Founded by the British in 1607 as the first crown colony, Virginia became a state in 1788. Sitting in the middle of the Atlantic coastline, it embraces the in-between of past and present, north and south, contemporary and historical. This lovely puzzle by artist Ligia Teodosiu lays out the unique pieces of Virginia's heritage to show all that built and builds the Old Dominion State. Defining American culture since the dawn of our democracy, Virginia is for lovers, and this puzzle is for lovers of Virginia. Fun facts about Virginia are listed on the back and inner sides of the box.