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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 39, Number 4, Spring 1990

Table of Contents Page Number
"Members in Good Standing": Richmond's Community of Former Slaves, 1865-1873, by Peter J. Rachleff   148
Into the Valley of Virginia: The 1852 Travel Account of Curran Swaim, by David W. Coffey   158
Canalbank Life: Recollections of the Great Dismal, by Bland Simpson    172
From Captive to Ally: Italian Prisoners of War in Virginia, 1943-1945, by Louis E. Keefer   182