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The Swedes on the Delaware and their intercourse with New England

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Published by David Clapp & Son, Printers in Boston .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Statementby Frederic Kidder.
LC ClassificationsF167 .K46
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p. :
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6908620M
LC Control Number01021517

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THE SWEDES AND DUTCH IN NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE () BY ISRAEL ACRELIUS 1. After that the magnanimous Genoese Christopher Columbus, had, at the expense of Ferdinand, King of Spain, in the year , discovered the Western hemisphere, and the illustrious Florentine, Americus Vespucius, sent out by King Emanuel of Portugal, in the year , to make a further exploration of its coasts,   The Swedes and Finns, yielding generally to the condition of things around them, and avoiding as much as possible any quarrels between the Dutch and English, soon made a settlement on the eastern or New Jersey side of the Delaware river; most of   In his History of the New Netherlands, already cited, Adrian van der Donck like-wise relates how protest was made against the building of Fort Christina; but there, also, he gives evidence of the weakness of the Hollanders in the river, on the first arrival of the Swedes, and that their strength consisted almost entirely in great   sailed up the Delaware River and found the _____ River in 2. Settled along these two rivers In , Dutch won New Sweden and let the Swedes stay on their. because only students who belonged to the Church of England could. attend. He went to _____ many times.   Web view.