Legislative ReceptionFebruary 5, 2020
Hilton Downtown Richmond
Our annual Legislative Reception will be held at the Hilton Downtown Richmond on February 5th. This is a free event and a good way to meet staff and General Assembly members, as well as others working in the fields of preservation and conservation. Registration is required. See: https://preservationvirginia.org/events/2020-legislative-reception/
Most Endangered Places List
If you are aware of a historic site you would like to nominate for the list, please submit an application by February 29, 2020. Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page to see the sites listed in previous years. If you have questions, feel free to contact me or Lisa Bergstrom (firstname.lastname@example.org). The nomination form can be found here.
John Marshall, the Supreme Court and the Trail of TearsFebruary 29, 2020
The Virginia Museum of History and Culture
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
In partnership with the Center for the Study of American Indian Law & Policy, Preservation Virginia will host a symposium to discuss the legacy of Supreme Court decisions under Chief Justice John Marshall and their impact on Native American sovereignty. To register: https://preservationvirginia.org/events/john-marshall-the-supreme-court-and-the-trail-of-tears/
2020 Conference SeriesThree, one-day conferences will be offered this year:
- Preserving African American Historic Places, Friday, March 6 from 9 am - 3 pm at Alexandria History Museum at The Lyceum in Alexandria, VA | Click here for details and to register. SGHRP chair Ana Edwards will be a presenter at this conference.
- Recording and Preserving African American Cemeteries, and
- Historic Resources, Seal Level Rise and Flooding Adaptation Strategies.
Please check our website for more information and registration: https://preservationvirginia.org/upcoming-events/