Pre-Col 2017 Session 1 Photo Album

An entire blog dedicated to photos from Session 1 of NIAHD’s Pre-College Summer Program in Early American History 2017.

Student Life 2017S1 (51)

Site Visits

In chronological order…

Special Collections, Swem Library

Pamunkey Museum – Colonial

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown – Civil War

Jamestown Island – Colonial

John Wickham House, John Marshall House & VA State Capitol – Civil War

Jamestown Settlement – Colonial

Highland & Monticello – Civil War

Bacon’s Castle – Colonial

Hot Water & The Capitol – Civil War

Historic Christ Church & Rosewell – Colonial

Shirley Plantation – Civil War

Shirley Plantation – Colonial

Somerset Place Plantation – Civil War

Frontier Culture Museum – Colonial

Petersburg Walking Tour – Civil War

Colonial Williamsburg (multiple days) – Colonial

Richmond Canal Walk & Historic Tredegar – Civil War

Wren Building & Fort Monroe – Civil War

Hanover County Courthouse, Scotchtown & St. John’s Church – Colonial

Mariners’ Museum – Civil War

Gaines’ Mill Battlefield, Cold Harbor Battlefield & National Cemetery – Civil War

American Revolution Museum at Yorktown – Colonial

Hollywood Cemetery – Civil War

Extracurricular Activities

In no particular order…

Guest Speakers

Dr. Dave Brown (Co-Director, Fairfield Foundation); Dr. Carl Lounsbury (Architectural Historian, NIAHD); Drew Gruber (Executive Director, Civil War Trails, Inc.)

A Conversation with Thomas Jefferson

A Conversation with Patrick Henry

English Country Dancing

Archaeology at Fairfield Plantation


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