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01 Powhatan village
02 Powhatan hut
03 Barbara snapping shots
04 cannon
05 governors house
06 tabacco
07 susan or sarah constant
08 Barbara and Brenda on the Godspeed
09 ship kitchen
10 cooks bed
11 chicken
12 me
13 church
14 church
15 church tower
16 cellar excavation
17 John Smith
18 jamestown fort
19 well

The Governator's House.
It was nice to be the Governator. Many trivial offences were punishable by death.
If you weren't a gentleman, you were either an indentured servant (company employee), or slave. Indentured servants were granted their freedom, and land, after 7 years.
The Virginia Company of London was a financial disaster, as all the early "colony companies" were. Virginia was made a royal colony (nationalized) by King James I in 1624.