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The Founding of Jamestown

The first permanent settlement in North America was the city of Jamestown, in modern-day Virginia.

The London Company was a joint stock company established and pretty much owned by King James I. 327 more words


Restoration Hardware Opening Outlet in Industry City [Updated]

Restoration Hardware has taken space at Industry City for an outlet store, sources told Commercial Observer.

The furniture giant signed a lease for 10,000 square feet on the ground floor in  176 more words


5.16.18 - Report: "Phillips of Jamestown and Siegel of Belvedere Capital speak at YM/WREA luncheon"

As reported on 5.15.18 by the New York Real Estate Journal:

Manhattan, NY On April 10th, the Young Mens/Womens Real Estate Association (YM/WREA) hosted their monthly luncheon. 105 more words

The Establishment of Jamestown in 1607

When I was growing up, I was quite blessed that my family undertook long vacations each summer from our homes in Texas, Tennessee, or Kansas. Many of these holiday trips had as their final destination the home of a relative, most of whom lived on either the Atlantic Seaboard or out west in California. 11,182 more words

Historic Events

The Old Guy ... The Near Last Photograph In The Camera ...

The Near Last Photograph …

Lying in my hospital bed after two heart attacks in a week, I thought of a blog post I wrote years ago. 373 more words

General Observations

Pocahontas - Did Disney Get it Right?

April 30, 2018 – Jamestown, Virginia

Some of us might remember the 1995 Disney movie Pocahontas, in which the young Powhatan Indian maiden is romantically involved with one of the founders of Jamestown, Captain John Smith.  1,397 more words

National Parks

The Old Guy ... In My Opinion ... #13

The Old Guy … In My Opinion …

Adapting to a new pet … or …

“When something like a two year old won’t pay you no mind …” 201 more words

General Observations