"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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Discover Charles Peale Polk's painting of George Washington.

George Washington
1 DAY ONLY: 4/4/15 VHS displays flag @VirginiaCapitol that flew over #RVA after occupation in 1865 #RVA150 #CW150 t.co/pFv60Snzbv

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Fulfilling both our mission statement and our strategic objectives are important to the staff at the VHS. Our Board of Trustees and Leadership Team help ensure that the society runs smoothly and follows proper protocol and policies. All our governance policies, recent annual reports, and institutional memberships are available online.