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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 2, Number 3, Winter 1952

Table of Contents Page Number
The White House of the Confederacy, by Robert L. Scribner 4
From Staunton to the White House: Virginia, Virginians, and Woodrow Wilson, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 7
The Pathfinder of the Seas: Matthew Fontaine Maury, by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman and Robert L. Scribner 11
A Bouquet of Beauties: Some Noted Virginia Belles of the Nineteenth Century, by James H. Bailey 17
Betty Lewis, Virginia Matron: George Washington's Sister, by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 22
The Symbolism of Our [Commonwealth's] Seal, by W. Edwin Hemphill 27
"A Few Men Well Conducted": The Exploits of George Rogers Clark, Virginia-born Conqueror of the Northwest, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 34
The Last Days of a President-Elect [William Henry Harrison], by William H. Gaines, Jr. 40
The Medical College of Virginia, by Robert L. Scribner 43