The old gray mare—she ain’t what she used to be. Or so the old song goes.
And such was the case for the millions of equestrians conscripted into service, North and South, during the Civil War. 171 more words
RICHMOND, Va. (RichmondBizSense.com) – A philanthropic Richmond couple’s final gift to a local nonprofit was a prized piece of real estate. And now the 13,000-square foot home is on the market. 156 more words
The Virginia Historical Society has been collecting since 1831. Included in our unique collection are 8-million processed manuscripts, 200,000 books, 290,000 prints and photographs, and 32,000 museum objects documenting the daily lives and times of all Virginians. 149 more words