two Richmond t-shirts from our southern cities of Virginia category.
Two to three hours south of Washington, D.C. is the capital city of
Richmond. The River City is home to nearly 200,000. The
Richmond t-shirts show the 804 code.
capital of Virginia and a solid three hour drive from our
nation's capital of Washington, D.C. is the thriving city of
Richmond. Its history includes being the capital of
the Confederate States during the American Civil War.
The 804 in these Richmond t-shirts represents the area code
of the town. Being the capital of the Confederacy was
a strategic decision for the south because of the armor
plating that was readily available. Towards the end of
the war, retreating Confederate soldiers set fire to 25% of
the buildings in Richmond, Virginia. The second
Richmond t-shirts promote the city itself and the commercial
center it now is. A number of Fortune 500 companies
have their headquarters downtown.