Monthly Archives: August 2017

Indenture Contract (Primary Source Analysis)

Click on link below to download the primary source image: Activity: In pairs, or small groups, “What Do You See?” Students analyze and evaluate the indentured service contract. indentured servant contract Advertisements

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John Rolfe on his Marriage to Pocahontas (Primary Source Activity) 1614

John Rolfe on his decision to marry Pocahontas, in a letter to Sir Thomas Dale, governor of Virginia, 1614. Let therefore this my well advised protestation . . . condemn me herein, if my chiefest intent and purpose be not, … Continue reading

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Chief Pontiac Critical of European Colonization (Primary Source Activity) 1763

Pontiac, an Ottawa chief, voicing the proclamation sof the “Master of Life,” 1763 I am the Master of Life, whom thou desirest to know and to whom thou wouldst speak. Listen well to what I am going to say to … Continue reading

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