The Genesis of the United States: A Narrative of the Movement in England, 1605-1616, which Resulted in the Plantation of North America by Englishmen, Disclosing the Contest Between England and Spain for the Possession of the Soil Now Occupied by the United States of America, Volume 1

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Houghton, Mifflin, 1890 - Great Britain - 1157 pages
Examines the founding of the first English colony in Virginia.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCTORY SKETCH 14851605 128
27
PERIOD I
29
II Articles of Agreement October 30 1605 3235
32
Reasons for raising a fund 1605 3642
36
The Gunpowder Plot November 5 1605
42
Remarks on the Spanish documents 4345
43
V LettersPatent to Gates and Others April 10 1606 4663
64
Orders of the Council December 10 1606 7579
75
Advice of the Council December 10 1606 7985
79
Newports voyage December 19 1606
86
Zuņiga to the King of Spain 8890
88
The King of Spain to Zuņiga February 26 1607
91
Gorges to Chalens March 13 1607 9597
95
Zuņiga to the King of Spain April 20 1607 9799
97
Havham and Prings voyage 1607
99
Ciriza to Pedrastra April 27 1607 100
100
Extract from the Sparks Manuscripts 1607
101
Hudsons and Pophams voyages May 1607
102
The Dutch ambassadors 1607
104
Newport to Lord Salisbury July 29 1607 105
105
Newports return from Virginia 1607
106
Robert Tindall to Prince Henry June 22 1607 108
108
A Relatyon of the Discovery of Our river June
109
A Brief Description of the People June 22 1607
110
Carleton to Chamberlain August 18 1607
111
Captain Barley to Monke August 18 1607
114
The King of Spain to Zuņiga September 11 1607
115
Zuņiga to the King of Spain September 12 1607
120
The King of Spain to Zuņiga October 18 1607
125
XXXIV Challons Voyage November 1607
140
Extract from the French Mercury
142
Ralegh to Salisbury XL Report of the Spanish Council of State January
143
Popham to James I December 13 1607
145
Resolution of the States General April 14 1608
148
ALIV Gorges to Salisbury May 2 1608
150
Tindalls Chart of James River 1608
151
Whites Description of Virginia 1608
169
Wingfields Discourse 1608
170
Letter from Francis Perkins ? March 28 1608
173
Chamberlain to Carleton July 9 1612
179
Philip III to Zuņiga July 19 1608
180
Smiths Relation 1608
181
Report of the Spanish Council August 6 1608
183
Chart of Virginia 1608
187
LVIII Plan of St Georges Fort 1608
190
Report on Virginia 1608
196
The Privy Council to the Heralds May 9 1609 308
308
Extraet from Stationers Records May 10 1609 309
309
Zuņiga to Philip III May 10 1609
310
Philip III to Zuņiga May 4 1609
311
Prices Sermon May 28 1609 312316
312
Instructions to Holcroft May 29 1609 316318
316
Canon Jacksons letter 318
318
Stallenge to Salisbury 1609
320
Laws sent by Gates 1609
321
Zuņiga to Philip III June 25 1609
324
Bucklers Petition July 25 1609
325
French company charter 1609
326
Extract from Van Meteren 1609
327
Letter of Gabriel Archer August 31 1609 328332
328
Zuņiga to Philip III November 13 1609 332
332
Return of the fleet from Virginia 1609
333
Radcliffe to Salisbury October 4 1609 334
334
PERIOD III
336
A True and Sincere Declaration December 14 1609 337353
337
A Broadside by the Council 1609 354356
354
Southampton to Salisbury December 15 1609 356
356
Zuņiga to Philip III December 21 1609 357
357
Extract from Van Meteren 1609
358
Folkinghams Feudigraphia February 2 1610
359
Crashaws Sermon February 21 1610 360375
360
Roe sails to Guiana Howes 1610
375
Virginia Commodities 1610 384386
384
Zuņiga to Philip III March 1 1610
386
Spanish ambassadors etc 1610
387
Council in Virginia to the Virginia Company July
400
De la Warr to Salisbury July 1610
413
A Discovery of the Barmudas 1610
419
A Broadside by the Council 1610
439
Edmondes to Winwood December 12 1614
440
A Broadside by the Council January 1611
445
Dale sails for Virginia Howes 1611
461
Classes of Emigrants wanted 1611
469
Velasco to Philip III May 6 1611
473
The Lottery Drawing June 29 to July 20 1612 570 571
475
Philip III to Velasco October 24 1612 593
476
Spelmans Relation 1611
483
Dale to the Committee 1611
494
Percy to Northumberland August 17 1611
500
Dale to Salisbury August 17 1611
508
Digby to Salisbury November 4 1611
522
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