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Dressing to Impress in the 17th century
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Welcome to the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation newsroom. Here, you will find general information about Jamestown Settlement and the American Revolution Museum at Yorktown, special programs, news releases and media images.


The World of 1607 exhibition

Map of the World, Abraham Ortelius, 1570s.


For additional information or photographs, journalists should contact Media Relations, Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, P.O. Box 1607, Williamsburg, Virginia 23187-1607, Tracy Perkins at (757) 253-4114 or Robert Jeffrey at (757) 253-4011. Inquiries from the general public should be directed to (888) 593-4682 toll-free or (757) 253-4838.