Librarians

The Original Thirteen Colonies Research Project

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Databases to search for your project:

ABC-CLIO

Groliers Encyclopedia

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Links to Colonial History: 

 

Colonial Times in America

The 13 American Colonies Part 2: Characteristics of the Colonies

13 Originals

Colonial America (1492-1763)

The New England Colonies [ushistory.org]

A Brief History of the Colony of New Hampshire, 1622-1741 (+ links to the other colonies)

The Middle Colonies [ushistory.org]

The Southern Colonies [ushistory.org]

Original Inhabitants of the 13 Colonies

Maps of Early America from 1562 to 1812

The 13 Colonies of America: Clickable Map

Hargrett Rare Library Map Collection - Colonial America

Outline Maps: Historical

EarlyAmericaMap English Colonies before 1763

Farming in the 13 American Colonies

Growth, Becoming American: The British Atlantic Colonies, 1690-1763, Primary Resources in U.S. History and Literature, Toolbox Library, National Humanities Center

Triangular Trade

Triangle Trade Routes/Map

THE APPRENTICE/INDENTURED SERVANT

Slavery in the Colonies

colonialism, Western (politics) :: Mercantilism -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia

Estimated Population of American Colonies, 1630-1780

ESTIMATED POPULATION OF AMERICAN COLONIES

Population of the Thirteen Original Colonies (13 Colonies)

MERCANTILISM IMPORTS and EXPORTS

The Navigation Acts: 1650-1696

Navigation Acts

Plantation System

LIBERTY! . Perspectives . Daily Life in the Colonies | PBS

A Colonial Family and Community

COLONIAL CURRENCY (Table of Contents)

Colonial America (1492-1763)

MPT: Exploring Maryland's Roots

The 13 Colonies — History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts

Early American Images

Citation Tools Online

OSLIS MLA Secondary Citation Maker Another useful citation tool (best)

Citation Machine A web tool to help you make perfect citations!

KnightCite Citation Service

Remember that the databases will cite articles for you!