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New Virginians: 1619–2019 & Beyond
Explore the immigration and refugee experience and Virginia's increasing diversity through video interviews with first-generation newcomers and personal items that represent their stories. In the Exhibition Gallery through December 7, 2019.
Now is your chance to nominate books for the 2019 Library of Virginia Literary Awards. The deadline for all nominations is February 12, 2019. Books eligible for the awards must have been written by a Virginia author or, in the case of nonfiction, works on a Virginia subject.
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An amazing journey awaits you on the Virginia History Trails App. Vacationers and “stay-cationers” alike will be amazed to learn about the 400+ stories that the Virginia History Trails have to offer. Just turn on the app’s GPS location function and discover the rich history that surrounds you.