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Articles with keyword "Virginia"

Daniel Sayers

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Anthropologist Daniel Sayers on Maroons Who Found Freedom in the Great Dismal Swamp

Non-Indiana Jones-style archaeology takes a bow in southern Virginia.

William Byrd II

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William Byrd Was a Colonial-era Surveyor and Satirist

How he helped draw the line between Virginia and North Carolina.

Carlyle House, Alexandria, VA

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Room for Interpretation

First Anti-Crown Sentiments in America Traced to Virginia Parlor

Portrait of Martha Jefferson Randolph

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Impertinent Questions with Cynthia A. Kierner

On the devoted oldest daughter of Thomas Jefferson.

Protest sign from the student strike in Prince Edward County, Virginia

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Massive Resistance in a Small Town

The long struggle for integration in Prince Edward County, Virginia.

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Awash in Books

How poetry, history, and intellectual pyrotechnics fill four days at the Virginia Festival of the Book.

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From Skyscrapers to Barns and Everything in Between

A new book roves through four centuries of Virginia's architecture.

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On the Trail

African American history is interpreted in a tour of some of Virginia's oldest churches and schools that played a vital role in integration.

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Strangers in Strange Lands

A Virginia lieutenant takes Cherokee chiefs to meet King George III.

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Keeping Connected

State humanities councils take to the airwaves to tell their stories.