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Farming in the 13 American Colonies

The most significant difference was in what crops were grown where. Farmers in the New England Colonies had a rough time of it. Much of the soil wasn't good for growing crops, especially near the ocean. Also, the early and long-lasting winters killed many crops quickly. Farm equipment was also different. Graphics courtesy of ArtToday. Middle Colonies. Colonial America Videos.

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Southern Colonies *** ColonialAmericaTheNewEnglandColoniesshort. Teach Dear America. Colonial settlers came to America for many reasons.

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Some came for religious freedom. Some came to make money. 13 Colonies « 13 Colonies Map: 13 colonies names matching map game. Select and drop the colony name on the dot Social Studies 13 Colonies Timeline13 Colonies Facts To link to this page, copy the following code to your site: <a href=" Colonies </a>

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History Globe. In 1606, some 105 adventurers set off from England to try and establish the first permanent English colony in the New World.

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They settled in what is now the state of Virginia and called their colony first James Fort, and then James Towne, in honor of James I, the King of England. The early years of the colony were nearly a total disaster. Almost half of the settlers died due to poor choices in settlement location, management of resources, and quarrels with the indigenous Powhatan Indians. You are the Captain of the Jamestown Colony: Can you do any better than the real colonists? You will have a copy of the London Company's Instructions to help guide you.

On the Trail of Captain John Smith: A Jamestown Adventure. 13 Colonies Trades and Jobs. Cooper Coopers were tradesman who made casks, buckets, barrels, and containers for flour, gunpowder, tobacco, shipping, wine, milk, and other liquids.

13 Colonies Trades and Jobs

One kind of container, the hogshead, was used to ship huge quantities of tobacco from the colonies to England. Because the demand for containers was high, colonial coopers made millions of such containers every year. Although coopers are traditionally known for creating barrels (casks), it was actually the “tight cooper” who made them.

Other coopers began specializing in making specific types of containers that they could mass produce quickly. The construction of a barrel (more accurately called a cask) took skill, experience, and significant manual labor. The word cooper comes from the Middle English word “couper,” which means tub or container. Thirteen colonies map. Map of thirteen colonies. Colonial Kids. As of July 1, 2013 ThinkQuest has been discontinued.

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