Our Work: Advocacy

Jun
2

A Statement on the Death of George Floyd and the Impact of History

The national and global responses and outrage to the terrible and tragic events of George Floyd’s killing illuminate the long and violent American history of racism and injustice that began …

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Jun
27

Event

Tobacco Barn History Program

Tobacco Barn restored during the Tobacco Barn Restoration Project

Tobacco Barn restored during the Tobacco Barn Restoration Project

Jun 27, 2019 - Jun 26, 2019

6:00 pm — 8:00 pm

Danville Train Station
677 Craghead Street
Danville, VA 24541

Join Preservation Virginia and History United for a free Tobacco Barn History Program featuring a screening of Down in the Old Belt: Voices from the Tobacco South, a film created …

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May
20

Most Endangered Recap: The Ashland Theatre

Ashland Theatre

May is Preservation Month and we’re recapping previous Most Endangered Historic Places listings in the nominator’s own words. You can read updates on the Warm Springs Bath Houses and Gibson Cottage, the Carr-Greer …

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Mar
19

Event

African American Historic Resources Symposium

African American Historic Resources

Mar 19, 2019

9:00 am — 3:30 pm

Jefferson School African American Heritage Center
233 4th Street Northwest
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Join Preservation Virginia as we bring together the Virginia Rosenwald School Network and other advocacy and history groups for an in-depth look at the state of Virginia’s historic African American …

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Jan
23

Event

2019 Legislative Reception

Jan 23, 2019

5:30 pm — 7:30 pm

Hilton Downtown Richmond
501 E Broad St, Richmond, VA 23219

Registration is closed for this year’s Legislative Reception. Subscribe to our legislative alerts to keep up with the latest preservation news coming from the 2019 Virginia General Assembly session.    …

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