Falls Church History Books

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Past Times Around Falls Church
Call number: 975.529 Camp

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Camp, Shirley W. Past Times Around Falls Church: The Change from Plantation to Village and Town, 1729-1875. Baltimore, MD: Gateway Press, Inc., 1997.

Falls Church: Places & People
Call number: 975.529 Doug

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Douglas, Henry H. Falls Church: Places and People. Falls Church, VA: Falls Church Historical Commission, 1981.
A Virginia Village Revisited
Call number: 975.529 Gernand

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Gernand, Bradley E. and Netherton, Nan. Falls Church: A Virginia Village Revisited. Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Co. Pub., 2000.


A Virginia Village Goes to War
Call number: 975.529 Gernand

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Gernand, Bradley E. A Virginia Village Goes to War: Falls Church During the Civil War. Virginia Beach, VA: The Donning Co. Pub., 2002.


Falls Church, by Fence and Fireside
Call number: 975.529 Steadman

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Steadman, Melvin Lee. Falls Church, by Fence and Fireside. Falls Church, VA: Falls Church Public Library, 1964.


Historical Sketch of Falls Church & the Old Colonial Church
Call number: 975.529 Virgini

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Stewart, Charles Alexander. A Virginia Village: Historical Sketch of Falls Church and the Old Colonial Church. Falls Church, VA: J.H. Newell, 1904.


Historic Falls Church
Call number: 975.529 Taylor

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Taylor, Cathy Historic Falls Church. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub., 2012.


Victorian Falls Church

Call number: 975.529 Victori

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Victorian Society at Falls Church. Victorian Falls Church. Charleston, SC: Arcadia Pub., 2007.


History of a Virginia Village
Call number: 975.529 Wrenn

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Wren, Tony P. Falls Church: History of a Virginia Village. Falls Church, VA: Historical Commission of the City of Falls Church, 1972.
A Virginia Village
There is a  free eBook version of Charles Alexander Stewart's "A Virginia Village: Historical Sketch of Fall Church and the Old Colonial Church" is available through Project Gutenberg. You can find it online.
A Virginia Village