American of Martinsville
A few men changed the shape of Martinsville - Henry County forever. On the heels of the Civil War and with the decline of the planter class, they had the dream of making furniture. It was through their ingenuity and perseverance that the area's furniture industry was founded over 100 years ago. Here is the story - the highs and the lows - of how Martinsville - Henry County furnished a nation and still does.