Civil War

What should be done with the remains of these unknown 19th-century Richmonders, found in a well on VCU's campus 22 years ago? more

Jun 5, 2016 6:30 AM Sunday Story

History, antiques and tomatoes — a tour of the “Ville” from one of its residents. more

May 24, 2016 11:50 AM R•HOME 1 Comments

In Central Virginia, many adventures in history are just down the road more

Feb 18, 2016 9:44 AM Travel

From Sourcebook 2016: Moments in Richmond’s history that pushed the region forward more

Feb 16, 2016 12:01 PM

Richmonders want a physical site that recognizes the city’s long overlooked role in the domestic slave trade and its implications. But when and where will they finally receive it? more

Jan 26, 2016 12:29 PM Features

The Richmond-filmed PBS series "Mercy Street" strives for accuracy in its portrayal of medicine as practiced in the Civil War era. more

Jan 14, 2016 3:33 PM Health

Nathan Vernon Madison started out researching text for interpretive signs at the Tredegar Iron Works site. What he found was a rich history of men and machines pitted against nature, war, economic vagaries and the bonds of families. more

Dec 16, 2015 3:05 PM Arts

Who had good year? And who didn’t? The year that was, summed up more

Dec 7, 2015 1:46 PM , , , , Features

Visit the set of upcoming PBS series 'Mercy Street' and watch our interview with Executive Producer Lisa Wolfinger. more

Dec 2, 2015 10:41 AM

Reconstruction in Richmond advanced political and educational changes for blacks through the 1890s, but many of those gains evaporated as the federal government looked the other way more

Nov 9, 2015 12:39 PM Features

A peek inside this month's issue of Richmond magazine more

Oct 26, 2015 2:35 PM

Five simple routes that make you almost forget you are doing all that pedaling more

Sep 14, 2015 12:22 PM Recreation

Twenty-one years after the discovery of an old medical school well filled with the bones of men, women and children — most of them African-American — a descendant community grapples with how to right a wrong. more

Sep 8, 2015 3:01 PM Features 1 Comments

Scholar, activist, author to kick off VCU speaker series more

Sep 2, 2015 2:30 PM Education

When the disease struck Richmond, little was known about ‘The Summer Complaint’ more

Aug 18, 2015 11:21 AM History

The Jones administration will hold community meetings to gather ideas on how best to memorialize the Lumpkin’s Jail site in Shockoe Bottom. more

Aug 13, 2015 5:44 PM News

In a changed city and media climate, The Richmond Free Press moves into a future without founder Ray Boone more

Aug 12, 2015 10:14 AM Features 2 Comments

We asked city leaders and well-known Richmond personalities who else belongs on Monument Avenue; here are their suggestions. more

Jun 30, 2015 12:00 AM 2 Comments

Who deserves a spot on Richmond's famed Monument Avenue? Here are the figures you told us you'd like to see there. more

Jun 30, 2015 12:00 AM

In this throwback to June 2007, Harry Kollatz, Jr. spent a little quality time with the bronzed Marble Man. more

Jun 25, 2015 11:04 AM Arts

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