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Commemorative stone obelisk at site of Governor's Palace prior to its reconstruction, Williamsburg, Virginia.

Interior of Governor's Palace Kitchen with costumed interpreter, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

Hand-colored photograph of rear view of the Ballroom Wing of the Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

Hand-colored photograph of the Governor's Palace viewed from Palace Street, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

Susan Higginson Nash sitting on mounting block in the Governor's Palace courtyard, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's

Governor's Palace outbuildings and courtyard under construction, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930's.

Williamsburg High School demolition seen from Palace Green with the Governor's Palace under reconstruction in the background, circa 1930's.

Workers uncrate the unicorn statue and prepare to install it at the Governor's Palace front gates, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1933.

Installation of the royal coat of arms on the pediment of the Governor's Palace Ballroom Wing, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1930s

Her Majesty Elizabeth, the Queen Mother of England, departing the Governor's Palace during her visit to Colonial Williamsburg in November 1954.

Interior of the Supper Room in the Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1935. A Chinese wallpaper pattern is visible on the walls, though it has since been removed. Among the room's furnishings, an elegant marble-topped sideboard tableā€¦

View of the southeast bedchamber at the Governor's Palace as it appeared in the 1930s. Surviving inventories of colonial governors provided guidance to curatorial staff as they furnished the reconstructed Palace.

Boxwood hedges and flowering trees accent a walled garden within the grounds of the Governor's Palace, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930s.

A costumed interpreter pauses at the top of the steps leading to the canal on the Governor's Palace grounds, Williamsburg, Virginia, circa 1930s.