Colonization: 1600-1775

From the Jamestown Settlers to Separatist Pilgrims, peaceable Quakers, royalist supports, and independent Scots-Irish, the people coming to American shores shared a desire for a new life. Prompted by varying reasons to leave their original homelands, the new colonists learned to survive, built prosperous town, defended their homes, and sparked an idea of independent self-government.


Colonization American History Booklist

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Gazette665 Posts:

Historic Gardening: “The Three Sisters”

1620: A Tale of Two Ships

1621: The “First” Thanksgiving

Working Hard: Building Plymouth Colony

Pilgrims in Armor

Thanksgiving Kid’s Books: “Pilgrim Cat”

Thanksgiving Kid’s Books: “Three Young Pilgrims”

Thanksgiving Kid’s Books: “Giving Thanks – The 1621 Harvest Feast”

Thanksgiving Kid’s Books: “The Pilgrims At Plymouth”

They Bought Manhattan For How Much? (New York)

Benevolent Intentions…The Last Colony (Georgia)

Search For Religious Freedom (Rhode Island)

The Catholic Colony (Maryland)

The Holy Experiment Colony (Pennsylvania)

Historic Gardening: Practical & Pretty, Kitchen or Formal?

With Gladness: Colonial Christmas

Crafting With Gladness: Colonial Clove-Decorated Fruit

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