5 episodes

These five videos highlight several topics related to Jamestown: the voyage to Virginia, the English colonists, the West Central African people of Jamestown, the Powhatan Indians, and Jamestown’s legacies. Focusing on key historical themes and contributions of the cultures that converged at Jamestown in the 17th century, the series was created through a partnership with WHRO Public Television and the Jamestown–Yorktown Foundation.

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    • History
    • 4.9, 7 Ratings

These five videos highlight several topics related to Jamestown: the voyage to Virginia, the English colonists, the West Central African people of Jamestown, the Powhatan Indians, and Jamestown’s legacies. Focusing on key historical themes and contributions of the cultures that converged at Jamestown in the 17th century, the series was created through a partnership with WHRO Public Television and the Jamestown–Yorktown Foundation.

    • video
    Voyage to Virginia

    Voyage to Virginia

    • 5 min
    • video
    The English

    The English

    • 6 min
    • video
    The West Central Africans

    The West Central Africans

    • 7 min
    • video
    The Powhatan Indians

    The Powhatan Indians

    • 8 min
    • video
    Legacy

    Legacy

    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

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Jamestown

Great series WHRO. We watched it on the way to Jamestown for a class trip. Wonderful offering to young kids and a way to get them to stay interested in history while using their iPod.

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