Signs of History (SM)

Arlington County


For a map directing you to Arlingon County click here.

Area: 31 square miles

This county, formerly Alexandria County, was formed in 1847 from the part of the District of Columbia retroceded to Virginia. It was renamed Arlington in 1920 for Arlington estate.
CIay and RandoIph Duel, C-1 Rte. 123. near Fairfax Co. line
World's First Public Passenger Flight, C-2 Rte. 50 and Pershing Dr. at Fort Myer
First Heavier-than-Air Flight in Virginia, C-7 Rte. 50, at entrance to Fort Myer

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