The African American Experience
Slavery in the Colonial Chesapeake
by David Brion Davis
One of the best books about slavery in the Tidewater region
Civil War Slavery at Rosewell
Writings from the recollections of Anna Maria Dandridge Yeatman, granddaugther of Josiah Deans, owner of Rosewell - 1853 to 1881
Beforever - An American Girl Mystery
Addy is overjoyed when Poppa's new boss invites her family to live on his property in Philadelphia's elegant Society Hill neighborhood. But Addy soon discovers that their new home holds dangerous secrets ...
During Slavery Times
Primary documents from the
1861 journal of Frederick Olmsted
Soul on Rice
African influences on American cooking
Slave Cabin cooking - the roots
of Soul Food
Books for the Young Historians
Archeologist Dig for Clues
Join a group of young historians as they dig their way to discovering history.
Full of activities for learning how we know what we know about the past.
Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt
Clara, a slave and a seamstress on Home Plantation knows that the Underground Railroad can lead her to freedom. The only problem is, how to find it? Read how Clara solves the mystery in this award-winning book.
The Dirty, Smelly Colonies
The early settlers lived in unimaginable conditions. Can you believe that the barber not only cut hair but also pulled teeth? Or imagine eating stale crackers full of maggots - DISGUSTING! It's all in this book .
Rosewell Polo and Tee Shirts
COLORS - Light Blue, Heather Grey, Charcoal, Pink, Black, and White
Sizes S - XXL
Polos - $20/22, Tee Shirts - $15
Items in red are
only available at Rosewell
Leonora and the Ghost - $5
A true ghost tale written by Lucy Burwell Page Saunders, the last child of Governor John Page
Discovering Rosewell - $10
A historical, architectural, and
archaeological overview of Rosewell
Rosewell Build it Yourself Kits - $15
An easy and educational craft project
for ages 8 and up
The Kin Patch - $38
by Page Laubach Warden
Traces the genealogy of 29 Virginia families
the Page Family - $35
by Richard Channing Moore Page, MD
Includes the Nelson, Walker, Pendleton,
and Randolph families
Rosewell Gloucester County Baseball Caps - $12
3 colors - gray, brown, beige
Rosewell coolie cups - $2
great way to handle your hot or cold beverages
POST BBQ and BEER
FESTIVAL SPECIAL !!!
Coolie cup and
a souvenir beer glass - only $3
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