A man purchases his enslaved family to set them free. James Ingram shares the tale.
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Adept negotiators in pursuit of peace, the Cherokee tribe endures through centuries of change. Colonial Williamsburg director and producer Linda Randulfe talks about the November 8 Electronic Field Trip, “Emissaries of Peace.”| Transcript
With 60 percent of James Fort unexplored, the island outpost guards a wealth of stories. Bill Kelso continues the hunt for discovery.| Transcript
The most impartial chronicle of Jamestown Settlement is in its trash. Curator Bly Straube explains.| Transcript
Youth interpreters in Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area enliven parlors and stages with dancing demonstrations. Kelly McEvoy details the colonial pastime.| Transcript
Citizen participation is as vital to democracy today as it was at the dawn of our nation, says Colonial Williamsburg Foundation President Colin Campbell.| Transcript