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N Lee Hwy, VA , USA

Latitude & Longitude: 37° 55' 27.421428", -79° 12' 13.793508"
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A mile and a half northwest, Cyrus H. McCormick perfected, in 1831, the grain reaper. In that vicinity, in 1856, J. A. E. Gibbs devised the chainstitch sewing machine.

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