VA -- Richmond -- Virginia Museum of History and Culture (VMHC):
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- Specific picture descriptions: Photos above with "i" icons next to the bracketed sequence numbers (e.g. " ") are described as follows:
- VHS_220515_007.JPG: Airplane from Amusement Park Kiddie Ride
- VHS_220515_015.JPG: Coach
- VHS_220515_027.JPG: Welcome
- VHS_220515_034.JPG: New Acquisitions
- VHS_220515_035.JPG: Discharge Certificate for Pvt. Joseph Blair, 36th Infantry, US Colored Troops, 1866
- VHS_220515_041.JPG: Telegraph sounder, about 1900
- VHS_220515_046.JPG: Materials related to the COVID-19 vaccination program, December 2020
- VHS_220515_052.JPG: Storage jar, about 1880
- VHS_220515_066.JPG: Winter coat from Thalhimers Department Store, 1966
- VHS_220515_142.JPG: "An 1860s Man in His Heart"
The DP Newton Civil War Collection
- VHS_220515_164.JPG: Canteen spout belonging to William H. Sergeant, 15th New Jersey Infantry, 1861-1863
- VHS_220515_178.JPG: Clown bank, 1910s
- VHS_220515_187.JPG: Ice skates, 1940s-1960s
- VHS_220515_193.JPG: Marbles, early 1800s (modern replica)
- VHS_220515_199.JPG: US Navy toy soldiers, early to mid-1900s
- VHS_220515_203.JPG: Toy sewing machine, early to mid-1900s
- VHS_220515_210.JPG: Toy grocery store, 1900s-1910s
- VHS_220515_214.JPG: Cherry tree hatchet, 1914
As a young boy, George Washington famously said "Father, I cannot tell a lie..." or did he? Although this story was made up to teach a lesson about honesty, it has remained very popular and enduring. This souvenir hatchet is made from a cherry tree that grew at George Washington's birthplace in Westmoreland County, Virginia.
- VHS_220515_221.JPG: COVID journal entry, 2020
- VHS_220515_228.JPG: Lavender Braille Writer, 1960=1980s
- VHS_220515_248.JPG: Kline Kar, Seven-Passenger Touring Car, Series 6-38
- VHS_220515_291.JPG: This Museum
- VHS_220515_294.JPG: This Building
- VHS_220515_298.JPG: This Land
- VHS_220515_307.JPG: Our Mission
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and I can email them to you, or, depending on the number of images, just repost the page again will the full-sized images.
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