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History of Virginia


The History of Virginia begins with documentation by the first Spanish explorers to reach the area in the 1500s, when it was occupied chiefly by Algonquian, ...

Virginia - U.S. States - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Virginia, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Virginia Historical Society


The Society's mission is to collect, preserve, and interpret the Commonwealth's past for the enjoyment of present and future generations.

Virginia History | The History of Virginia State | The US50


The US50 - Virginia is a extensive guide to the history and historic events from the state of Virginia.

A Brief History of the Virginia Colony, 1607-1679 - Celebrate Boston


Colony Of Virginia. A Brief History. "In the spring of 1541, six years from the discovery of the river St. Lawrence, another equally important river, the Mississippi, ...

History - County of Henrico, Virginia


History of Henrico Police · Virginia Historical Society · Valentine Museum · Historic Jamestown Resources. Don't miss Richmond's Canal Walk that meanders ...

Historic Sites - Virginia Is For Lovers


Virginia is an American history icon. Our country began here in 1607, and it's no surprise that the Old Dominion has more than its share of historic and historical ...

Department of Historic Resources, Historical Highway Markers


With their texts of black lettering against a silver background and their distinctive shape, Virginia's state historical highway markers are hard to miss along the ...

The Library of Virginia | Virginia Women In History


Women have played an integral part in Virginia from its beginnings, yet their contributions have often been overlooked in the history books. Through the annual ...

West Virginia Archives and History-History Center


The West Virginia Archives and History web site offers detailed information on ... Highway Historical Marker Program ... West Virginia Historical Society Journal

Virginia became the 10th state on June 25, 1788.
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Virginia: Map, History, Population, Facts, Capitol, Flag, Tree ...


Find all about Virginia and its history, trivia about the state, economic and statistical information, population and more.

Virginia | history - geography - state, United States | Britannica.com


Virginia was nicknamed the Old Dominion for its loyalty to the exiled Charles II of England during ... Within its borders lie many important historical monuments.

Virginia's History - American Studies @ The University of Virginia


WPA Guide to Virginia: Virginia History. When on May 14, 1607 the Susan B. Constant, Godspeed, and Discovery landed at Jamestown the colonists sent by the ...