Gloucester Agricultural and Industrial School

Gloucester Agricultural and Industrial School

Founded in 1888, Gloucester Agricultural and Industrial School, also known as Capahosic Academy, was a private high school built for African Americans before public high schools were available to them. This collection contains meeting notes, pamphlets, and correspondence, and other ephemera...

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    Virginia Untold: Free Registers (indexing)

    Virginia Untold: Free Registers (indexing)

    Virginia Untold provides digital access to records that document some of the lived experiences of enslaved and free Black people in the Library of Virginia’s collections. Please help improve the discoverability of these sources by transcribing one of the project's many record types, registers of...

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      World War I Questionnaires

      World War I Questionnaires

      These questionnaires give us a glimpse into the lives of WWI veterans. Help us transcribe them! On 7 January 1919, Governor Davis created the Virginia War History Commission whose goal was “to complete an accurate and complete history of Virginia’s military, economic and political...

      Virginia Untold: Bills of Sale and Deeds

      Virginia Untold: Bills of Sale and Deeds

      Virginia Untold provides digital access to records that document some of the lived experiences of enslaved and free Black people in the Library of Virginia’s collections. Please help improve the discoverability of these sources by transcribing two of the project's many record types, bills of...

      Virginia Untold: Free Registers (free form)

      Virginia Untold: Free Registers (free form)

      Virginia Untold provides digital access to records that document some of the lived experiences of enslaved and free Black people in the Library of Virginia’s collections. Please help improve the discoverability of these sources by transcribing one of the project's many record types, registers of...

      Virginia Untold: Bills of Sale and Deeds, Henrico County

      Virginia Untold: Bills of Sale and Deeds, Henrico County

      Virginia Untold provides digital access to records that document some of the lived experiences of enslaved and free Black people in the Library of Virginia’s collections. Please help improve the discoverability of these sources by transcribing two of the project's many record types, bills of...