Rick Britton Tour

Rick Britton Tour

<em><strong>Blog</strong></em> ABOUT THIS PHOTO Rufus Holsinger (1866-1930) took this photo of “Midway” looking east on March 7, 1917. This part of town at the crest of Vinegar Hill along the historic Three Notch’d Road (later...
NBC29 Covers New Programs

NBC29 Covers New Programs

<em><strong>Blog</strong></em> ABOUT THIS PHOTO Rufus Holsinger (1866-1930) took this photo of “Midway” looking east on March 7, 1917. This part of town at the crest of Vinegar Hill along the historic Three Notch’d Road (later...
Sunset Over the University Pond

Sunset Over the University Pond

<em><strong>Blog</strong></em> ABOUT THIS PHOTO Rufus Holsinger (1866-1930) took this photo of “Midway” looking east on March 7, 1917. This part of town at the crest of Vinegar Hill along the historic Three Notch’d Road (later...
UVA 1895

UVA 1895

Once upon a time, this was the most well-known, most widely published image of the University of Virginia.

The Making of a Mall

The Making of a Mall

Here’s the fascinating back story to the making of Charlottesville’s iconic Downtown pedestrian Mall.

“With a Thousand Others”

“With a Thousand Others”

An idea for a new organization in Charlottesville that would be dedicated to the study of the history of the region: first proposed on February 7, 1829.