On October 12 at 5:30 p.m., Michael D. Gorman will deliver a Banner Lecture entitled “‘A Manner Which Would Not Have Been Permitted Towards Slaves’: Race, Reconstruction, and Memory in Postwar Richmond.”
Free to Founders and Council Members; $18 to Members
On October 19 at 5:30 p.m., Nathaniel Philbrick will deliver the J. Harvie Wilkinson, Jr. Lecture entitled “Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution.”
Join us for a free screening of "Chisholm ’72—Unbought & Unbossed." This screening is part of the "Created Equal" film and discussion series that focuses on themes related to civil rights, human rights, and social justice in American history.
Join political analyst Dr. Robert Holsworth for this two-part class on 3 and 10 November. We will anticipate and then reflect on the 2016 presidential election in this class that will take place before and after the presidential election.
Join us for an in depth look at the VHS’s newest exhibition, Arming the Commonwealth, which features more than fifty examples of nineteenth-century firearms, swords, and accoutrements from the VHS collection.