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New Englanders in Nova Albion

James David Hart

New Englanders in Nova Albion

some 19th century views of California

by James David Hart

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Published by Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California,
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • New Englanders -- California.,
    • California -- Discovery and exploration.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James D. Hart.
      SeriesMaury A. Bromsen lecture in humanistic bibliography ;, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF864 .H317
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 34 p. :
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4873774M
      ISBN 100890730083
      LC Control Number76000052
      OCLC/WorldCa1994049

      Published on H-Albion (March, ) western Nova Scotia, now New Brunswick, nur‐ treatment without seeing New Englanders and New England interests at the center of the thrust against both Mi'kmaqs and Acadians. One expects that Acadians throughout Mar‐. New England is an area which comprises six states of the northeastern United States: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and is bordered by the state of New York to the west and south, and the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec to the northeast and north, respectively. The Atlantic Ocean is to the east and southeast, and Long Island Sound is Flag: Emblem.

      Start studying United States History I: The Colonial Period (). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. on the Pacific Coast of Central America before continuing on to California which he claimed for England and named Nova Albion. but quickly alienated the New Englanders. The American colonists themselves began to build their own ships in order to trade with the fledgeling English colonies in the Caribbean like Barbados and St. Kitts. These island economies were shifting all available land to sugar production but required foodstuffs in return which New Englanders in particular were keen to supply.

      In addition, and possibly the best book to read to get a quick answer to this question, Joseph Conforti’s Imagining New England () demonstrates that “Puritan New England” was always constructed and entirely imagined. New England, and America, is constantly changing and cannot be pegged to one group of people whether that be the. Aside from the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, or "New Scotland", New England is the only North American region to inherit the name of a kingdom in the British England has largely preserved its regional character, especially in its historic places. Today, the region is more ethnically diverse, especially in urban areas, along the southern coastline, and in parts of Connecticut.


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