Museum Capitol News Service

Arianna Coghill, left, with Virginia Commonwealth University’s Capitol News Service, visited the James Solomon Russell/Saint Paul’s College Museum and Archives on April 2 to gather information on a news story she is writing about the museum. Meeting with her was James Grimstead, Chairman of the Museum and Sylvia Allen, board

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Museum Article picked up by the Associated Press

Museum Article picked up by the Associated Press. The January 8, 2019 Richmond Times Dispatch article on the museum by columnist, Bill Lohmann was picked up by the Associated Press and distributed nationwide. Newspapers across the country such as the Washington Post, Los Angeles Times and Seattle Times published the

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Antwain Smith visits museum

Antwain Smith, Saint Paul’s College graduate, and basketball standout stopped by the James Solomon Russell/Saint Paul’s College Museum and Archives on Thursday, February 28th on his way to Charlotte, North Carolina where he will be inducted into the CIAA Hall of Fame on Friday, March 1. Smith said that while

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Support given to the museum

Support is given to the museum. The James Solomon Russell High School Class of 1968 recently made a donation to the James Solomon Russell/Saint Paul’s College Museum and Archives. The museum’s board of directors is conducting a fundraising campaign to help with the museum’s move to the Brunswick County Conference

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Saint Paul’s College has been named an Official Virginia History Trails Site

Saint Paul’s College has been named an Official Virginia History Trails Site. The history trail has been developed to include over 200 sites throughout Virginia as part of the American Evolution 2019 commemoration. For more information visit www.americanevolution2019.com

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ADOPT AN ARTIFACT

Help the James Solomon Russell/Saint Paul’s College Museum and Archives, Inc. protect our treasures by adopting an artifact. By adopting an artifact, you help support the museum in the preventative care and treatment of all objects in our collection and helping to ensure their long-term preservation. Adopting an artifact is

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James Solomon Russell Heritage Trail map

We are working with the Virginia History Trails Commission to develop a James Solomon Russell Heritage Trail map that will reference the lifetime activities of Dr. Russell from Palmer Springs, VA (His hometown) to St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church-Petersburg, VA (Where he received his ministry training) to Lawrenceville, VA (Where he

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History classes

We will host the Brunswick.High School History classes on November 17, 2018

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