The story of the Pilgrims’ journey 400 years ago, and the voyage of Mayflower II in 1957, are both sources of inspiration
As much as nine-tenths of the indigenous population of the Americas died in less than a generation from European pathogens.
The broad expanse of ocean that separated Plymouth from Mother England helped create a novel experiment in democracy that grew as the American colonies expanded.
Did the Fathers in 1620 really land on that famous slab of granite? Through the haze of myth that surround it, a profound truth may be dimly seen