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Web Sites and Links

Colonial National Historical Park:
Colonial NHP home page provides a gateway to Colonial's various websites with specific links to Historic Jamestowne, Yorktown Battlefield and Cape Henry Memorial. Information regarding educational programing and other educational materials offered by the park are available by using the LEARN ABOUT THE PARK/EDUCATION link on the left hand navigation bar on each of these websites.

Angela Site
Jamestowne Rediscovery Foundation in partnership with the National Park Service is excavating the Pierce property to learn more about one of the first Africans in English North America, a woman named "Angelo"(Angela).

Jamestown Rediscovery dig web site:
Find out about the latest finds from the archeological dig at the 1607 Fort site. This is not a National Park Service Site.

American Indian Resource Center:
The American Indian Resource Center (AIRC) is located within the Department of Anthropology at the College of William & Mary. A variety of materials are presented at the AIRC website, including information about Virginia's eight state recognized tribes, Virginia Indian collaborative projects, and community events. Also available is an educational video and CD-ROM about Virginia Indians' culture and history for teachers to use in the classroom (SOL content geared for grades 4-8).

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National Park Service History and Culture:
Please note: The links on this page may contain copyrighted material. Permission has been granted to the National Park Service to post this information online, but the copyrights are still reserved by the owner of the original books. While NPS-produced publications are normally considered to be in the public domain, many of the reports contain illustrations that are copies of materials NOT in the public domain, for which one-time reprint permission was obtained prior to each report's publication. Persons wishing to use these illustrations for any purpose beyond educational perusal must obtain their own permissions from the owners of the original materials.

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NASA and Historic Jamestowne:
A cooperative effort between NASA educators and Historic Jamestowne staff produced multi-disciplinary lesson plans demonstrating the similarities between space exploration and the Jamestown venture. This is not a National Park Service Site.

Last updated: August 30, 2018

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