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America and the Thirteen Colonies

Books, databases and links to research more about early American history.

Useful Databases for American History

Colonial America Map

New Hampshire

Founded by Jason Mason et al. in 1623

Type of Charter: Royal


Founded by Massachusetts emigrants

From 1635

Type of Charter: Self-Governing

New England Colonies


New England Colonies Links


Founded by Puritans in ca. 1628

Type of Charter: Royal

Rhode Island

Rhode Island was founded by Roger Williams in 1636

Type of Charter: Self Governing

New Haven  was founded by Massachusetts emigrants in 1638

Type of Charter: Self Governing