“A Description of Part of the Adventures of Capt. Smith in Virginia”

Robert Vaughan. From The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles: With the Names of the Adventurers, Planters, and Governours from Their First Beginning anno 1584 to This Present 1626: With the Proceedings of Those Severall Colonies and the Accidents , by John Smith. 1627.

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In this engraving, first published in 1624, Robert Vaughan depicts part of the Powhatan mapping ceremony Captain John Smith witnessed in 1607 (top center) and a map of English Virginia.

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Item Type Book Section
Title A Description of Part of the Adventures of Capt. Smith in Virginia
Publication Title The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles: With the Names of the Adventurers, Planters, and Governours from Their First Beginning anno 1584 to This Present 1626...
Short Title Adventures of Captain Smith, 1627
Book Title The Generall Historie of Virginia, New-England, and the Summer Isles: With the Names of the Adventurers, Planters, and Governours from Their First Beginning anno 1584 to This Present 1626: With the Proceedings of Those Severall Colonies and the Accidents
Place of Publication London
Publisher Printed by I.D. and I.H. for Michael Sparkes
Creator Robert Vaughan
Publication Creator John Smith
Publication Date 1627
Pages Opp. p. 20
Call Number VAULT Ayer 150.5 .V7 S6 1627
Location Special Collections 4th floor