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Law & Order: In honor of Buddy Jackson

  Stop by Westmoreland County Museum to see our current exhibits, running through mid-November. “Law & Order: In honor of Buddy Jackson”.  If you can’t make it in person to see our exhibits, watch our “Law & Order” video on Buddy Jackson here: Law & Order Video

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Grant’s Church Exhibit

      Grant United Methodist Church Methodists have been meeting in the Lerty area of Westmoreland County since the 1870’s. They used a field school that was located on the property of Frances Lucy Belfield and then the home of Mrs. Stella Wroe for their meetings. The first Church building was constructed in 1883 under […]

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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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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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Newsletter

October 2013 Newsletter

Have a look at our October 2013 newsletter. Included are important updates and events for the month of October.

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Photos and Judie Delano’s collection will be on display at the Westmoreland County Museum and Visitors’ Center during the October 5, Fall Festival in Montross.  Source: Westmoreland News

Westmoreland News: Memories Old and New

For Bridget Gillions memories of her first business in Montross, 25 years ago, are bittersweet. The shop, Earlene’s Flowers & Gifts was torn down in 2008.

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Mourning Jewelry

Mourning in the Victorian Era

Premiering for the Fall Festival, Judie Delano will be showcasing her extensive 30-year collection of Mourning Jewelry at the Westmoreland County Museum.

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Newsletter

2013 Spring Museum Newsletter

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