The Civil Rights History Project: Survey of Collections and Repositories
Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History
975 Main Street
Email: [email protected]
Repository URL: http://www.danvillemuseum.org/
Repository description (extant): The Danville Museum of Fine Arts & History is located in the Sutherlin Mansion on Millionaires Row in Danville, Virginia. Built for William T. Sutherlin in 1859, the house has become well known as the "Last Capitol of the Confederacy" during the final week of the Civil War. In 1974, the house was opened as a Fine Arts & History Museum. The site has been designated as a Virginia Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. it is also a TimeTravelers site.
Repository type: Museum
[Danville (VA) civil rights movement collection]