|Traditional Indigenous Cultures of Virginia - Past and Present|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Age Group(s): Adult
Start Time: 6:30 PM
End Time: 7:30 PM
Join Duane Baldwin, Museum Education Specialist with the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, for an interesting and informative presentation about the traditional cultures of the Indigenous people of Virginia. This presentation will include a detailed look at Eastern Algonquian tribes and the Powhatan paramount chiefdom as well as the Siouan and Iroquoian groups of western and central Virginia. We will also examine the status of Virginia tribes today, their struggles to maintain their cultural identity, and the granting of state and federal recognition.Library: Tabb Library Map
Registration recommended but not required. Walk-ins welcome!
Questions? Call 757-890-5120.
Location: Tabb Meeting Room
Contact: York County Public Library
Contact Number: 757-890-5120
Presenter: Duane Baldwin, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation