"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
William Byrd II
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Learn about how the Equal Suffrage League of Virginia helped women gain the right to vote.

Equal Suffrage League of Virginia
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Acknowledgements

An American Turning Point: The Civil War in Virginia is a signature program of the Virginia Sesquicentennial of the American Civil War Commission.

Civil War Sesquicentennial 150 logo

NEH logo

 

 

 

 

 

 

Virginia Historical Society

 

Additional support is provided by:

  • The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia
  • The Cecil R. and Edna S. Hopkins Family Foundation
  • The Roller-Bottimore Foundation
  • The Richard and Caroline T. Gwathmey Memorial Trust
  • The Garland and Agnes Taylor Gray Foundation, a supporting organization of The Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia
  • The E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation
  • The Norfolk Southern Foundation
  • The W. E. Betts, Jr. Memorial Fund, established by the William Davis Family, the Earle Betts Family, and the James Wall Family
  • The Virginia Department of Historic Resources

 

The following organizations are lending objects to the exhibition:

American Numismatic Society

American Numismatic Society
Colorado Springs, Colorado
www.money.org

Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics, Inc.

Hanger Prosthetics & Orthotics, Inc.
Austin, Texas
www.hanger.com

The Mariner's Museum logo

The Mariners' Museum
Newport News, Virginia
www.mariner.com

Massachusetts Historical Society Logo

Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston, Massachusetts
www.masshist.org

Monitor National Marine Sanctuary, NOAA logo

Monitor National Marine Sanctuary, NOAA
Newport News, Virginia
monitor.noaa.gov

Museum of the Confederacy logo

Museum of the Confederacy
Richmond, Virginia
www.moc.org

National Museum of Civil War Medicine logo

National Museum of Civil War Medicine
Frederick, Maryland
www.civilwarmed.org

National Museum of Health and Medicine logo

National Museum of Health and Medicine
Washington, D.C.
www.nlm.nih.gov/hmd/medtour/nmhm.html

New-York Historical Society logo

New-York Historical Society
New York, New York
www.nyhistory.org/web

Pamplin Historical Park logo

Pamplin Historical Park
Petersburg, Virginia
www.pamplinpark.org/web

Petersburg National Battlefield (NPS) logo

Petersburg National Battlefield
Petersburg, Virginia
www.nps.gov/pete

Southern Museum logo

Southern Museum
Kennesaw, Georgia
www.southernmuseum.org

Valentine Richmond History Center logo

Valentine Richmond History Center
Richmond, Virginia
www.richmondhistorycenter.com

Virginia Department of Historic Resources logo

Virginia Department of Historic Resources
Richmond, Virginia
www.dhr.virginia.gov

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts logo

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Richmond, Virginia
www.vmfa.state.va.us

West Point Museum logo

West Point Museum
West Point, New York
www.usma.edu/museum

White Oak Museum logo

White Oak Museum
Falmouth, Virginia
www.whiteoakmuseum.com

Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society logo

Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society
Winchester, Virginia
www.winchesterhistory.org

Wisconsin Veterans Museum logo

Wisconsin Veterans Museum
Madison, Wisconsin
museum.dva.state.wi.us

Special thanks:

  • John H. Bowman
  • Charles F. Bryan, Jr.
  • Scott Henley
  • Charles R. Heyl
  • Kernstown Battlefield Association
  • Del. L. Scott Lingamfelter
  • Joe Maghe
  • Brian P. Musselwhite
  • Lance Pedigo
  • John Pelletier
  • Christopher T. Shores
  • Benjamin Swartz
  • John R. Watson
  • Dr. T. Adrian Wheat

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