Daily Life in Colonial Georgia

Collection:
Georgia Stories
Title:
Daily Life in Colonial Georgia
Georgia stories. series 1. episode 4
Creator:
Georgia Public Broadcasting
Publisher:
Georgia Public Broadcasting
Date of Original:
2018
Subject:
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Wormsloe Plantation
Location:
United States, Georgia, Chatham County, Savannah, 32.08354, -81.09983
Medium:
moving images
Type:
MovingImage
Description:
The first English colonists faced a wilderness plagued by insects, heat, and disease. Of the original 144 colonists, nearly one in three died. Wormsloe Plantation near Savannah presents a recreation of the colonists’ way of life with demonstrations of the skills needed to face the challenges of settling the new colony.
Metadata URL:
https://www.gpb.org/georgiastories/stories/daily_life_in_georgia
Language:
eng
Extent:
6 minutes, 30 seconds
Holding Institution:
Georgia Public Broadcasting
Rights:
Rights Statement information

Locations