British colonists annexe the New Netherlands from Connecticut to
Delaware. They rename the city of New Amsterdam, surrendered two
days earlier by Peter Stuyvesant, as New York.
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Editors. "British annexe New Netherlands from Connecticut to Delaware". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16504, accessed 27 June 2017.]