ON A BOAT. Imagine that you are setting out on expedition to a place you know little about…. What would you take? What would be your goals?. Roanoke Island, Jamestown & Plymouth Rock. Pg 1. Roanoke Island (Lost Colony).
In 1585, the first English people tried to begin a colony.
This became the 1st English colony in the USA.
John White shows up.
Makes peace with Croatan Indians.
Goes back to England.
Gun Powder Holder
What is it?
Hint #1 It is something that was used many years ago and is still in use today.
William Bradford was the leader of the colony.
Before landing, they wrote an agreement called the Mayflower Compact. This was the first English legal agreement in the USA.