Have a wonderful 4th of July!

John Trumbull's Declaration of Independence, 1819.

John Trumbull’s Declaration of Independence, 1819.

Did you know that if you search for the term “4th of July” in the Virginia Heritage database that 59 matches are returned? The term “Independence Day” yields an additional 20 matches. You never know what you might find until you search our finding aids and more are added all the time.

Have a fun and safe 4th of July!

Washington Monument located at the Virginia state capital. The image is from Harper's Weekly, 1858.  Image courtesy of  VCU Libraries Digital Collections.

Washington Monument located at the Virginia state capital. The image, courtesy of VCU Libraries Digital Collections, originally appeared in Harper’s Weekly, 1858.

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