Nothern Neck commentator Thea Marshall wonders who was the best of them all -- Nancy, Dolley, Abigail, maybe Martha?
Thea Marshall is the author of “Neck Tales: Stories from Virginia's Northern Neck,” published in June, 2009. Along with her professional writing assignments, she is a broadcaster, actor, and producer, with life long experience in all forms of communication – from print to theater to radio and television. She writes and broadcasts original commentaries on and about the people, places, history, culture and current issues relating to the Northern Neck for WCVE Public Radio (heard on both WCVE in Richmond and WCNV for the Northern Neck).
Articles by Thea Marshall
Commentator Thea Marshall revisits the first election to use campaign slogans and songs.
Nothern Neck Commentator Thea Marshall goes hunting in the archives to discover if John Peck was a bad boy.
Commentator Thea Marshall looks back at 18th century school days on a Northern Neck plantation.
Commentator Thea Marshall invites one and all to celebrate an historic deed -- a deed of manumission.
Northern Neck Commentator Thea Marshall goes trolling in the Google-ocean. Her catch: a literary gem.
Commentator Thea Marshall looks back at a time when horse racing was a Northern Neck mania.
Commentator Thea Marshall learns about a famous architect who'll be putting back together again a famous pile of rubble.
Northern Neck commentator Thea Marshall learns some history from a book about wine pairing.
Commentator Thea Marshall takes a look backward, all the way to the very first setttlers and the miracle of their survival.