Alyson S.

asked • 02/02/13

what features are present in New Amsterdam that identify it as a Dutch colony and not as an English colony?

Its for a history paper and my book has no real details about it

Sheila M.

oops... I meant to put what I said as an answer as a comment... sorry

Hi, Alyson.

My daughter must be in your class... she couldn't find this answer either.
If someone is able to help here, we all would be very grateful.



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Alyson S.

Hey Mrs. Morton :)



Alyson S.

The answer is basically that Dutch colonies are proprietary, and British colonies are royal, their are more examples in the book throughout pages 27-32 and 50-53 in American Pageant Volume 1




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