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John Smith’s Map

John Smith produced the first accurate map of the Chesapeake Bay.  This document not only shows us the geographical features of the region, but also documents the numerous tribes who were living here.

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Additional Links:

The National Park Service provides background information on Smith’s map as well as a printable version.

https://www.nps.gov/cajo/learn/smith-maps.htm

 

Historic Jamestown provides a brief biography of Captain John Smith,

https://historicjamestowne.org/history/pocahontas/john-smith/

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