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When Jamestown was a colonial capital.

Mary (Evans) Andrews

When Jamestown was a colonial capital.

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Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jamestown (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Jamestown (Va.) -- History -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Jamestown (Va.) -- History.

    • About the Edition

      Reveals, through focus on the daily routines and issues of the day, what life was like in colonial Jamestown.

      Edition Notes

      StatementIllustrated by Russell Hoover.
      Series[A How they lived book]
      ContributionsHoover, Russell, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.J3 A6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5216226M
      ISBN 100811669203
      LC Control Number75082106
      OCLC/WorldCa69567

      The newly formed town served as the capital of Virginia during the 17th century. Jamestown National Historic Site The original Jamestown National Historic Site ( Colonial Pkwy., /,, daily ampm, $14) is run by the National Park Service and APVA Preservation Virginia.


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From to /, the colonial legislature of Virginia was the General Assembly, which governed in conjunction with a colonial governor. Jamestown on the James River remained the capital of the Virginia colony until ; from until its dissolution the capital was in Williamsburg.

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Illustrated by Russell Hoover, 96 pp.; illus. Barksdale, Lena That Country Called Virginia. New York: Knopf: New York. Jamestown remained the colonial capital until Williamsburg became the capital in Modern developments.

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