The August 24, 1587 baptism of Virginia Dare, the first child born in the Americas of English parents. Image courtesy of the North Carolina Office of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC. She was born today in 1957.
Read more about her life on Today in Women’s History.

The August 24, 1587 baptism of Virginia Dare, the first child born in the Americas of English parents. Image courtesy of the North Carolina Office of Archives and History, Raleigh, NC. She was born today in 1957.

Read more about her life on Today in Women’s History.