Frances Latimer in the Northampton County, Virginia Clerk’s Office.
Life for Me Ain’t Been No Crystal Stair
David Bearinger remembers Frances Latimer and the important contribution she made to telling the story of African Americans on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.
Ralph Alan Cohen leads discussion at 2011 No Kidding Shakespeare Camp for Adults. Photo by Pat Jarrett.
Shakespeare’s American Home: Interview with a VFH Project Director
VFH catches up with Ralph Alan Cohen about the early days of American Shakespeare Center and some help VFH gave along its way.
Three generations of peanut farmers, Wooten farm in Surry County. Photo courtesy of Amy Drewry and Felice Hancock.
Invisible Thread: The Story of Peanuts in Western Tidewater
VFH has awarded a series of grants to support the development of a documentary film exploring the history of peanuts.
Prio Bangla festival - Arlington, VA
The Changing Face of Virginia: Immigration and the Humanities
Immigration and the Humanities: Less than fifty years ago, in 1970, only one in every 100 people living in Virginia had been born outside the United States. In 2012, the figure was one in nine.