Stephen Adkins, VFH Board Member and Chief of the Chickahominy Indian Tribe, presenting at NMAI on the differing experiences of European-Native contact. Photo by Katherine Fogden, National Museum of the American Indian.
Meet VFH Board Member Stephen Adkins
VFH Board member Stephen Adkins served on the school board for Charles City County where he became aware of a void in the way the story of Virginia Indians was told in Virginia history classrooms.
Holly Cowan Shulman, founding director of Documents Compass and editor of the Dolley Madison Digital Edition. Photo by Luca DiCecco.
Unlike a traditional print documentary edition or even a digital book, the Dolley Madison Digital Edition allows the user to explore the First Lady’s world.
Virginia Folklife master and apprentice shape note singers. Photo by Pat Jarrett.
Shenandoah Valley Shape Note Singers
With Good Reason‘s Kelley Libby visits a shape note sing near Harrisonburg, VA that was the first all-day singing from the new Shenandoah Harmony tunebook.