Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities

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Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities (APVA)

Address:204 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23220

Established: 1889. Description:Dedicated to preserving and promoting Virginia's historic structures, landscapes, collections, communities and archaeological sites. Conducts lectures and workshops at its sites. Members receive free admission to APVA properties open to the public. Members: 4,000. Dues: $40/year.
Publications: Preservation Virginia Journal (biannually); free to members.

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Dating the official birth of the Commonwealth of Virginia's environmental movement as March 31, 1964, when the Virginia General Assembly created the Virginia Outdoor Recreation Study Commission, Peters (former historian and publication manager, Virginia Department of Historic Resources) examines the early years of the movement, focusing on the activities of such groups as the state chapter of The Nature Conservancy, the Piedmont Environmental Council, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, and APVA Preservation Virginia.
Proceeds from the sale of the coins will support America's 400th Anniversary commemorative events, and the organizations that run Jamestown Settlement and Historic Jamestowne -- the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, the National Park Service and APVA Preservation Virginia.
Developed by APVA Preservation Virginia, the 7,500 sq.
APVA Preservation Virginia launched the dig in 1994 as a way of celebrating Jamestown's upcoming 400th anniversary in 2007.