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Unformatted text preview: • Jamestown, 1607 Virginia Colony and Virginia’s “Gold” Chesapeake Bay Area Colonies • Demography--mortality rate, life span--unbalanced sex ratio • Economy: Staple, export crop--early 17 th c availability of land--Headright system--Reliance on bound labor: indentured servitude--gradual swith to African slave labor • Social mobility in first ½ 17 th century...
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This note was uploaded on 10/11/2008 for the course HIST 315k taught by Professor Seaholm during the Fall '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Fall '08
- Elizabeth I