Late 19th-Century Views

Waterfront in the late 19th century (from Mary M. Calos et al., Old City Point and Hopewell: The First 370 Years [Norfolk: The Donning Company/Publishers, 1993], 34).

 

Waterfront along James River in the late nineteenth century. Note the decayed wharves from the heyday of Civil War activity (from Mary M. Calos et al., Old City Point and Hopewell: The First 370 Years [Norfolk: The Donning Company/Publishers, 1993], 40).