Montgomery White Sulphur Springs Cottage

This two-room cottage was a relic of Montgomery White Sulphur Springs, a popular spa begun in the 1850s. The resort closed in 1904, and the cottage was moved to Christiansburg. […]

Elijah Murdock Farm

Dating mainly from the second quarter of the 19th century, the Elijah Murdock House exhibited many features characteristics of the vernacular traditions of the region. The hall-parlor dwelling combined log […]

Bridge over North Fork of the Roanoke River

The Bridge over the North Fork of the Roanoke River was located in the hilly area between the valley at Ellett and the narrow gorge near Ironto in Montgomery County. […]

Harrison-Hancock Hardware Company Building

The four-story Harrison-Hancock Hardware Co. Building was Christiansburg’s chief example of small-town, turn-of-the-century commercial architecture. It was built in 1910 to supply the community with essential dry goods. It was […]

Slusser-Ryan Farm

The Slusser-Ryan Farm, also known as Hickory Ridge Farm, highlights aspects of Montgomery County’s agricultural and industrial history from around 1855 to 1880. The centerpiece of the property is a […]

Barracks No. 1

Constructed in 1888 for the Corps of Cadets, Barracks No. 1, also known as Lane Hall, was the first dormitory built at the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College, now known […]

Christiansburg Downtown Historic District

The Christiansburg Downtown Historic District dates to 1792, when the town was established as a county seat and laid out in a courthouse square plan with its two main streets […]

Stroubles Creek Site

Stroubles Creek Archaeological Site, located along the south bank of the New River, just west of its confluence with Stroubles Creek, contains the remains of an Indian village occupied during […]

Edgar A. Long Building

The Edgar A. Long Building is a two-and-a-half-story, brick structure built in 1927 on the 20th-century campus of the Christiansburg Industrial Institute. The Friends Freedmen’s Association of Philadelphia first sponsored […]