I love the Virginia Historical Society. The staff are kind, helpful, and genuinely interested in your research and interests in Virginia's history.
Emmanuel Dabney (Living Social)
Our collections consist of a wide range of objects, including books and bound serials, Confederate imprints, sheet music, broadsides, newspapers, family and personal papers, business and organizational records, genealogical materials, maps, paintings, prints, postcards, weapons, militaria, glass plate negatives, and photographs from the nineteenth to the twenty-first centuries.
Do you have a brief question for the reference desk? Librarians can also provide limited assistance to researchers over the phone (804.342.9677). Would you like to obtain photocopies or higher quality digital reproductions of items in our collections?