Official Site of America's 400th Anniversary

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This website is for the commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the settling of Jamestown, Virginia, in 1607. Jamestown 2007, an agency of the Commonwealth of Virginia, worked with local, state and national groups to stage the commemoration of America’s 400th Anniversary. The commemoration began in May 2006 and continued through 2007 with a series of national and international signature events commemorating aspects of the Jamestown story. Some of the events included were the 2006 Godspeed Sail, the Virginia Indian Conference, the 225th Anniversary of the Victory at Yorktown, the Jamestown Live! webcast, the Jamestown: 400 Years in Retrospect panel, and America's Anniversary Weekend. The website contains recaps of all the events that took place during the celebration, photo galleries, press releases, published reports on all the events, and other additional resources.

Creator(s): Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. Celebration 2007 Steering Committee
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Creation Date: 2007
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UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit
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Total Uses: 32
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 1
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Jamestown 2007
Place of Publication: Jamestown, VA.
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  • Creation: 2007
  • Harvested: October 1, 2013
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United States
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United States - Virginia
From May 1, 2006 to April 9, 2009
Description:

This website is for the commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the settling of Jamestown, Virginia, in 1607. Jamestown 2007, an agency of the Commonwealth of Virginia, worked with local, state and national groups to stage the commemoration of America’s 400th Anniversary. The commemoration began in May 2006 and continued through 2007 with a series of national and international signature events commemorating aspects of the Jamestown story. Some of the events included were the 2006 Godspeed Sail, the Virginia Indian Conference, the 225th Anniversary of the Victory at Yorktown, the Jamestown Live! webcast, the Jamestown: 400 Years in Retrospect panel, and America's Anniversary Weekend. The website contains recaps of all the events that took place during the celebration, photo galleries, press releases, published reports on all the events, and other additional resources.

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Keyword(s): jamestown | 400th anniversary | commemorations | u.s. history
Alternate Title: America's 400th Anniversary Legacy Site
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UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit
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CyberCemetery
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Resource Type: Website
Format: Website
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