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The Marriage of Pocahontas

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English colonists first settled in the New World at Jamestown in 1607. Reenactments, maps, and historic paintings retell the story of the ill-equipped colonists' struggle to survive, and their relationship with the local Native American tribes. Emphasizes Pocahontas' role in the colony's continuation, her meeting and marriage to John Rolfe, and the "peace of Pocahontas" that resulted in a permanent, thriving settlement.

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