Fourth of July: 13 Things to Know About the Original Colonies

intro: Independence Day is not all barbecue and fireworks. So we pause here for a bit of history, with the 13 original colonies in mind (in the order of their founding). quicklist: 1 Category: 13 Original Colonies title: Virginia text: Founded by the London Co., Virginia established the first permanent English settlement, in Jamestown, but also ended up with the first African slaves in North America. quicklist: 2 Category: 13 Original Colonies title: Massachusetts text: Founded by Puritans,...Full Story
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