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VAM's Trivia 50th-Anniversary Edition

VAM's Trivia 50th-Anniversary Edition

"I've got a terrible memory;
it's probably because I'm always
concentrating on what I'm doing now."

~Vivienne Westwood

 

Do You Remember?

 

1. Which of these museums has NOT hosted the VAM office?
a. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
b. Science Museum of Virginia
c. Maymont Foundation
d. Valentine Museum

2. Who was VAM’s first Executive Director? 
a. Margo Carlock
b. Edie Whiteman
c. Jeanne Zeidler
d. Judy Harris
e. Ellie Caston

3.  Which of the following museums was one of VAM’s first institutional members?
a. Virginia Aquarium
b. Camera Heritage Society 
c. Edgar Allan Poe Museum
d. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

4.  The Virginia Association of Museums was incorporated in 1968 under what name?
a. Virginia Association of Museums
b. Virginia Federation of Museums
c. Virginia History Federation
d. Association of Virginia History Museums

5.  Where was VAM’s very first annual conference held, in 1976?
a. Virginia Beach
b. Fredericksburg
c. Richmond
d. Roanoke
e. Newport News

6.  What was the Time Travelers program?
a. Gave kids the chance to complete a passport with stamps of museum visits
b. Invited students to dress up in period attire when they visited museums
c. Encouraged families to work together to solve history-related scavenger hunts
d. Was designed for teachers to use on field trips

7.  Which of these men helped found the organization now known as VAM in 1968?
a. Robert Mayo
b. Alvin Gerhardt
c. Howard McCord
d. Calvert Tazewell
e. All of the above

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