Early Jamestown:
The Voyage, the Venture, the Vision

Image Sources -- Text Sources -- Books


Sources for Exhibit Images:

Barbour Philip L., Ed.  The Jamestown Voyages under the First Charter, 1606-1609:  Documents relating to the Foundation of Jamestown and the History of the Jamestown Colony up to the Departure of Captain John Smith, last President of the Council in Virginia under the First Charter, Early in October 1609.  London: Cambridge University Press, 1969.

  • Table of the Jamestown Voyages under the First Charter, p. xxiv
  • List of the Original Settlers, pp.382-383
Dabney, Elizabeth Calvert Page. The Papers of Elizabeth Calvert Page Dabney.
(RG17-3B1) (Perry Library, Old Dominion University, Norfolk)
Box 1, Folder 22
  • The Jamestown Bulletin, July 1906—Jamestown Exposition

HistoryWiz.com
http://www.historywiz.com/exhibits/jamestownlanding.htm

  • Cape Henry Landing, painting by Sidney King

Hobbler, Dorothy. Captain John Smith: Jamestown and the Birth of the American Dream.  Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2006.

  • Pocahontas Saving John Smith, engraving, p.130

Hulton, Paul.  America 1585: The Complete Drawings of John White. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1984.

  • Indians Dancing, watercolor by John White, p.69
  • Indians Round a Fire, watercolor by John White, p.70

Hume, Ivor Noel.  The Virginia Adventure: Roanoke to Jamestown: An Archaeological and Historical Odyssey.  New York: A.A. Knopf, 1994.

  • A Musketeer, engraving p.250
  • Reproduction of the Smith-Zuniga Map of 1608, p.312
  • Virginia Company Seal, p.385
  • Title Page of John Smith’s Generall Historie of Virginia, p.391

Kelso, William M. Jamestown: The Buried Truth. Charlottesville:  University of Virginia Press, 2006.

  • Tobacco Pipe Bowls, p.89
  • Glass Making Artifacts, p.184

Kupperman, Karen Ordahl. The Jamestown Project. Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.

  • Powhatan, portrait from John Smith’s Map, p.224
  • Man Pipe Smoking, illustration, p.279
  • Tobacco Plant, p.281

Mikehaywood.com
http://www.mikehaywoodart.co.uk/virginiansettlers1.html

  • Voyage of the First Settlers 1, painting by Mike Haywood

Miller, Zelda J. The Papers of Zelda J. Miller.
(RG73) (Perry Library, Old Dominion University, Norfolk)
Box 1, Folder 2

  • 1957 350th Anniversary Souvenir Pamphlet

National Geographic
http://www.nationalgeographic.com/

  • Dried Tobacco Leaf

North Wind Picture Archives
http://www.northwindpictures.com/

  • Colonial Virginians defending themselves from attack by Native Americans
  • Cultivation of tobacco in colonial Virginia
  • Jamestown colonists dealing out the last 5 kernels of corn during “The Starving Time”
  • Sailing ships loading tobacco at Jamestown in Virginia Colony
  • Virginia colonists under attack by Native Americans

Reinhart, Curtin Shaw. Tobacco, Corn, & Caviar:  Spectacular Complete Text Tracts & Documents of the Virginia Company of London.  Williamsburg, VA: Reinhardt Publications, 2002.

  • James I, portrait, p. v

Virtual Jamestown
Paintings by Sidney King
http://www.virtualjamestown.org/gallery2.html

  • Colonists Landing at Jamestown
  • Burial of the Dead During the Starving Time
  • Voyage to Jamestown
  • Brick Making
  • Various Tobacco Studies
  • John Rolfe

Williams, Selma. Demeter’s Daughters: the Women Who Founded America, 1587-1787. New York: Athenaeum, 1976.

  • Brides for Virginians, p.15

Sources for Textual Material

  • American Memory
    http://memory.loc.gov/learn/features/timeline/colonial/jamestwn/colonist.html
  • Appelbaum, Robert and John Wood Sweet, Eds.  Envisioning an English Empire.  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005.
  • Barbour, Philip L.  The Jamestown Voyages under the First Charter, 1606-1609:  Documents relating to the Foundation of Jamestown and the History of the Jamestown Colony up to the Departure of Captain John Smith, last President of the Council in Virginia under the First Charter, Early in October 1609. London: Cambridge University Press, 1969.
  • Hatch, Charles E.  The First Seventeen Years:  Virginia, 1607-1624.
    Williamsburg, VA:  Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration, 1957.
  • ________.  Jamestown, Virginia:  The Town Site and Its Story.  Washington D.C.: National Park Service, 1950.
  • Herndon, Melvin.  Tobacco in Colonial Virginia.  Williamsburg, VA:  Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration, 1957.
    Hobbler, Dorothy.  Captain John Smith:  Jamestown and the Birth of the American Dream. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, 2006.
  • Jamestown Rediscovery
    http://www.apva.org/jr.html
  • Kelso, William M.  Jamestown: The Buried Truth. Charlottesville:  University of Virginia Press, 2006.
  • Kupperman, Karen Ordahl.  The Jamestown Project.  Cambridge Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007).
  • Smith, John.  The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England, and the Summer Isles.  Murfreesboro, NC: Johnson Pub. Co., 1970.
  • Steel, Ian K. Warpaths: Invasions of North America.  New York:  Oxford University Press, 1994.
  • Library of Virginia
    http://www.lva.lib.va.us/
  • The Jamestown Voyages under the First Charter, 1606-1609, Volume I.  Cambridge MA:  Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society, 1969.
  • The Three Charters of the Virginia Company of London with Seven Related Documents, 1606-1621. Williamsburg, VA:  Virginia 350th Anniversary Celebration, 1957.
  • Virginia Historical Society
    http://www.vahistorical.org/index.htm
  • Virtual Jamestown
    http://www.virtualjamestown.org/

Books in the Exhibit

  • Appelbaum, Robert and John Wood Sweet, Eds.  Envisioning an English Empire.  Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005.
  • Grizzard, Frank E. and D. Boyd Smith.  Jamestown Colony: a Political, Social, and Cultural History.  Santa Barbara, CA:  ABC-CLIO, 2007.
  • Hulton, Paul.  America 1585: The Complete Drawings of John White. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1984.
  • Kelso, William M.  Jamestown: The Buried Truth. Charlottesville:  University of Virginia Press, 2006.
  • Southern, Ed.  The Jamestown Adventure:  Accounts of the Virginia Colony, 1605-1614.  Winston-Salem, NC: John F. Blair, 2004.
  • "Jamestown 1607: You Think You've Got It Rough." Six-part Virginian-Pilot illustrated poster series, April 1-May 6, 2007. Part 1: Before the Brits; Part 2: Political brawls; Part 3: Failed ventures; Part 4: Everyday life; Part 5: Pain & suffering; Part 6: Deliverance.


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