9 - Settlements-> Fort Orange (Albany), New...

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5/19/11 European Colonial Empires Spain, France, Holland, and England sent its explorers to claim lands in the Americas and find a Northwest Passage . The New York Connection: Henry Hudson (1609) The Dutch established a colony known as New Netherland.
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Unformatted text preview: Settlements-> Fort Orange (Albany), New Amsterdam (Manhattan) Colonies were governed by the Dutch West India Company Their most famous Governor-> Peter Stuyvesant England : Jamestown, Virginia (1607)-> 1st English colony (tobacco)...
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2011 for the course HIS 39930 taught by Professor Ming during the Spring '09 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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