Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit at Historic Courthouse Visitor Center

The Captain Jack Adams Camp #1951 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans has set up a very interesting exhibit in the Visitor Center of the Historic 1795 Shenandoah County Courthouse in Woodstock, VA.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit

The display will be on view until the end of October, 2018. As part of the exhibit, there is a selection of photos along the wall that showcase, in pictures, the many activities and areas of community service the Chapter has participated in over the years. It is also interesting to read the names of the many famous people who are descendants of Confederate Veterans.

The Visitor Center, located at 102 N. Main Street, in Woodstock, is open from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM every Thursday, Friday and Saturday and it is staffed by members of the Shenandoah County Historical Society. The SCHS bookstore is located in the Visitor Center, along with all of the free County Tourism materials available for visitors.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit


 

Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit at Historic Courthouse Visitor Center

The Captain Jack Adams Camp #1951 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans has set up a very interesting exhibit in the Visitor Center of the Historic 1795 Shenandoah County Courthouse in Woodstock, VA.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit

The display will be on view until the end of October, 2018. As part of the exhibit, there is a selection of photos along the wall that showcase, in pictures, the many activities and areas of community service the Chapter has participated in over the years. It is also interesting to read the names of the many famous people who are descendants of Confederate Veterans.

The Visitor Center, located at 102 N. Main Street, in Woodstock, is open from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM every Thursday, Friday and Saturday and it is staffed by members of the Shenandoah County Historical Society. The SCHS bookstore is located in the Visitor Center, along with all of the free County Tourism materials available for visitors.

Sons of Confederate Veterans Exhibit


Shenandoah County Historical Society Mission Statement

•   Foster a spirit of cooperation between existing organizations, writers, historians, genealogists, collectors, preservationists, and other members of the Shenandoah County community.

•   Aid in the collection and creation of materials and publications about the history of Shenandoah County and ensure that they are preserved and made available to the community.

•   Support efforts by citizens, organizations and government to preserve historic buildings and sites.

•   Share history through programs and exhibits.



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The Shenandoah County Historical Society was founded in 1985 and is established as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. It is completely volunteer driven. The Society is sustained by memberships, donations, grants and profits from book sales. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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Hand-made Walnut Coasters with Shenandoah County Seal

These are hand-made walnut coasters with the Shenandoah County seal on each one. They may be purchased singly or as a set with a holder for four coasters. 3 3/4 inch diameter. Single: $9, Holder: $10, Four-coaster set with holder: $42.

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Item# 112

Price: $42
Members: $42

Marriage Certificate

Copy of a Marriage Certificate from an 1875 family Bible. (May be completed by purchaser). 8 1/2 x 11.

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Item# 104

Price: $4
Members: $4

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Saturday, July 21st from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM: Colonial Kids Day in Millwood, VA
The Clarke County Historical Association will present hands-on activities that include black-smithing, craft-making, games and a scavenger hunt at the Historic Burwell Morgan Mill at 15 Tannery Lane in Millwood, VA.  Kids can also learn about the history of the Mill and watch grinding in action.  $5 per child.  Info:  540-955-2600

Sunday, July 22nd from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM: Native American Food Demonstrations in Winchester, VA
The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley at 901 Amherst St. in Winchester, VA  will celebrate the last day of the "Hear My Voice: Native American Art of the Past and Present" exhibition by exploring Native American cuisine with educator and culinary artist, Rene Locklear White.  Admission to the event is Free.  Fees apply to visit the Gardens and Galleries.  Info:  888-556-5799.

Saturday, July 28th from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM: A Civil War Conference on Confederate Icons will take place in Harrisonburg, VA
The Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation will present a Civil War Conference: Confederate Icons: History, Memory and the Future of Our Past at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA.  The Conferencve will focus on the history of Confederate icons such as monuments and the battle flag - and how their use, meaning and cultural acceptance have changed over the years.  Several noted speakers will participate.  The registration fee is $30 for non-members of the  Foundation and $27 for members.  Fee includes lunch.  Info:  540-740-4545

Upcoming events...

Saturday, July 21st from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM: Colonial Kids Day in Millwood, VA
The Clarke County Historical Association will present hands-on activities that include black-smithing, craft-making, games and a scavenger hunt at the Historic Burwell Morgan Mill at 15 Tannery Lane in Millwood, VA.  Kids can also learn about the history of the Mill and watch grinding in action.  $5 per child.  Info:  540-955-2600

Sunday, July 22nd from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM: Native American Food Demonstrations in Winchester, VA
The Museum of the Shenandoah Valley at 901 Amherst St. in Winchester, VA  will celebrate the last day of the "Hear My Voice: Native American Art of the Past and Present" exhibition by exploring Native American cuisine with educator and culinary artist, Rene Locklear White.  Admission to the event is Free.  Fees apply to visit the Gardens and Galleries.  Info:  888-556-5799.

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  • Hand-made Walnut Coasters with Shenandoah County Seal   •   These are hand-made walnut coasters with the Shenandoah County seal on each one. They may be purchased singly or as a set with a holder for four coasters. 3 3/4 inch diameter. Single: $9, Holder: $10, Four-coaster set with holder: $42.  Array  •   Item #112  •   Price: $42   Members: $42
  • Christmas Ornament   •   Ornament replica of the weather vane atop the historic Shenandoah County Court House 1772-1972. Gold-tone.  Array  •   Item #101  •   Price: $15   Members: $14
  • Shenandoah County Commemorative Plate   •   Shenandoah County Bi-Centennial Commemorative Plate 1772-1972. Porcelain. Round, 9-inch diameter.  Softcover  •   Item #111  •   Price: $8   Members: $8
  • Morrison Exhibition Note Cards   •   Four different photos from the collection of Morrison photos on display in the 2011 exhibit at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, Va. 16 cards. Four of 4 scenes with envelopes.  Array  •   Item #103  •   Price: $15   Members: $14
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    Morrison Exhibition Note Cards   •   Four different photos from the collection of Morrison photos on display in the 2011 exhibit at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley in Winchester, Va. 16 cards. Four of 4 scenes with envelopes.  Array  •   Item #103  •   Price: $15   Members: $14
    Morrison Exhibition Magnets   •   Refrigerator Magnet with photo from the 2011 Morrison exhibit at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley. Two different photos. 2x3 inches.  Array  •   Item #105  •   Price: $4   Members: $4

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