George Reid House

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100 Colonial Street
Williamsburg, VA 23185
Region Hampton Roads
Locality Williamsburg City
Phone: (757) 229-1000
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As a teenager Victoria King stood in front of the George Reid House handing out food to Confederate soldiers on May 5, 1862. Upon seeing her, General Joseph E. Johnston reportedly call out, "That's what we are fighting for, boys."

Last Updated: 7/29/2011 11:52 AM
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