What is the true history of the FirstThanksgiving?
www.voanews.com/english/news/usa/Thanksgiving-Story-is-More-Fiction-than-Fact-134335433.html The first documented ... Commonwealth of Virginia as early as 1607, with the first permanent settlement of Jamestown, Virginia holding a thanksgiving in 1610.
Captain Smith, the Tides Are Shifting on the James
an Indian village and the three ships that brought the first group of 104 men and boys to these shores. In October, Jamestown Settlement added a major 30,000-square-foot exhibition hall to its new visitors’ center, telling an unusually detailed history ...
Jamestown: Facts & History
Jamestown was not the first successful permanent European settlement in what would become the United States ... She notes that recently discovered documents have shown that in fact they had to have a certificate from their church minister and the company ...
North America's 1st Black Town?
That was when 20 or so slaves from Angola ended up at Jamestown, Va. Nothing could be further from the truth. As a matter of fact, by 1620 ... And it was near Veracruz that the first black-ruled town was granted its status as a self-governing municipality ...
FACTBOX-Jamestown, first English settlement in America
(Reuters) - Following are some facts about Jamestown, the first successful English settlement in the New World. * Three ships bearing 400 settlers arrived at Jamestown Peninsula, in what is now the U.S. state of Virginia, on May 14, 1607. * The area at the ...