Accountant Applications Due by Feb. 28

The Historical Society of Western Virginia has an immediate opening for a part-time Accounting Manager responsible for the financial recordkeeping

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Meet Our Sponsors

 The Society and its museums could not function without the help of area governments, grant sources and local businesses. We

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Saying Goodbye to a Founder, Louise Kegley

The Historical Society of Western Virginia recently said goodbye to Louise F. Kegley, who until her death Jan. 6 was

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Cast Iron Bank Exhibit Now Open

On Feb. 3, the Historical Society of Western Virginia, Roanoke, opened “You Can Bank On Us: Mechanical and Still Banks

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Thank you to ‘Fantasyland 2017’ Visitors

Fantasyland — 2017, the Society’s annual event of holiday displays and special music and story programs ended Dec.  21 with

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‘So You Want to Buy (or Build) a Drone’

The  free workshop on drones, with a focus on camera drones,  presented Saturday, Oct. 21, by Wayne McKinney and Mike

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‘Back Creek’ book topic of lecture Feb. 27; Virginia in WW1 coming in March

The 2018 Kegley Lecture Series of the Historical Society of Western Virginia opens Jan. 23, a Tuesday, with a talk

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Casselwold, Now a Retirement Community, Has Interesting Ownership History

COLLECTIONS CORNER: By Ashley Webb, Curator As overall Collections Manager for the Historical Society, I often get to see unique

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Photo classes great success; Watch for more!

The “Visual History – Then and Now” series of camera classes that ended June 24 at the O. Winston Link

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Good food, good conversation at reception

Thursday (May4) evening’s reception at the O. Winston Link Museum and History Museum of Western Virginia brought out familiar faces

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