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Photographs, prints, paintings, sculptures, artifacts, and other three-dimensional objects are included in the Society's museum collections. Items not currently on exhibition are generally available to be viewed by appointment.
VHS will respond to a request for an appointment within 3 work days. Appointments must be confirmed by VHS. All appointments take place at the VHS, located at 428 North Boulevard, Richmond, Virginia. [Get directions]
For those unable to visit Richmond, VHS staff can produce digital snapshots of most items. [Order digital snapshots] (Please note that VHS does not make "quick" scans for review.)
Please complete the following request form.
1. Your name:
8. Describe the nature of your research (i.e., personal, commercial, academic):
9. List and describe the items you wish to see: (include names, titles, or accession numbers)
10. Describe how you intend to use these items (i.e., private, publication, exhibition, advertising):
11. When would you like to view these items?
Day (appointments available Tuesday through Thursday)
Time (appointment times available between 10 am and 4 pm)