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Section 4: Settlement of the Middle Colonies

The Internet contains a wealth of information, but sometimes it's a little tricky to find what you need. By using the preselected Web sites provided below you will be able to narrow your search, answer assigned questions, and save precious time. Simply follow the links to find valuable research materials and activity support. There's a lot of information in here, happy hunting!

13 Originals http://www.timepage.org/ spl/ 13colony.html
Brief overviews of the founding of each of the 13 colonies, with links to other history sites covering the original colonies.

The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade http://www.africanhistory.about.com/ library/ weekly/ aa080601a.htm
A brief review of the triangular trade with maps and important statistics.

New Netherland Project http://www.nnp.org/
The New Netherland Project home page has a history and time line of the 17th century colony and information on additional resources.