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Headword Date Article Type
Massachusetts buys most of Maine 1677 T Note
Royal charter for Pennsylvania 1681 T Note
Pennsylvania adopts a Constitution 1682 T Note
Colonial charter governing Massachusetts withdrawn 1684 T Note
The New England colonies out Royal Governor Edmund Andros 1689 T Note
The colony of Massachusetts is given a new charter 1691 T Note
Delaware becomes a separate colony from Pennsylvania 1703 T Note
Crozat obtains a monopoly of the Illinois trade 1712 T Note
Governor Spotswood of Virginia endorses settling at Lake Erie 1717 T Note
Spain founds Pensacola, Florida 1718 T Note
Governor of New York tries to protect British colonies against French 1720 T Note
North and South Carolina become Crown colonies 1729 T Note
The French fortify Crown Point on Lake Champlain 1731 T Note
Georgia becomes Crown province upon surrender of Charter by Trustees 1752 T Note
Duquesne, French Governor of Canada, seizes the Ohio Valley 1753 T Note
Treaty of Paris ends French and Indian War 1763 T Note
British colonial governments for Quebec, Florida and Grenada 1763 T Note
Patrick Henry delivers radical speech in 'the parson's cause' 1763 T Note
Henry challenges Britain's right to tax colonies 1765 T Note
British customs schooner Gaspee burned by American Colonists 1772 T Note

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