1. Intro to the VHS (Part 2)

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    This video is an introduction to the Virginia Historical Society (VHS). Explore our interactive exhibitions and beautiful galleries that tell the story of not only Virginia’s history but also…

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    • 2015 Stuart G. Christian Jr. Lecture: Leadership and Decision-Making in the D-Day Invasion by Craig L. Symonds

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      On May 14, Craig L. Symonds delivered the 2015 Stuart G. Christian Jr. Lecture entitled “Leadership and Decision-Making in the D-Day Invasion.” On June 6, 1944, more than six thousand…

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      • 'Virginia Voices' Trailer

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        Virginia Voices is a 40-minute film made up of crowdsourced video recorded and submitted by regular citizens. The VHS assembled the videos into a single narrative that gives audiences an overview…

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        • Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times

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          Dressing Downton highlights fashion from one of the most widely watched television dramas in the world, Downton Abbey®. Follow your favorite characters, both upstairs and down; walk through a…

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          • Fellow Travelers on the Road to Black Ned’s Forge by Turk McCleskey

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            On February 19 at noon, Turk McCleskey delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Fellow Travelers on the Road to Black Ned’s Forge." Edward Tarr, known widely as “Black Ned,”…

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            • Defiant: American POWs in Vietnam's Most Infamous Prison by Alvin Townley

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              On September 25 at noon, Alvin Townley delivered a Banner Lecture entitled "Defiant: American POWs in Vietnam's Most Infamous Prison." During the Vietnam War, hundreds of American…

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              • 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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                • 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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                  • 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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