Production Credits

Producer | Director
Tim Finkbiner

Writers
Julie Dixon
Tim Finkbiner

Original Score
John Keltonic
JDK Music

Narrator
Mike Urben

Executive Producers
Donna Mitchell
Scott H. Davis

Editors
Tim Finkbiner
Michael Davey

Unit Production Manager
Ron Kemp

Additional Lighting
Warren Gentry
Matt Hedt

Camera Jib Operator
Rob Fleegler

Production Support
Brenda Dejewski
Steve Braaten
Janet Royster

Online Editor
Tim Finkbiner

Motion Graphics
Tim Finkbiner
Jason Kane
Mark Kowal
Jason McGuigan
Taka Yamato

Archival Images
Corbis
Getty Images
The British Museum
The Granger Collection
North Wind Picture Archive
North Carolina State Archives
The Royal Society
Burgerbibliothek – Bern, Switzerland
John Carter Brown Library – Brown University
Library of Congress
National Geographic Society
New York Public Library
The National Maritime Museum
Palace of Westminster Collection
Galaxy Picture Library
The British Library
School of Government – UNC Chapel Hill
J.Y. Joyner Library Special Collections – ECU

Ships
Maryland Dove - Saint Mary's City, MD
Elizabeth II - Manteo, NC

Special Thanks
Bobby Royster
Linda Carlisle
Libba Evans
Staci Meyer
Kim Sawyer
Vivian McDuffy
Maryanne Friend
Ken Howard
Theda Perdue
Malinda Lowery
William Price
Karen Kupperman
David Stick
Clara Sue Kidwell
Arwin Smallwood
Billy Oliver
Charles Ewen
Tony Boudreaux
Rich Thompson
Horace Whitfield
Steve Thompson
Aaron McCall
Jennifer Gilbreath
Amy Hinnant
Landis Wofford
Glenda Maynard
Mark Reed
Debbie Windley
Lauren Werner
Fred Gilbert
Eric Zubler
Susan Wilkinson
Debby Padgett
Ginger Gaylor
Jim Bradley
Starr Donlon
Robert Putnam
Buck Vaughn
Stuart Wescott
Barry Wickeer
Linda Jacobson
Beryl Facey
Karen Moon
Rob Powell
Tara Hewitt
The Nichols Family
Bland Simpson
Raleigh Fire Department
Martin Doblmeier
John Michael Haggerty
NC Forest Products, Inc.

Deputy Secretary of Archives and History, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources
Jeffrey J. Crow

Director Of Production For UNC-TV
Shannon Vickery

Content Consultants
Lindley Butler
Jerry Cashion
Jeffrey Crow
Pamela Grundy
Michael Hill
Harry Watson

Principal Audio
Ben Park
Brian McPherson

Cameras
Joe Anthony
Jim Colman
Tim Finkbiner
Dan Oliver
Mark Agee
Rick Allen
Shawn Grice

Grips
Ben Park
York Phelps
Tammi Thornton
Greg Winters
Zack Yates
Bill Zeiss

Prop & Set Design
Roland Valentine
Valentine Design

Set Construction
Dwayne Walls

Pyrotechnicians
Barry Davis
Marcus Morphew

Sound Design | Mix
Brian McPherson

Character Voices
Lloyd Arneach
Jeff West
John Feltch
Tim Holt
Ben Gale
Michael Sullivan

Original Artwork
Gerry O'Neill

Stock Footage
Blacklight Films

Location Scouts
Ron Kemp
Michael Bigham
Beth Compton

Locations

  • Town Creek Indian Mound/ Mt. Gilead, NC
  • Fort Raleigh, National Historic Site, The Elizabethan Gardens, Roanoke Festival Park/ Manteo, NC
  • Nags Head Woods, Ecological Preserve/ Kill Devil Hills, NC
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore, Hatteras, NC/ Ocracoke Island, NC
  • Newbold-White House/ Hertford, NC
  • Grandfather Mountain/ Banner Elk, NC
  • Blowing Rock State Park/ Blowing Rock, NC
  • Dupont State Forest/ Cedar Mountain, NC
  • Lumber River State Park/ Orrum, NC
  • William B. Umstead State Park/ Raleigh, NC
  • Goose Creek State Park/ Washington, NC
  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church/ Bath, NC
  • Adam Thoroughgood House/ Virginia Beach, NC
  • New Bern Historic District/ New Bern, NC
  • Historic St. Mary's City/ Saint Mary's City, MD
  • Charles Towne Landing, State Historic Site/ Charleston, SC
  • Jamestown Fort, Powhatan Indian Village/ Jamestown, VA
  • Colonial Williamsburg/ Williamsburg, VA
  • Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts/ Old Salem, NC
  • Occoneechee-Saponi Indian Village/ Hillsborough, NC
  • The Schiele Museum of Natural History/ Gastonia, NC
  • North Carolina Museum of History/ Raleigh, NC
  • University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Wilson Library/ Chapel Hill, NC
  • North Carolina Office of State Archaeology/ Raleigh, NC