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The Native American Story
By John Bear Mitchell

The oral tradition of my people parallels the European documented history of the time: It has been told that Passamaquoddy and Penobscot relationships with the English existed as a mutual relationship from 1624 to 1630 ... More



A Historian Awakens 1628
By Emerson "Tad" Baker

I was first contacted about consulting for COLONIAL HOUSE in the fall of 2002. By that time the production team had decided upon filming in Maine ...
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The Training
By Liz Lodge

In the spring of 2003, 17 would-be colonists arrived at Plimoth Plantation for an intensive two-week training session, designed to prepare them for life in early 17th-century New England ... More



Building the Colony
By Stuart Bolton

Throughout the early 17th century, European ships arrived to the coast of the Native-American homelands of New England ... More



Religion on the Colony
By Charles Hambrick-Stowe

My involvement as a consultant for COLONIAL HOUSE came about because of my dual vocation as a historian of American religion and a Christian minister ... More



Candid Camera
By Paul Cabana

Diary cameras were pivotal in documenting each person's once-in-a-lifetime journey ... More



The Longest Day
By Kari Lia Wallerstein

I'm sure everyone on the project can remember one day that was absolutely relentless ... More


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