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Contemporary Examples of jamestown
After all, Spanish conquistadors arrived in the early 1500s, well before the Jamestown settlers in 1607 or the Pilgrims in 1620.Keep the Holiday, Lose Columbus
October 13, 2014
In 1611, cannabis was planted in Jamestown, Virginia, by order of the king.The Chronic Chronicles: A History of Pot
July 6, 2014
Three weeks later, they had settled Jamestown, an unused bit of land the Native Americans had deemed undesirable.
Within the first nine months of life in Jamestown, the original 104 ship passengers had dwindled down to 38.
The crop of men landing at Jamestown were soldiers by trade, and all were accustomed to leadership roles.
Historical Examples of jamestown
Above Jamestown for some 2,000 feet the country is inexpressibly sterile.The Last Voyage
Lady (Annie Allnutt) Brassey
The first slaves were landed at Jamestown, Virginia, in 1619.The Negro Farmer
It is certain that wine was made from this species by the English settlers at Jamestown.Manual of American Grape-Growing
U. P. Hedrick
In 1646 two houses were ordered to be erected at Jamestown as spinning-schools.Home Life in Colonial Days
Alice Morse Earle
Among the latter is the account of the first meeting of the Assembly at Jamestown in 1619.Colonial Records of Virginia