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  1. Thomas Jefferson’s Enlightenment—Paris, 1785 by James C. Thompson

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    On September 11 at noon, James C. Thompson delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Thomas Jefferson’s Enlightenment—Paris, 1785." Thomas Jefferson's Enlightenment--Paris…

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    • Sheltering Arms: A Legacy of Caring by Anne Rutherford Lower

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      On August 28 at noon, Anne Rutherford Lower delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Sheltering Arms: A Legacy of Caring." Sheltering Arms: A Legacy of Caring is a new book featuring photographs…

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      • Nature's Civil War: Common Soldiers and the Environment in 1862 Virginia by Kathryn Shively Meier

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        On August 14 at noon, Kathryn Shively Meier delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Nature's Civil War: Common Soldiers and the Environment in 1862 Virginia." Nature's Civil War:…

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        • Establishing Religious Freedom: Jefferson’s Statute in Virginia by Thomas E. Buckley

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          On July 24 at noon, Thomas E. Buckley delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Establishing Religious Freedom: Jefferson's Statute in Virginia." The significance of the Virginia Statute…

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          • From a Richmond Streetcar: Life through the Lens of Harris Stilson by Kitty Snow

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            On July 10, Kitty Snow delivererd a Banner Lecture entitled "From a Richmond Streetcar: Life through the Lens of Harris Stilson." Streetcar motorman Harris Stilson spent countless hours…

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            • Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause by Heath Hardage Lee

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              On June 26 at noon, Heath Hardage Lee delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Winnie Davis: Daughter of the Lost Cause." Varina Anne “Winnie” Davis was the youngest daughter of…

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              • War Zone: World War II off the North Carolina Coast by Kevin P. Duffus

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                On June 12 at noon, Kevin P. Duffus delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "War Zone: World War II off the North Carolina Coast." For seven months in 1942, black smoke and orange flames from…

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                • Hazel and Fulton Chauncey Lecture - Lee at Appomattox by Elizabeth R. Varon

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                  Robert E. Lee's surrender to Ulysses S. Grant at Appomattox Court House evokes a highly gratifying image in the popular mind—it was, many believe, a moment that transcended politics, a…

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                  • The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire by Andrew O’Shaughnessy

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                    On May 22 Andrew O’Shaughnessy will delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "The Men Who Lost America: British Leadership, the American Revolution, and the Fate of the Empire." The…

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                    • The Spring of 1864: A Season of Hope in the United States and the Confederacy by Gary Gallagher

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                      On May 7, Gary W. Gallagher delivered a special evening Banner Lecture entitled "The Spring of 1864: A Season of Hope in the United States and the Confederacy." Many people consider the…

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                      • Stuart G. Christian, Jr., Lecture - "Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of WWII

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                        On April 16, Mitchell Zuckoff delivered the 2014 Stuart G. Christian, Jr., Lecture entitled "Frozen in Time: An Epic Story of Survival and a Modern Quest for Lost Heroes of World War II."

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                        • The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832 By Alan Taylor

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                          On April 17, 2014 Alan Taylor delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832." In 1813, British warships appeared in the Chesapeake Bay…

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