The colonies that existed before the signing of the 1846 Oregon Treaty: Province
of Canada — (previously Upper ...
At the end of the 18th century, there were seven colonies in British North America
: Lower Canada (Québec), Upper Canada (Ontario), Nova Scotia, New ...
In 1860, British North America was made up of scattered colonies (Canada, New
Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Newfoundland, Vancouver ...
Directly or indirectly, the economies of all 13 British colonies in North America
depended on slavery. By the 1620s, the labor-intensive cultivation of tobacco for
Jan 28, 2014 ... British North America, the term usually applied to the British colonies and
territories in North America after the US became independent in 1783 ...
Virginia: 1607-1644. In 1606 James I supports new English efforts (the first since
Raleigh) to establish colonies along the coast of America, north of the ...
English connections with the North American continent are somewhat longer
than most people realise. It is not clear when West Country fishermen discovered
Traditionally, when we tell the story of “Colonial America,” we are talking about
the ... As a result, for the most part, the English colonies in North America were ...
Facts and information about the British Colonies in America. ... The fight for
territories and power in North America were fought by the countries in Europe.
The European countries of Spain, France and Britain all had important interests
in North America, not least because these colonies promised future wealth and ...