Original Author: VFH Radio, a program of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities
Created: January 2006
Publisher: VFH Radio
The Indian World
Helen C. Rountree and Camilla Townsend, experts on early Virginia Indian society, vividly describe the Indian world that English settlers first encountered in the Chesapeake Bay region. Rountree is a professor emerita of anthropology at Old Dominion University and Townsend is a professor of history at Rutgers University. This audio clip is an excerpt from an interview that originally aired during the week of January 14, 2006, on With Good Reason, a radio program produced by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and hosted by Sarah McConnell.