Calendar Name: Cultural Events
Event Category: Nabb
Start Time: 07:00 PM
Weekday(s): Wednesday
Start Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2013
End Date: Wednesday, March 13, 2013

» Lecture: Transatlantic Origins of Early Delmarva Settlers With Vaughn Baker


Wednesday, March 13
Lecture: Transatlantic Origins of Early Delmarva Settlers With Vaughn Baker
Nabb Gallery, 7 p.m.
Baker shares three decades of research, revealing a matrix of connections among the first settlers, soldiers, merchants and pirates in the Caribbean, Newfoundland, France, Holland, Ireland and East Indies as Virginia developed from settlement to colony. Learn about Gov. Thomas Dale, Thomas Savage, John Baker, William Whittington, John Custis, William Claiborne and other settlers who shaped Eastern Shore history. Admission is free and the public is invited. For more information call 410-543-6312.