Original Author: Virginia Historical Society Production Team
Created: December 20, 2010
Publisher: Virginia Historical Society

Abduction of Pocahontas (Video)

In this video, part of a long-term exhibition entitled The Story of Virginia, an American Experience, the Virginia Historical Society's school program coordinator, Caroline Legros, discusses the 1613 kidnapping of Pocahontas by English captain Samuel Argall and the subsequent negotiations for her release.