The Historical Society is a vehicle for cultural enrichment as well as a facilitator for history education through its collection, exhibits, programs and preservation initiatives. The ESVHS serves a population in which 23.7% (almost a quarter of the
population of Accomack and Northampton Counties)
At the Historical Society, our top priorities are the preservation of two buildings on the National Historic Landmark Register, Ker Place and Hopkins & Brother Store, providing educational services to multi-generational learners, maintaining and displaying a significant collection of archives and artifacts, and
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