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, ... continued below

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Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. Celebration 2007 Steering Committee 2007.

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This website is part of the collection entitled: CyberCemetery and was provided by UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 156 times , with 10 in the last month . More information about this site can be viewed below.

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  • Main Title: Official Site of America's 400th Anniversary
  • Alternate Title: America's 400th Anniversary Legacy Site

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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CyberCemetery

The CyberCemetery provides permanent public access to the web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions. This collection is provided through a partnership between the UNT Libraries, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), as part of the Federal Depository Library Program.

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  • 2007

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  • October 1, 2013

Start & End Dates

  • May 1, 2006 - April 9, 2009

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  • Jan. 16, 2014, 12:04 p.m.

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Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation. Celebration 2007 Steering Committee. Official Site of America's 400th Anniversary, website, 2007; Jamestown, VA.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc270767/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Digital Projects Unit.