Virginia, 1778: Women have never had the franchise, but will that change under a new government? Meet Hannah Corbin and her brother Richard Henry Lee as they explore the future of voting rights and the meaning of representation.
Dates & Times
The Doctrine of Representation
Clothing Enslaved People in Colonial Virginia
This lecture will explore some of the complex relationships between apparel, labor, identity, and enslavement.
Art Museums Admission
A Gown in a Day
Visit with the Mantua-makers at the Margaret Hunter Shop throughout the day to track their progress as they create a gown from start to finish in an eighteenth-century workday.
Music: In the Wythe Parlor
Join members of the Governor’s Musick in the Wythe House Parlor as domestic music is performed on period instruments.