Paradise Lost: The tale of a far-flung fortune and how it went up in flames | Curio

Paradise Lost: The tale of a far-flung fortune and how it went up in flames

21 mins | Dec 29, 2017

Zack Herold, writing in Lapham’s Quarterly, traces the tale of a West Virginian island Eden which, in 1805, played host to a military plot, far-flung fortunes and a former US Vice President. This is the story of the Blennerhassetts.

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From Lapham's Quarterly