worn in the 1970 Botetourt County Bicentennial pageant. It was worn by Valydia Scott Coon Smith. The 14-foot bench that the mannequin is sitting on is from the original courthouse and is in the Museum Courthouse Gallery.
The Botetourt Historical Museum has a special new exhibit featuring the costumes and artifacts, and a film of the 1970 BI-Centennial held in Botetourt.

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