1. Virginia's Confederate Monuments By Timothy S. Sedore

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    Hundreds of memorials in stone commemorate the Civil War in Virginia at courthouses, cemeteries, town squares, and battlefields. With An Illustrated Guide to Virginia's Confederate Monuments,…

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    • The Shipwreck That Saved Jamestown: The Sea Venture Castaways and the Fate of America

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      On April 16, 2009, Lorri Glover delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "The Shipwreck That Saved Jamestown: The Sea Venture Castaways and the Fate of America." The wreck of the "Sea Venture"…

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      • Mapping Virginia: Pictures of a Moving Place, 1587–1783 by William C. Wooldridge

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        On December 5, William C. Wooldridge delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Mapping Virginia: Pictures of a Moving Place, 1587-1783." Drawing from the engaging images in Mapping Virginia:…

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        • First House: Two Centuries with Virginia's First Families

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          On October, 10, Mary Theobald, delivered a banner lecture entitled "First House: Two Centuries with Virginia's First Families." Conceived during the Revolutionary War, built during…

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          • Fighting for Freedom: African Americans and the War of 1812

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            On Wednesday September, 4, Gene Allen Smith, delivered a banner lecture entitled "Fighting for Freedom: African Americans and the War of 1812." Images of American slavery conjure up cotton…

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            • War and Pieces: Quilts through America's War Years

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              On Thursday, August 22, Neva Hart delivered a banner lecture entitled "War and Pieces: Quilts through America's War Years." For soldiers in the field or citizen soldiers who declared…

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              • Ocracoke: The Pearl of the Outer Banks

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                On August 8, 2013, Ray McAllister delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Ocracoke: The Pearl of the Outer Banks." The Outer Banks have enticed Virginians with the lure of sun, sky, and sea…

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                • Knights of the Golden Circle: Secret Empire, Secession, Civil War

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                  On June 13, 2013, David C. Keehn delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Knights of the Golden Circle: Secret Empire, Secession, Civil War."

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                  • Witness to a Century - Civil Rights in Virginia: School integration and busing

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                    This video, excerpted from "Witness to a Century", addresses the topic of the civil rights movement in Virginia. "Witness to a Century" is a television documentary produced…

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                    • The Story of Virginia - The Civil War 1865

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                      This video highlights some of the important events that took place during the Civil War in 1865.

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