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Call Carolyn Davis (804)370-5285

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A treasure trove of American history, our collections include historical objects and cultural topics spanning from prehistoric times to the early 2oth Century: fossils, Native American artifacts, colonial settlement and expansion, local and regional history, American conflicts, John Wilkes Booth, Sidney King artwork, hand-painted toleware, White House China. and more. Most items have direct ties to families and significant, historical times in or around Caroline County, some dating back to 1744. Our two largest collections are The Skinner family Native American artifacts collections and Mr. Herbert Collins of the historic Green Falls Plantation, south of Bowling Green. Multiple families and individuals have also gifted or loaned items. Some of the items available in our Gift Shop include books, flags, children’s games, figurines, notecards and more.  We may also assist in your genealogy research!