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View Recent News & Articles from the Museums of Middlesex, and find Itinerary Ideas for your next visit to the area!

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Morgan v. Virginia (1946)

An article from the Middlesex County Museum & Historical Society. As you travel through the town of Saluda in Middlesex County, Virginia, you will find a historical marker in front of the Historic Middlesex County Courthouse. This marker signifies a paramount Supreme Court decision that

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Christmastime in Middlesex Count, Virginia | Landsdowne Urbanna
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Christmastime in Middlesex County, Virginia

The Holiday Season is upon us, and this time of year always brings back wonderful memories of the past. Sending Christmas cards, decorating the tree, warm fires in the fireplace or woodstove. And here in Middlesex, we even have some unique traditions of our own,

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A Middlesex County Educator Profile: Gerald Butler Harris (1893-1976)

Gerald Butler Harris (1893-1976) Educator, Businessman, Politician Gerald Butler Harris was born in Gloucester County, Virginia, on April 4, 1893. He attended Gloucester Agricultural and Industrial School (known as Gloucester Academy) at Capahosic and graduated from Lincoln University in Oxford, Pennsylvania in 1923. Harris did

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