"In the Beginning, all America was Virginia."
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Learning History from a Charred Corn Cob

Chris Van Tassell

In this video, Program Coordinator Chris Van Tassell discusses a charred piece of corn in the Virginia Historical Society's long-term exhibition The Story of Virginia, an American Experience.