Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture

Leading Early American Scholarship Since 1943


"La Virgenia Pars; map of the east coast of North America from the Chesapeake bay to the Florida Keys, with arms of Sir Walter Raleigh, English vessels, dolphins, fish, whales and sea-monsters," by John White, 1585-1593. Courtesy of the British Museum. Find out more about images on this site