Picture Of William Captain Kidd

Picture Of William Captain Kidd


Painting of Kidd burying treasure by Howard Pyle.


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William Kidd

Captain Kidd was a successful privateer who became pirate thanks to a couple of unfortunate events. The stories about his buried treasure made him even more popular.

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