Indian Massacre of 1622

Illustration

Ibolya Horvath
by Matthaeus Merian
published on 25 February 2021

Indian Massacre of 1622. A colorized version of a woodcut by Matthaeus Merian published along with Theodore de Bry's earlier engravings in a book on the New World, 1628.

The engraving shows the 1622 massacre when Powhatan Indians attacked Jamestown and outlying Virginia settlements.

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Merian, M. (2021, February 25). Indian Massacre of 1622. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13495/indian-massacre-of-1622/

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Merian, Matthaeus. "Indian Massacre of 1622." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 25, 2021. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/13495/indian-massacre-of-1622/.

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