History Major Gives Presentation.
Caitlyn Parker spoke at the Wilderness Road Regional Museum on November 15. Her talk was on the history of storekeeping in southwestern Virginia during the early 19th century. Caitlyn was an intern at the museum in Newbern, Virginia, and she based her talk on research of the commercial ledgers housed in the museum archives. During her time as an intern, Parker also wrote a bi-weekly column for the Pulaski, Virginia, Southwest Times and put together the first-ever Women History Month exhibit at the musuem.