Kitty Snow, Richmond 2015 on the agenda for Tuesday’s CHA meeting

03/14/2015 7:07 AM by

The Church Hill Association will meet Tuesday, March 17 at 7 PM at the St. John’s Church Parish Hall.

The agenda includes:

  • Richmond 2015 – World Cycling Championships Update- Monica Callahan,
    Community Engagement Director for Richmond 2015, Inc.
    Website: Richmond

  • Up and Down Church Hill (3rd book) by author Kitty Snow

    Harris Stilson’s job was driving the streetcar but his passion was photography. His images of Richmond in the early 1900s offer a glimpse into our city’s past seldom seen before. He captured momentous events such as African-American troops returning from World War I and every day activities including laundry wagons and cobblestone workers.

    His great-granddaughter, Kitty Snow, has written three books, From a Richmond Streetcar, On the West Clay Line (Jackson Ward, Carver, & Newtowne), and Up & Down Church Hill (Images by Harris Stilson & Oral Histories from Church Hill, Shockoe, & Fulton) and will share images from the Stilson collection and stories of life in Church Hill when the streetcars ran. Books will be available for purchase and signing by the author.

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