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1639年的教堂塔,是詹姆斯敦殖民时代到1890年照片拍摄时,少数可见的残余建筑物。

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詹姆斯敦创建,1607514

英格兰的弗吉尼亚公司提出一个英勇的提案:航行到一个新的、神秘的土地,为纪念贞洁的皇后,伊莉莎白一世,那里将命名为弗吉尼亚,并且开始殖民。一百二十人横渡大西洋,在1607514日,创建弗吉尼亚的詹姆斯敦,英国在北美第一个常设性的殖民地。虽然下定决心,这些殖民者还不知道,他们即将面临多严厉的挑战。


The Virginia Company of England made a daring proposition: sail to the new, mysterious land, which they called Virginia in honor of Elizabeth I, the Virgin Queen, and begin a settlement. One hundred twenty people made the voyage across the Atlantic. They established Jamestown, Virginia, on May 14, 1607, the first permanent British settlement in North America. Though determined, these settlers didn't know what severe challenges they would face.

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