May 15, 2007 – July 15, 2007
Quilt, Hexagon Flowers, made by Martha Watkins Nuckols Dabney of Goochland County, c. 1840. Gift of Ada-Clarke N. Davis of Reedville in honor of her grandsons, Nathaniel Dabney Davis Swallen and Seth Christian Davis Swallen.
Eight tin cups used at Clifton Farm by Works Progress Administration workers during the Great Depression and early WWII; two tobacco tins. Gift of the Crigler family of Clifton Farm, Culpeper County.
Souvenir brochure, map, and postcard from the 1907 Jamestown Exposition. Gift of C. E. McMurtrie, Lancaster, Pa.
Statue of Meriwether Lewis and his dog, Seaman. Maquette size, original at Fort Lewis, Washington. Gift of the Meriwether Society, Inc.
VIP passes, brochures, invitations, and programs for various events held during America's 400th Anniversary Weekend at Jamestown. Gift of W. Tayloe Murphy, Jr., and Helen Turner Murphy.
Commemorative plates, United Order of Tents - Negro Women, Hampton, Virginia, 1896–1961 and Evergreen Baptist Church, Evergreen, Virginia, 1907–1957. Purchased through the Elis Olsson Memorial Foundation Fund.