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Greta Pratt: Nineteen Lincolns

Greta Pratt: Nineteen Lincolns

Venue: The Chrysler Museum ... Date: 02/10/2015 - 07/05/2015 Location: Norfolk
Greta Pratt: Nineteen Lincolns

An homage to honesty? Photographer and Old Dominion University professor Greta Pratt explores the role of historical images and myths in contempora... More Info

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Partners in Code: William & Elizebeth Friedman

Venue: George C. Marshall ... Date: 04/21/2015 - 07/04/2015 Location: Lexington

William F. Friedman is considered the pioneer of modern codebreaking. Friedman served in France during WWI where he was stationed at General Pershi... More Info

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Brian Charles Photo Exhibit-Impaired Perceptions

Venue: Bluefield College Date: 05/08/2015 - 08/21/2015 Location: Cedar Bluff

Brian Charles Steel is a fine art photographer and disability activist. He is best known for his black and white portrait series Impaired Perceptio... More Info

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Autumn Mural

The Memorial Military Murals by Charles Hoffbauer

Venue: Virginia Historical ... Date: 05/07/2015 - 05/07/2025 Location: Richmond
Autumn Mural

Painted between 1913 and 1920 by french artist Charles Hoffbauer, The Memorial Military Murals represent one of the few large-scale pieces of Civil... More Info

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The Crossing of the Dan Exhibit

Venue: The Prizery Date: 08/01/2013 - 08/31/2020 Location: South Boston

This permanent, interpretive exhibit of the Crossing of the Dan River during the Revolutionary War is housed on the top floor of The Prizery which ... More Info

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Appomattox Courthouse

The Civil War in Virginia, Surviving War, The ...

Venue: The Museum of the ... Date: 03/14/2015 - 09/13/2015 Location: Appomattox
Appomattox Courthouse

The experience of the Virginia home front is emphasized in An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia - Surviving War. Traveling ... More Info

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Appomattox Courthouse

The Civil War in Virginia, Waging War, Museum of ...

Venue: The Museum of the ... Date: 03/14/2015 - 09/13/2015 Location: Appomattox
Appomattox Courthouse

The experience of the Virginia battlefront is emphasized in An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia - Waging War. Traveli... More Info

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Protecting Manassas Exhibit

A New Exhibit: Protecting Manassas

Venue: The Manassas Museum Date: 05/01/2015 - 07/15/2015 Location: Manassas
Protecting Manassas Exhibit

In the late 1800s, when Manassas was still a growing little town, volunteers retrieved buckets and ladders from the train depot and ran to fight fi... More Info

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Expressions at Piedmont Arts

Venue: Piedmont Arts Date: 05/09/2015 - 07/10/2015 Location: Martinsville

Offering an eclectic mix of styles and media, Expressions is one of the most popular events in Piedmont Arts' exhibition schedule. Present... More Info

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Gardens & Groves: George Washington's Landscape ...

Venue: George Washington's ... Date: 02/22/2014 - 01/10/2016 Location: Mount Vernon

Mount Vernon invites visitors to explore George Washington’s design for the grounds of his estate, highlighting the first president’s ... More Info

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Everybody Loves Mrs. Madison: Dolley Madison in ...

Venue: James Madison's ... Date: 01/17/2015 - 01/03/2016 Location: Montpelier Station

This new Grills Gallery exhibit illuminates the iconic Dolley Madison, the original presidential spouse to be called "First Lady," through her pers... More Info

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Experience The James: Lynchburg's Pathway to the ...

Venue: Lynchburg Museum at ... Date: 06/06/2014 - 12/31/2015 Location: Lynchburg

The exhibit will occupy much of the Museum's gallery space and tie in with existing exhibits which already have river-related themes. Objects on di... More Info

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Theodor de Bry colored engraving (ca. 1590) after John White painting. From the collections at The Mariners' Museum, Newport News, Va.

"Working and Racing on the Bay: The Chesapeake ...

Venue: Jamestown ... Date: 09/19/2014 - 09/08/2015 Location: Williamsburg
Theodor de Bry colored engraving (ca. 1590) after John White painting. From the collections at The Mariners' Museum, Newport News, Va.

Objects from The Mariners' Museum collection are featured in this special exhibition tracing the evolution of the dugout canoe through the centurie... More Info

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The World of Pocahontas, Unearthed at the Voorhees Archaearium, Historic Jamestowne

The World of Pocahontas, Unearthed

Venue: Historic Jamestowne Date: 06/06/2014 - 12/31/2015 Location: Jamestown
The World of Pocahontas, Unearthed at the Voorhees Archaearium, Historic Jamestowne

A new exhibit now open at Historic Jamestowne reveals new details about the material world of Virginia's Native peoples and their interaction with ... More Info

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The Virginia Dulcimer: 200 Year of Bowing, ...

Venue: History Museum of ... Date: 07/01/2014 - 09/30/2015 Location: Roanoke

The Virginia Dulcimer: 200 Year of Bowing, Strumming, and Picking Exhibit on loan from the Blue Ridge Institute at Ferrum.... More Info

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The Burning: Harvest of Flames for 13 Days Exhibit

Venue: The Heritage Museum Date: 10/03/2014 - 12/31/2015 Location: Dayton

Of all the fertile valleys in 19th century America, none was more important than the Shenandoah Valley. The rich farmlands yielded healthy crops an... More Info

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Courtesy of the Pinkhasov family

The Other Side of the Curtain:Soviet Jews Create ...

Venue: Beth Ahabah Museum ... Date: 11/17/2014 - 12/31/2015 Location: Richmond
Courtesy of the Pinkhasov family

The Other Side of the Curtain:Soviet Jews Create New Lives in Richmond, Virginia Through December 2015 In the late... More Info

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Coffee: The World in Your Cup Exhibition

Venue: The Mariners' ... Date: 02/21/2015 - 09/07/2015 Location: Newport News

From the plant to your mug, explore the world's most popular beverage shipped by sea. Guests can see the evolution of coffee, from its origins in E... More Info

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