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Leedstown Resolution

In honor of the 248th Anniversary of the Leedstown Resolution. Source: The Northern Neck of Virginia Law Page. What follows is the text of the document (with signatures) known as Leedstown Resolves, or Westmoreland Resolves, a courageous protest against the Stamp Act,executed on 27 February 1766 by the Westmoreland County, Virginia citizens whose names are […]

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Robert Washington Sydnor

New to the Museum: Confederate Dollar Bill

New to Westmoreland County Museum’s collection: a 1862 Westmoreland County, VA Confederate dollar bill. It was donated by Charles Sydnor in memory of Robert Washington Sydnor. Thank you, Charles, for your wonderful donation!

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Claudia McDermott

Claudia McDermott’s Art and Wine Postponed

Due to the impending weather the Art and Wine scheduled for this evening has been postponed.

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Student ornaments

Holiday Hours

Attention: the museum’s new holiday hours.

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Westmoreland County Garden Club

Westmoreland County Garden Club

Thank you to the ladies of the Westmoreland County Garden Club for decorating the Westmoreland County Museum.

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Christmas Decorations

Wakefield Building Christmas Decorations

Stop by the Wakefield Furniture Building to visit our mini Christmas town. Carolyn Rander decorated small trees with candy, and Andy Rander set up his trains! It is so cool!

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Rocking horse

Old Timey Letters to Santa

Stop by and visit our celebration of Christmas. It beats the holiday crowds!!!!

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Student ornaments

Student Ornaments

The Westmoreland County Public Schools are again helping the Westmoreland Museum get ready to celebrate the holidays.

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Montross Fall Festival

2013 Montross Fall Festival

Images from this years Montross Fall Festival with displays at the Wakefield Furniture Building.

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2013 Christmas Ornaments

For Sale: 2013 Christmas Ornaments

Westmoreland County Museum is now selling its 2013 Christmas Ornaments with an image of the Historic Westmoreland County Courthouse for $10, tax included!

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