Excellent! Informative about McLean and those who've contributed to its existence throughout the years....
Series: Legendary Locals
Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (January 19, 2015)
Product Dimensions: 6.5 x 0.3 x 9.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 2725727
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
McLean, Virginia, a whistle stop along the Great Falls & Old Dominion Railroad, came about in 1910. It was named after John R. McLean, publisher of the Washington Post newspaper and an owner of the railroad. This was a farming community that never incorporated. A few of the families instrumental in the formation of the village that followed were Mackall, Laughlin, Storm, Carper, and Smoot. Because of its proximity to the nation's capital, McLean ...