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Unformatted text preview: About 4% of the slave trade 1619—first Africans brought to Virginia Status Pre-1660s = uncertain Post 1660s = life servitude legalized (in the South) Culture Southern Colonies = more African / West Indian Northern Colonies = more American / British Stono Rebellion, 1739 NATIVE AMERICANS Mid-1700s—British settlement = the Appalachians Eastern coastal tribes eliminated, assimilated (“Praying Indians”) or forced further west The “Middle Ground” A Geographic Place An Economic and Political Place Developed trade networks between rival Europeans Played European rivals against each other New Confederacies Virginia Maryland Atlantic Ocean British North America New Jersey Massachusetts New Hampshire New York North Carolina South Carolina Georgia Rhode Island Connecticut Dela w a r e Pennsylvania The Scotch-Irish Migration Phildelaphia •...
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course HIST 2113 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '08 term at LeTourneau.
- Spring '08