The Civil War conflict at Brandy Station
 The perspective from a woman's personal experience
(the Yancey estate of "Arlington" was located about 5 miles west of this Civil War battle location)

From "A Woman's War Record, 1861-1865"
by Septima M. Collis



An artists's rendition of the great conflict at Brandy Station




Culpeper County, Virginia


Above the Battle formations at the Battle of Brandy Station.
3.5 miles West of Brandy Station is the Yancey Estate mentioned in the record of Mrs. Hollis
where a Hospital had been set up.

A house near Brandy Station that had been taken over by soldiers
not to different than the Arlington Estate of  the Yanceys

a scene at Brandy Station