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Charlottesville Tomorrow featured Sarah Garland Boyd Jones (1866–1905) in “How one family owned and ran the largest Black-owned farm in Albemarle County — for generations”
Cardinal News featured Eugenic Sterilization in Virginia in “100 years ago, Virginia authorized forced sterilizations and a ‘paper genocide’”

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Oliver Cromwell forcibly dissolves Parliament. The legal body's replacement, a nominated assembly of religious men known as the Barebones Parliament, votes for its own... Learn More
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Sir Jeffery Amherst (1717–1797)

Jeffery Amherst was a British army general and royal governor of Virginia from 1759 until 1768. Born in Kent County, England, Amherst served as commander of British forces in...