2016 Virginia Forum

Mar/03 00:00 - Mar/05 00:00

"Convergences and Disjunctures"
Hosted by the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation

Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 00:00 to Saturday, March 5, 2016 - 00:00

The short film titled “Parker Sydnor Log Cabin Site: Virginia Historical Highway Marker Dedication” was previewed at the 2016 Virginia Forum in Colonial Williamsburg. The film chronicles the public events surrounding the Virginia Historical Highway marker dedication for the historic log cabin in Mecklenburg County, Virginia. 

The film highlights the national and regional recognition of the Sydnor log cabin as a standing testimony to a people’s perseverance and survival skills. As a community oriented use-inspired research site that will be opened to the general public as well as public history enthusiasts, the historic site is ready for historic preservation and rehabilitation.

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