Bartering for a Continent Lecture Series

Bartering for a Continent Lecture Series: “What Do I Get for a Buck? – The Social and Economic Value of Trade in the 17th Centur

Jamestown Settlement
2110 Jamestown Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185
United States 2110 Jamestown Road Williamsburg 23185


  • Free with Jamestown Settlement admission: $$17 adults; $8 ages 6-12

As part of the "Bartering for a Continent" special exhibition lecture series, Jamestown Settlement historical interpreters Carol Wiers and Vincent Petty will examine how the value of objects and labor was determined in Anglo-Indian exchanges.

The lecture begins at 4 p.m. in Jamestown Settlement's Robins Foundation Theater and is free with museum admission. Advance reservations are recommended by calling (757) 253-4572 or emailing