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A reassessment of Robert E. Lee and Ulysses S. Grant, who have come to symbolize the two nations that fought the Civil War.

Grant and Lee

Annual Summer Book Sale

Saturday, June 7, 9:30am5:00pm
Virginia Historical Society
Pusey Museum Shop
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The Museum Shop will have thousands of gently used hard and softcover fiction and nonfiction books for sale. All of the donated books are in good condition and most have a connection with history. Titles will be sold for as low as 50 cents. Don't miss this chance to restock your library. This two-day sale will take place on June 6 and 7.

Donate your books for the annual Summer Book Sale

The VHS is looking for donations of gently used hard and soft cover, fiction and nonfiction books to sell at our annual Summer Book Sale. We are asking that they be in good condition and have a connection with history. 

Books may be donated at the VHS Museum Shop during regular business hours: Monday-Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We cannot accept any reference books (encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.), journals or magazines.

Donations are tax deductible. All money raised from the book sale supports the VHS educational programs. 

Jessica DeRuosi

Jessica DeRuosi, Senior Retail Officer

Save the dates, June 6th and 7th, to get all the books you need for a long, hot summer. If you have questions about book donations or the sale, please contact the Museum Shop at 804.342.9671.

Limited parking at VHS events

Parking is limited at the VHS due to construction. Please arrive in time to find parking in the VMFA parking deck, or in the lot behind St. Mark's Church on Colonial Avenue, or on the street. Remember, for VMFA members the parking deck is free.

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