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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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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‘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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Link’s train photos document rural culture

Winston Link’s photographs, on display at the O. Winston Link Museum in Roanoke, focus on trains. They also are as

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Check out our digital collection

Take a trip back in time online at the Historical Society of Western Virginia collection of online archives. You can find

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Early NS (NW) photos on exhibit at Link Museum

Five series of large format railroad-related prints will be in a rotating exhibit through fall 2017 at the O. Winston

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Local Writer Pens History of Evergreen Cemetery

Society Board Member Donald Wilson, President of Evergreen Burial Park, has recently written a history book entitled, “Evergreen: A Century

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New O. Winston Link Posters are In!

After much preparation to have new posters made, “Schaffers Crossing,” “Sometimes the Electricity Fails,” and “Old Maude” are all back in stock!

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History Museum Has Roanoke Area Maps!

The History Museum of Western Virginia is an excellent source for local maps of historic interest!

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