Saturday, March 9, from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm The Jefferson School African American Heritage Center 233 4th St NW, Charlottesville
Bring in old family photos from the 1880s to the 1950s for a free appraisal. Learn how to preserve your photos (free archival materials provided). Contribute your family stories to local history Have a Holsinger style family portrait taken
View 500+ portraits of local African-Americans and learn more about Charlottesville area’s past through the photographs of the R.W. Holsinger/University Studio collection
The Jefferson School African American Heritage Center is located on the Second floor of the Jefferson School City Center. Its main entrance is on Commerce St, one-block north of West Main Street. It can also be entered from the City Center’s 4th Street entrance. Over 200 free parking spaces on 4th Street.
The Law School is installing its “Everyday People” on Monday February 4th on the second floor of the University of Virginia Law library. This mosaic of roughly 100 photographs highlights the contribution of black students, staff, and faculty to the everyday fabric of life at the University law school from 1950 to the present. It will run for the month of February.