Tag: Revolutionary War

Pamplin Historical Park

Pamplin Park to host Independence Day program

Pamplin Historical Park & The National Museum of the Civil War Soldier in Petersburg will celebrate Independence Day on July 4, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with activities and programs.


Extras needed for AMC TV series filming in Richmond

The AMC television series TURN: Washington’s Spies begins filming in the Central Virginia/Richmond area at the end of September and continues through February 2015.


Kitty Greene: A strong woman who helped shape a nation

A close friend of Virginia’s Revolutionary War heroes Patrick Henry and George Washington, Catharine “Kitty” Littlefield Greene, was known as a vivacious flirt who could be brutally honest.


McAuliffe announces AMC TV series will return to Virginia

Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today that the AMC television series TURN will be returning to Virginia to film its second season.


AMC Studios’ colonial era spy series filmed in Virginia premieres April 6

When the new AMC TV series “TURN” premieres on Sunday, April 6 at 9 pm ET, Virginians will get their first opportunity to view the Revolutionary War-era saga about America’s first spy ring.


Author/historian Charles Culbertson highlights Staunton

With the continued popularity of his two earlier books of Staunton history drawn from the archives of the current & earlier local newspapers, Charles Culbertson has finally produced a third volume of all-new stories!


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