John Smith’s First Voyage

John Smith set out from Jamestown with 14 men in a small boat in order to explore and map the Chesapeake region.  This is an account of his first voyage.


Additional Links:

An article from the National Park Service about the 1st Voyage of John Smith.


Here is an interactive map from Virtual Jamestown that allows you to explore John Smith’s voyages.


National Geographic map showing routes of John Smith’s voyages and Native political boundaries.