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Fun Fact #3

Ernest Hemingway wrote some of his best works while living on Historic Route 1, in the Florida Keys. These include "Death in the Afternoon," "For Whom the Bell Tolls," "To Have and Have Not," and "Green Hills of Africa."

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Driving Historic Route 1 through Virginia is like watching America's story unfold before your eyes.

  • Ashland Historic District

    101 Thompson Street, Ashland, VA, 23005
    Phone: (804) 798-9219

  • Carl’s Ice Cream Stand

    2200 Princess Anne Street, Fredericksburg, VA, 22401

  • Civil War Site Hanover Junction

    10570 Doswell Road, Doswell, VA, 23047

  • Civil War Site North Anna Battlefield Park

    12075 Verdon Road, Doswell, VA, 23047

  • Civil War Site Williams’s Ordinary

    17674 Main Street, Dumfries, VA, 22026
    Phone: (703) 221-2218

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