A WONDERFUL PRESENTATION!!

We had a wonderful meeting and presentation on the history of the James River at the Williamsburg Library on Sunday, October 13. Our attendance was very good, especially considering we were competing with several events for parking and an audience.  Thank you to Sharon Short for coordinating the excellent speaker, William (Bill) Fox and his presentation. We are very pleased … Read More

TVHSA WONDERFUL PRESENTATION!!

REMINDER: October Lecture on October 13

O Tidewater Virginia Historical Society will host William A. Fox How much do you know about the history of the James River? William A. Fox, author, will present intriguing facts on the James, share historic photos from his extensive collection, and describe unique places to visit along the James River.    Date:  October 13, 2019 Time:  2:00pm Where:  Williamsburg Regional … Read More

TVHSREMINDER: October Lecture on October 13

October Lecture is Announced: The James River

O Tidewater Virginia Historical Society will host William A. Fox How much do you know about the history of the James River? William A. Fox, author, will present intriguing facts on the James, share historic photos from his extensive collection, and describe unique places to visit along the James River.    Date:  October 13, 2019 Time:  2:00pm Where:  Williamsburg Regional … Read More

TVHSOctober Lecture is Announced: The James River

REMINDER: TVHS Lecture and Tour on September 05

Influence of the Traditional Anglican Churches in the 17th Century Join us for a lecture by Carl Lounsbury (retired) Senior Architectural Historian, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for 35 years Historic Jamestowne 1368 Colonial Parkway, Williamsburg, Virginia Historic Jamestown Visitor’s Center (Ask for the Conference Room or Classroom at the Visitor’s Center) SEPTEMBER 5, 2019 From 10 am to 12 noon Learn … Read More

TVHSREMINDER: TVHS Lecture and Tour on September 05

TVHS Lectures and Tours Return in September

Influence of the Traditional Anglican Churches in the 17th Century Join us for a lecture by Carl Lounsbury (retired) Senior Architectural Historian, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for 35 years Historic Jamestown, 1368 Colonial Parkway, Williamsburg, Virginia Historic Jamestown Visitor’s Center (Classroom) SEPTEMBER 5, 2019 From 10 am to 12 noon Learn about the history of the churches of Jamestown built on … Read More

TVHSTVHS Lectures and Tours Return in September

We Hope You Enjoyed Our Excellent Lecture on 06-May

We had an excellent presentation from Christopher McDaid and Carl Lounsbury on 05-May. Our next event is to tour the historic locations discussed.

TVHSWe Hope You Enjoyed Our Excellent Lecture on 06-May

DEADLINE FOR May 16 BUS TOUR

There is a firm cut-off date and time for the Bus Tour because of pre-access security approval to Fort Eustis and requirements of the caterer. If you want to be part of this tour, you will need to be on the Bus and you will need to send the following information to Sharon Short <short43543@gmail.com> No Later Than 12 noon Friday, … Read More

TVHSDEADLINE FOR May 16 BUS TOUR

FRIENDLY REMINDER!!

A RARE JOURNEY THROUGH HISTORY: Matthew Jones House at Mulberry Island –  Fort  Eustis Custom House, Yorktown Hornsby House Inn, Yorktown MAY 5, 2019           Free LECTURE (Open to the Public): Time/Location:  At 2pm Williamsburg Library Theater (515 Scotland Street) Christopher McDaid, extensive archaeology career with field work in Arizona, Bermuda, North Carolina, and Virginia.  He has been the regional … Read More

TVHSFRIENDLY REMINDER!!

TVHS SUPPORTS 12th PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY DIG DAYS PROGRAM

A message from our friends at New Quarter Park ……….. Written by Sara Lewis, Park Interpreter New Quarter Park Our Partnership (Still) Makes History Happen at New Quarter Park . . . And You Can Help  Twelve years ago, archaeology was a two-hour, once-every-year-or-so interpretive program at New Quarter Park. Today, the public archaeology program is a much-anticipated hands-on program … Read More

TVHSTVHS SUPPORTS 12th PUBLIC ARCHAEOLOGY DIG DAYS PROGRAM