The Fairfax Story

Learn more about our exciting history through archived copies of The Fare Facs Gazette, the newsletter of Historic Fairfax City, Inc – Editor, Page Johnson

Spring issue: Roberts/Chichester House
Summer issue: Powell Ostrander House
Fall issue: Fairfax Electric Depot and Rail Manager’s House
Spring issue: Manassas Gap Railroad (unfinished section)
Summer issue: The Tallwood House
Fall issue: This Sisson House
Winter issue: The Old National Bank of Fairfax Building
Spring issue: Mary Ludema Sayre (First Fairfax Postmistress)
Summer issue: HFCI Float get First Prize for “Bursting with Pride” theme
In the 4th of July Parade Judging (through the years in Fairfax)
Fall issue: Richard Ratcliff – the Founder of Fairfax City
Spring issue: The Blenheim Mansion (new discoveries)
Summer issue: Baron Rudolph de Wardener (capture at the Moore House)
Fall issue: James G. LaMarre
Winter issue: African American Education in Early Town of Fairfax
Spring issue: Bond and Simmons Families
Summer issue: TOPS Drive-In
Fall issue: Edith Thompson House
Winter issue: ”Singing Pines,” Frank R. Ford House
Spring issue: Lee Highway (early years)
Summer issue: Robert F. Weitbrec, Telegraph Operator in Fairfax Courthouse
Summer issue: Coombe Cottage
Fall issue: Council of War at Fairfax Court House
Winter issue: McClellan at Fairfax Court House