Sunday, April 22, 2012

Hardships of 1613

In 1613 Mr. Molina, who had been detained in Jamestown for two years, referred to the wretched clothing of the colonists and described his own dress as being in a state of such raggedness as to lave him virtually nakd.  Source: Molina letter to Velasco, Brown's Gensis of the United States, page 651.

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