Jan 01, 2014 · This is beautiful Richmond, state capital of Virginia, USA. The majestic and stately building is Virginia's state capitol building.
This is a list of capital cities of the United States, including places that serve or have served as federal, state, insular area, territorial, colonial, and Native American capitals. Washington, D.C. , has been the federal capital city of the United States since 1802. Richmond has not always been the capital of Virginia, for either the original inhabitants or for the colonists who arrived in 1607. When the London Company sent three ships to Virginia, the territory in which they landed was ruled by Powhatan. He was the paramount chief over the local tribes in his territory of Tsenacommacah.
Jan 01, 2014 · This is beautiful Richmond, state capital of Virginia, USA. The majestic and stately building is Virginia's state capitol building. The Virginia State Capitol was designed in 1785 (after the Revolutionary War) by Thomas Jefferson with help from a French architect. It is the first public building in the New World to be constructed in the form of a classical Roman temple.
Nov 21, 2019 · Virginia, constituent state of the United States of America, one of the original 13 colonies. It is bordered by Maryland to the northeast, the Atlantic Ocean to the southeast, North Carolina and Tennessee to the south, Kentucky to the west, and West Virginia to the northwest. The state capital is Richmond. List of capitals in the United States. The following table lists capitals for all 50 states. Click on the names of capitals to learn more about each capital's government structure, current leadership, recent and upcoming elections, and demographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau.