US History, 1600-1700

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In History
  • Jamestown is Founded

    Jamestown is Founded
    The first English settlement in the Americas was founded in the colony of Virginia
  • Sante Fe is Founded

    Sante Fe is Founded
    Spain establishes a foothold farther north and founds Sante Fe
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    Powhatan Wars

    Three wars fought between the Indians and the settlers in Virginia colony which ended in a colonist victory
  • The Dutch claim New Netherland

    The Dutch claim New Netherland
    New Netherland is claimed by the Dutch after a couple years of successfully trading furs with the natives
  • Plymouth is Founded

    Plymouth is Founded
    The Mayflower lands in Massachusetts and an English colony is founded there
  • Harvard is founded

    Harvard is founded
    Harvard, the first university in the new world, is founded
  • New Sweden is Founded

    New Sweden is Founded
    Sweden joins the colonization game as they establish on the Delaware River
  • Bacon's Rebellion

    Bacon's Rebellion
    A rebellion led by Nathaniel Bacon with armed Virginian settlers again the Governor Berkeley
  • Spain starts settling East Texas

    Spain starts settling East Texas
    Spain begins moving into East Texas due to concern of the French presence in the new world.