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 and for more details.

[search options]

Virginia Cavalcade Volume 4, Number 4, Spring 1955

Table of Contents Page Number
"A Constant Tuting" [Colonial Music], by William H. Gaines, Jr. 4
Richmond's Flowering Second Market, by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 8
College on a Race Track [Randolph-Macon College], by Robert L. Scribner 14
Fairy Tears [Staurolite Crystals] in the Blue Ridge Foothills, by James R. Short 18
The Final Maneuvers: Retreat and Surrender, April 2-9, 1865, by Robert L. Scribner 20
Common Sense in the Household [Marion Harland's Cookbook], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 27
Old Men Remember [Revolutionary Soldier Daniel Morgan], by William H. Gaines, Jr. 32
"A Place Fitted for Praise" [Lutheran Church, Winchester, 1764-1854], by William H. Gaines, Jr. 38
Mr. Jefferson's Rock Bridge [Natural Bridge], by Robert L. Scribner 42