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Lafayette and the Farewell Tour: Odyssey of an American Idol, a lecture by Alan Hoffman, delivered at the Yorktown Victory Center, June 8, 2015.
British historian Stuart Peachey discusses “Clothing of the Common People in Elizabethan and Jacobean England.”
Hear Lieutenant General Jonathon Riley speak about the history of the Royal Welch Fusiliers.
Peter Firstbrook lecture about the accomplishments of Captain John Smith
Learn about Powhatan's capital city.
A special exhibition organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.
"Captains, Monarchs, Philosophers, and Merchants: Picturing the 17th Century" lecture by Twyla Kitts
"Exploring 17th-Century Virginia: Legislating Boundaries and Creating Culture" by Lauranett L. Lee
"The Archaeology of Slave Quarters in Colonial Virginia" by Patricia Samford
"Development of Slavery in the 17th-century Chesapeake" lecture by Lorena Walsh
“The Shipwreck That Saved Jamestown: The Sea Venture Castaways and the Fate of America” lecture by Lorri Glover
“Werowocomoco: Seat of Power,” a lecture by William & Mary archaeologist, Martin D. Gallivan.