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Title: Colonies in North America


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Colonies in North America
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Competing in North America
  • Colony region controlled by a foreign country
  • French, English, Dutch, and Spanish want a claim
    in the New World

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New France
  • Samuel de Champlain founds Quebec
  • New France includes Great Lakes and Mississippi
    River valley
  • New France is very large but has few inhabitants
  • Main activity of colony is the fur trade

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New England
  • Lost colony of Roanoke, NC
  • The Settlement at Jamestown, VA (1607)
  • Early years very difficult many die, but
    settlement takes hold
  • Puritans/Pilgrims settle Plymouth Rock, MA (1620)
  • Puritans/Pilgrims group persecuted for religion

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New Netherland
  • In 1609, Henry Hudson explores waterways for
    Dutch
  • Dutch claim land in (now) New York
  • Then NYC was called New Amsterdam
  • Dutch focus on fur tradenot on settlement
  • Welcomed settlers from other lands

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New Spain
  • Mexico Florida
  • Ponce de Leon _at_ St. Augustine
  • Hernan Cortes conquered Aztecs
  • Georgia as penal colony

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England Victorious
  • The English beat the Dutch
  • In 1664, Duke of York leads army and re-names the
    capital New York
  • By 1750, about 1.2 million English settlers in 13
    colonies

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England Victorious continued
  • England Battles France
  • English settlers, pushing west, collide with
    French
  • French and Indian War French and Native
    Americans fight against the British
  • My enemys enemy is my friend
  • In 1763, France loses to Britain, gives up its
    American colonies

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The Caribbean
  • English, Spanish, and French also start colonies
    in Caribbean
  • Large cotton, sugar plantations worked by
    enslaved Africans

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Native Americans
  • Natives Fall to Disease
  • European diseases are more deadly than war
  • Smallpox cause most fatalities
  • Colonists use enslaved Africans to work in place
    of Native Americans
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