Jamestown, Virginia, Settlement in 1619

Jamestown, Virginia, was the first English colonial settlement founded in 1607. The year 1619 marked the arrival of the first African… read more

Jamestown, Virginia, was the first English colonial settlement founded in 1607. The year 1619 marked the arrival of the first African slaves and the first General Assembly, which established the beginning of a representative government. In this program, Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation President James Horn discussed the importance of these two events for American democracy 400 years later. The Virginia Museum of History and Culture hosted this program. close

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  • Jamie Bosket President and CEO Virginia Museum of History and Culture
  • James Horn President Preservation Virginia->Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation

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Jamestown, Virginia, Settlement in 1619

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Program ID:
452869-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Richmond, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 12, 2019 | 6:54pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2019 | 10:55am EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 12, 2019 | 6:54pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 13, 2019 | 4:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2019 | 10:55am EST | C-SPAN 3
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