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USA: Jamestown Founders



Article: USA – Jamestown Colonists Were Cannibals?


The link below is to an article that looks at claims that the early colonists of Jamestown in the USA were cannibals.

For more visit:
http://mentalfloss.com/article/50398/early-jamestown-colonists-were-cannibals-apparently


Today in History: 22 March 1622


The Indian Massacre of 1622 in Jamestown, Virginia

On this day in 1622, Indians of the Powhatan Confederacy carried out what was known as the Indian Massacre of 1622. A quarter of the English population were wiped out by the Indians who carried out a series of raids along the James River in Virginia.

For more, visit:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indian_massacre_of_1622

Booklet:
Jamestown by Edward Hagaman Hall

 


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