Public History Home
rural genealogical center
center for Southside Virginia history
Longwood University offers public history students a three hundred level class, Public History 316. This class
develops the public historian in the appropriate subjects that one would focus as a career in the public history field.
One assignment in the Public History 316 class is to trace his or her family genealogy and map the information out in a web
page or other computer program. Below are some examples of student genealogical research: (Note: Some links open to PowerPoint and Excel)