Take a step back in time and visit the areas where your ancestors lived. If you have photos you would like to share, either in electronic form or otherwise, please check out the guidelines for this project, and then send an email message to


Click on the county or city name to bring up the page of photos for that location. Remember, these pages are mostly graphics so it may take a little time to load....but well worth the wait!

Accomack Albemarle Alleghany Amelia
Amherst Appomattox Arlington Augusta
Bath Bedford Bland Botetourt
Brunswick Buchanan Buckingham Campbell
Caroline Carroll Charles City Charlotte
Chesterfield Clarke Craig Culpeper
Cumberland Dickenson Dinwiddie Elizabeth City (now
City of Hampton)
Essex Fairfax Fauquier Floyd
Fluvanna Franklin Frederick Giles
Gloucester Goochland Grayson Greene
Greensville Halifax Hanover Henrico
Henry Highland Isle of Wight James City &
Old Jamestown
King and Queen King George King William Lancaster
Lee Loudoun Louisa Lunenburg
Madison Mathews Mecklenburg Middlesex
Montgomery Nansemond (now
City of Suffolk)
Nelson New Kent
Norfolk (now
City of Chesapeake
Northampton Northumberland Nottoway
Orange Page Patrick Pittsylvania
Powhatan Prince Edward Prince George Prince William
Princess Anne (now
City of Virginia Beach)
Pulaski Rappahannock Richmond
Roanoke Rockbridge Rockingham Russell
Scott Shenandoah Smyth Southampton
Spotsylvania Stafford Surry Sussex
Tazewell Warren Warwick (now City
of Newport News)
Westmoreland Wise Wythe York
Independent Cities
Alexandria Bedford Bristol Buena Vista
Charlottesville Chesapeake Colonial Heights Covington
Danville Emporia Fairfax Falls Church
Franklin Fredericksburg Galax Hampton
Harrisonburg Hopewell Lexington Lynchburg
Manassas Manassas Park Martinsville Newport News
Norfolk Norton Petersburg Poquoson
Portsmouth Radford Richmond Roanoke
Salem South Boston Staunton Suffolk
Virginia Beach Waynesboro Williamsburg Winchester
Unidentified Photos Looking for a Home

Links to other photo collections:

National Trust for Historic Preservation
The American Memory Collection of the Library of Congress: Searchable directory of photos
The Daguerreian Society homepage

Go to VAGenWeb

This website maintained by Freddie Spradlin