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By Carole L. Herrick

McLean, Virginia, a whistle cease alongside the good Falls & previous Dominion Railroad, took place in 1910. It was once named after John R. McLean, writer of the Washington submit newspaper and an proprietor of the railroad. This was once a farming neighborhood that by no means integrated. the various households instrumental within the formation of the village that have been Mackall, Laughlin, hurricane, Carper, and Smoot. due to its proximity to the nation�s capital, McLean attracted humans from all walks of lifestyles. however it used to be the coming of the Kennedy households within the overdue Fifties that placed McLean at the map. The thread that holds the neighborhood jointly is lively volunteerism. This quantity includes photographs of some of the personalities who supply McLean a feeling of position. nearly all of the images were donated by means of members to make sure that historical past doesn't lose those major personalities, earlier or current, who left an imprint on their community.

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