Written by Jagoda Urban-Klaehn Sunday, 06 May 2001 17:00
Not too many people know that the first Poles arrived in Jamestown, America in 1608. They were skilled workers hired by London Company. Poles created glass house shop as well as pitch and potash burners. Since these were the first products produced successfully for import more Poles were invited to Jamestown. Check the next article about Three Waves of Massive Polish Immigration.