Virginia Companies of London and Plymouth receive royal charters (21 words)

Historical Context Note

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Context

Royal charters are granted to the Virginia Companies of London and Plymouth, authorising them to establish colonies in the New World.

Citation:
Editors. "Virginia Companies of London and Plymouth receive royal charters". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=15630, accessed 06 December 2016.]