13 Original Colonies- by Jenny Klassen
Captured on September 8, 2014 by Jenny Klassen
Portland, Maine cdn.theatlantic.com
Jamestown, Virginia was the <br />FIRST settlement of the Virginia Colony founded in 1607 and served as a capital of Virginia until 1699 when the seat of government was moved to Williamsburg. upload.wikimedia.org
Philadelphia grew from a few hundred inhabitants in 1683 to over 2,500 in 1701. www.archives.upenn.edu
Early Settlements in Province of New Hampshire. education-portal.com
Plymouth, Massachusetts storiesofusa.com
Salem, Massachusetts www.legendsofamerica.com
&quot;The Lost Colony&quot; in North Carolina www.theesportsblog.com
The <b>history of Charleston, South Carolina</b> is one of the longest and most diverse of any community in the United States, spanning hundreds of years of physical settlement beginning in 1663 through modern times.
The <b>Thirteen Colonies</b> were the British Colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America founded between 1607 (Virginia) and 1733 (Georgia).
<b>Connecticut</b> is the southernmost state in the northeastern region of the United States known as New England. It is bordered by Rhode Island to the east, Massachusetts to the north, New York to the west, and Long Island Sound to the south.
<b>Baltimore</b> is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, the largestindependent city in the United States, and the 26th-most populous city in the country
<b>Delaware Colony</b> in the North American Middle Colonies was a region of the Province of Pennsylvania although never legally a separate colony. From 1682 to 1776 it was part of the Penn proprietorship and was known as the lower counties. In 1701 it gained a separate Assembly from the upper counties but had the same Governor as the rest of Pennsylvania.
The <b>Massachusetts Bay Colony</b> was an English settlement on the east coast of North America (Massachusetts Bay) in the 17th century, in New England, situated around the present-day cities of Salem and Boston. The territory administered by the colony included much of present-day central New England, including portions of the U.S. states of Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Connecticut. Territory claimed but never administered by the colonial government extended as far west as the Pacific Ocean.
The area that is now Providence was first settled in June 1636 by Roger Williams, and was one of the original Thirteen Colonies of the United States. Williams and his company felt constrained to withdraw fromMassachusetts Bay Colony.
The first European exploration of what would become known as the Delaware Valley was made by the Dutch ship <i>Halve Maen</i> under the command ofHenry Hudson in 1609. Follow-up expeditions by Cornelius May in 1613, and Cornelius Hendricksen in 1614 mapped the shoreline of what would become Delaware for inclusion in the New Netherland colony. upload.wikimedia.org
The Hudson River upload.wikimedia.org
The Delaware River upload.wikimedia.org
The Appalachian mountains upload.wikimedia.org

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