Germanna Artifacts

Germanna Foundation Director of Archaeology Dr. Eric Larsen talks about one of his favorite artifacts that was found at Germanna. He shows this at the … [Read More...]

Spotswood Window

In this video, Executive Director Tim Sutphin discusses the history of the Spotswood Stained Glass Window that has been in the Fort Germanna Visitor … [Read More...]

Germanna Ford

Ashley Abruzzo takes a look at the Germanna Ford. On May 4, 1864, 156 years ago during the Civil War, General Ulysses S. Grant and the Army of the … [Read More...]

Germanna in America

We're collecting photographs of Germanna names throughout America for a display in the Fort Germanna Visitor Center along with a map with pins of … [Read More...]

List of Germanna Names

We've compiled a quick-reference list of Germanna names: Germanna Names (pdf) Use this for our Germanna in America project to find photos of signs, … [Read More...]

Mother’s Day history

Anna Jarvis, the founder of Mother’s Day, devoted years to gaining national recognition for a day to honor mothers, as a fulfillment of a dream held … [Read More...]