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Colonial Virginians at play

Carson, Jane.

Colonial Virginians at play

by Carson, Jane.

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Published by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Recreation -- Virginia -- History.,
    • Play -- Virginia -- History.,
    • Virginia -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Jane Carson.
      ContributionsColonial Williamsburg Foundation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV54.V8 C3 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2205057M
      ISBN 100879351225
      LC Control Number89027034

      Colonial Virginia Timeline. May 1, - leading to a century of conflict between the royally appointed governors and the other branches of the colonial government, the House of Burgesses and the Governor's Council, which are both dominated by Virginia's wealthy planters. Family Histories (Virginia) This is a selective list of some of the more important Virginia family histories or collective genealogies in the Library. To ascertain whether or not the library has a printed genealogy of a specific family, look in the online catalog under the family name (e.g., “Walker Family”).

      Start studying Colonial Virginia. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Facts about Colonial Virginia 7: the important exports. Livestock, fruit, vegetables, corn, tobacco and cotton were some products exported from Colonial Virginia. Facts about Colonial Virginia 8: the name of the Colonial Virginia. The name of the colony was taken to honor Queen Elizabeth, the virgin queen.

      The first settlement in what became known as the Virginia Colony was Jamestown, which was founded in It was set up to be the center of the Virginia Colony's government and commerce. Later in , Virginia was created as a royal colony that included the original Jamestown settlement, when King James I revolked the charter of the bankrupt Virginia Company and the colony transferred to. Historical Fiction: Colonial America classics, colonial, explorers, french-indian-war, historical-fiction, puritans, settlers, young-adult. 28 likes Like. Lists are re-scored approximately every 5 minutes. People Who Voted On This List (58) Allison books Virginia books 29 friends Saturday's books.


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Excerpt from the Preface: Colonial Virginians at play were the same people who engaged in more serious pursuits. The man who was his own lawyer and his own doctor also made his own fun: it was a do-it-yourself age, and amusements were uncomplicated and spontaneous.

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Colonial Virginians at Play. by Carson, Jane. Published by Colonial Williamsburg, Distributed by the University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville in Williamsburg, Va. Written in EnglishCited by: Colonial Virginians at Play. Williamsburg, Va., Colonial Williamsburg; Distributed by the University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jane Carson.

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