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  • Montpelier to hold ceremonial planting of chestnut seedling

    ORANGE, Va. (AP) — An American chestnut seedling that potentially is resistant to blight will be planted at Montpelier. The ceremonial planting will be held Friday behind the visitor center at President James Madison’s estate…

  • Work starting on slave restoration at Madison’s Montpelier

    ORANGE, Va. (AP) — The foundation that oversees the Virginia homestead of President James Madison begins work Saturday on the reconstruction of the slave community known as South Yard. The groundbreaking ceremony at Montpelier will…