John Smith of Jamestown

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Name: John Smith of Jamestown
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Proud of memorial to Captain John Smith

Sept. 15—To the Editor: I wish to thank David Campbell and the Committee on Public Works and Highways for the beautiful monument for Captain John Smith they erected at Ragged Neck Point at Rye Harbor State Park on Ocean Boulevard. This beautiful obelisk, ... [Published Exeter NewsLetter - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Cohasset rewrites John Smith's landing 400 years later

COHASSET – There are now two plaques at the Lawrence Wharf Pavilion in Cohasset to honor English Captain John Smith’s 1614 arrival. One describes his “discovery of Cohasset” and a new one -- unveiled at the 400th anniversary commemoration Saturday-- tones ... [Published Patriot Ledger - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Captain John Smith Day

On Saturday, September 13, Cohasset will commemorate the 400th anniversary of the landing of England’s Captain John Smith in Cohasset harbor, marking the first exposure of the immediate area to European exploration. A commemorative plaque will be dedicated ... [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Carved conundrums

New site touted for Susquehanna petroglyphs By Joel Dunn on September 07, 2014In 1926, a team from the Maryland Academy of Sciences took a load of dynamite 10 miles up the Susquehanna River from Havre de Grace and blew up Indian Rock at Bald Friar’s ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

A view from Burrillville: Mencuccis extend lives of historical cemeteries

Follow the dirt road, past the farmhouse and the pheasant flight pens, through an iron gate until you arrive at a cool and shady place.Beneath the cherry trees and the maples, surrounded by a low stone wall that has lasted centuries, is a graveyard known ... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Cohasset to celebrate 400th anniversary of Captain John Smith's Landing

COHASSET – Cohasset will commemorate the 400th anniversary of the landing of England’s Captain John Smith in Cohasset Harbor on Saturday, Sept. 13. Captain Smith’s landing will re-enacted at 3:30 p.m. before a commemorative plaque will be dedicated at ... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Cultural Affairs announces changes to Native ...

Delaware Division of Historical and Cultural Affairs announces changes to its September calendar. “The First People of the First State,” a two-part lecture series based on research by archaeologist Dr. Cara Blume, originally scheduled for Sept. 20 and ... [Published Cape Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Cohasset ready for Capt. John Smith Day

Plans for the town’s 400th anniversary celebration of Captain John Smith landing in Cohasset are speeding along, with only two weeks to go until the festivities. The special day is slated for Saturday, September 13. Cohasset is one of many towns along ... [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 2 reports

Virginia’s Caledon State Park opens canoe-in campground on the Potomac River

Governor McAuliffe to dedicate the sites on August 22 By Leslie Middleton on August 17, 2014Virginia’s Caledon State Park , 23 miles east of Fredericksburg on the Potomac River has added six campsites that will be open to recreational paddlers following ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 2 reports

Cohasset to commemorate Captain John Smith landing

Did you know that Cohasset was once renamed “London”? After Captain John Smith sailed through Cohasset waters, he added the village to his map; Prince Charles then gave it an English name. ... [Published Pechanga.net - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

A Well Preserved Florida Shell Mound in St. Petersburg

Anthropologists and archaeologists are finally taking note of and publicizing what early two-leggeds ate on an everyday basis. The old elementary school image of a large group of hunters surrounding and killing a woolly mammoth for food is now seen as ... [Published Mother Earth News - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Island life

Times like these don’t come very often, nor to a more special place than Monhegan.There are more than 3,000 islands off the coast of Maine. Some are islands in name only, having causeways or bridges to connect them with the mainland and being so close ... [Published Wiscasset Newspaper - Aug 13 2014]

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Proud of memorial to Captain John Smith [Published Exeter NewsLetter - Sep 19 2014]
Cohasset rewrites John Smith's landing 400 year... [Published Patriot Ledger - Sep 14 2014]
Captain John Smith Day [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Sep 12 2014]
Captain John Smith celebration [Published Wicked Local Boston - Sep 12 2014]
On Tangier, a Disappearing Island [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 11 2014]
What It's Like To Live On An Island That's Disa... [Published Business Insider - Sep 10 2014]
Moonlight Stage Closes 34th Season With CATCH M... [Published Broadway World - Sep 10 2014]
Carved conundrums [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Sep 08 2014]
A view from Burrillville: Mencuccis extend live... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 07 2014]
Cohasset to celebrate 400th anniversary of Capt... [Published Wicked Local Boston - Sep 04 2014]
Gloucester Point has been featured on maps sinc... [Published Gloucester-Mathews Gazette-Journal - Sep 03 2014]
Cultural Affairs announces changes to Native ... [Published Cape Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
Defense grant to protect 2,259 acres along the ... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Aug 29 2014]
Cohasset ready for Capt. John Smith Day [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Aug 29 2014]
COLUMN: Campers love Caledon sites [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Aug 24 2014]
Virginia’s Caledon State Park opens canoe-in ca... [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Aug 21 2014]
McAuliffe to dedicate new campsite [Published King George Journal - Aug 20 2014]
Hundreds of Lancaster County residents swarm fe... [Published Lancaster Online - Aug 19 2014]
Governor at Caledon to open campground [Published Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star - Aug 18 2014]
Cohasset to commemorate Captain John Smith landing [Published Pechanga.net - Aug 16 2014]
Cohasset to commemorate Captain John Smith landing [Published Wicked Local Cohasset - Aug 15 2014]
A Well Preserved Florida Shell Mound in St. Pet... [Published Mother Earth News - Aug 14 2014]
Island life [Published Wiscasset Newspaper - Aug 13 2014]
The case against an Unconditional Basic Income [Published RedState Blog - Jul 22 2014]
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