The 2015 UCI Road World Championships are coming to Richmond, September 19-27. The courses will pass in front of the Library and will affect Library access. The Library’s lobby, exhibition, and the Virginia Shop will be open; the reading rooms and parking deck will be closed from September 21 through 25 and the entire Library will be closed on September 26. Please check our online calendar
for more details.
George Washington Letter, June 17, 1798
George Washington's letter of June 17, 1798 to the Liberty Hall Academy Trustees thanking them for renaming the school Washington Academy in his honor(George Washington Papers, Special Collections, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University)