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; Set Forth Through a Series of Historical Manuscripts Now First Printed, Together with a Reissue of Rare Contemporaneous Tracts, Accompanied by Bibliographical Memoranda, Notes, and Brief Biographies, Volume 1

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

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Contents

1607
100
A Brief Description of the People June 22 1607
110
Captain Barley to Monke August 18 1607
114
Zuņiga to the King of Spain September 12 1607
120
The King of Spain to Zuņiga October 18 1607
125
Relation of a Voyage to Sagadahoc 1607
140
Extract from the French Mercury
142
Popham to James I December 13 1607
145
Smiths Description of Virginia
169
Letter from Francis Perkins ? March 28 1608
173
Chamberlain to Carleton July 9 1612
179
Philip III to Zuņiga September 13 1608
196
The colony returns from North Virginia 1608
197
Zuņiga to Philip III January 7 1609
198
Smith to the Treasurer of Virginia 199204
199
PERIOD II
205
The Second Charter 1609 206237
206
Extract from E I Co Records February 13 1609
237
The Council of Virginia to Plymouth February
238
Nova Britannia February 18 1609 241243
241
Zuņiga to Philip III February 23 1609 243247
243
Broadside concerning Virginia 1609 248
248
Hugh Lee to Thomas Wilson March 16 1609
249
Remarks on the Records of the London companies 250
250
252
252
Precept of the Lord Mayor 1609
254
Sermon by Richard Crakanthorpe March 24 1609 255
255
Extract from Grocers Records 1609
257
Zuņiga to Philip III April 2 1609 258
258
New Britain 1609 259277
259
Extract from Mercers Records April 4 1609
277
Sir George Carew to Salisbury April 4 1609
278
Virginia Richly Valued April 15 1609 279
279
Extract from Fishmongers Records April 24 1609 280282
280
Virginea Britannia Sermon April 25 1609 282291
282
Extract from Clothworkers Records April 26 1609
291
Extract from Stationers Records April 28 1609 292
292
Good Speed to Virginia April 28 1609 293302
293
Extract from Merchant Taylors Records April
302

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