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Architectural historian to open 2022 LVHS virtual lecture series

The Lancaster Virginia Historical Society (LVHS) Zooming in Local History Virtual Speaker Series will feature “Historical Architecture: How to Read Virginia’s Old Houses,” by Dr. Carl Lounsbury, at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 17.

 The lecture will introduce viewers to the fieldwork of analyzing and dating historical structures by examining changes in style, materials, technology and craftsmanship.

Dr. Lounsbury will share his expertise about Virginia’s building traditions, especially in the Chesapeake and Tidewater region, from stately mansions to modest dwellings,” said LVHS executive director Karen Hart. “Using numerous examples and illustrations, he will help us identify….

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