1492- Christopher Columbus landed in Guanahani.
Exploring the Early Americas
1607- John Smith founded the Jamestown Settlement.
Captain John Smith Describes the Voyage of the First Colonists
1636- Harvard College was founded.
Harvard College in Today in History
1692- Salem witch trials took place in the Province of Massachusetts Bay.
Petition for bail from accused witches, ca. 1692.
An act to reverse the attainders of George Burroughs and others of witchcraft.
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