The most impartial chronicle of Jamestown Settlement is in its trash. Curator Bly Straube explains.
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A gracious host, the Governor’s Palace met the needs of nine governors and the Continental Army. Tom Spear details the venerable building’s past.| Transcript
Despite its 14-year lead, many don’t know that Jamestown was settled before Plymouth. James Axtell’s article, “Historical Rivalry,” explores the reasons why.| Transcript
Staff Archaeologist Meredith Poole explains how each layer of soil yields subtle clues.| Transcript
Gaynelle McNichols talks about her fascination with the misfits who spent time in Williamsburg&s gaol in Revolutionary times.| Transcript
Christine Trowbridge explains the laborious process of making bricks and the intangible rewards of the job.| Transcript