That is where Elizabeth Van Lew lived and became one of if not the most important spies for the Union Army in the heart of RVA.
Catherine Wright, Curator in the Flag Collection at the Museum of the Confederacy talks about Van Lew on the NEW episode of History Replays Today, The Richmond History Podcast.
This episode also features the song “Crazy Bet” by the Richmond based band, Long Arms. The Song is about Elizabeth Van Lew. Thank you Long Arms.