Photos by Rufus W. Holsinger | University of Virginia Library Special Collections

Show and tell: Holsinger Portrait Project develops a more complete picture of local history with photographs of African Americans

DNA. Deoxyribonucleic acid. Two chains coiling around one another, a spiral ladder of genetic material we inherit from our parents. It informs, on a biological level, who we are—how our bodies develop, both inside and out—the strength of our heart muscles and the shape of our bones, the color of our eyes, our hair, our […]