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Library of Virginia
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A historical archive of Virginia newspapers, providing free access to full text searching and digitized images of over 3 million newspaper pages.
Lexington Gazette (Lexington, VA, 1860-1866)
Lexington Gazette (Lexington, VA, 1871-1962)
Rockbridge County Yearbooks digitized at Internet Archive
Includes Parry McCluer High School, Lexington High School, Rockbridge County High School, Rockbridge High School, Natural Bridge High School, Buena Vista High School
Lost in Time Project Oral history project centered around communities surrounding House Mountain
A History of Rockbridge County, Virginia
by Oren F. Morton. (eBook online from Google Books)
Rockbridge Area Genealogical Society Disbanded in 2020, but site lists useful links
Rockbridge County News (Lexington, VA, 1884-1962)