By Dennis Montgomery

ISBN-10: 0742569004

ISBN-13: 9780742569003

1607 vividly tells the tale of the founding of Jamestown, recounting the placement of the unique Indian population, the arriving of the British settlers four hundred years in the past, the development of the city, and sleek excavations on the web site. alongside the way in which, we meet such typical figures as King James, John Smith, and Pocahontas. We additionally encounter unusual episodes of cannibalism and skullduggery, heroism and romantic love. The publication is a compilation of articles from Colonial Williamsburg journal.

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She was an active club woman and a great organizer of events for the children of the neighborhood. The Merrells had three children: Edith, Marjorie, and John. ) 48 Manley and Dorothy Natland. Manley Natland was a geologist who worked for Shell and then the Atlantic Richfield Corporation (ARCO). He used fossilized rock found at the construction site of the ARCO Towers in Los Angeles to make tables and statuary. In 1981, in connection with the Los Angeles bicentennial, the fossilized rock Natlandite, named for Natland, became the official Los Angeles rock.

William Huff. Huff was principal of Los Cerritos School from 1929 to 1936. He made sure classes continued in tents after the 1933 Long Beach earthquake. ) 60 Marguerite Vignes, PTA Founder. Marguerite Vignes, wife of Bert Walp and daughter of John and Mary Vignes, was the founder of the Los Cerritos PTA in 1923. She served as president for two years, as well as acting as scholarship aid chairman and art and poster chairman. ) General Store at Los Cerritos School. This store was probably set up to teach math.

Wood’s and Moulton’s families were living in the Los Cerritos Colony. ) 54 W. True Moulton. Judge W. True Moulton was a trustee for the Los Angeles County School District, along with Mary Vignes and William T. Cook. Moulton, along with Vignes and George H. Bixby, petitioned the board to establish the second school in the Los Cerritos area. The school was first known as the “North” Cerritos School but eventually took on the name Los Cerritos School. ) John Louis and Mary Kent Vignes. The Vigneses ensured that all their daughters were educated.

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