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German and Swiss Settlements of Colonial Pennsylvania A Study of the So-Called Pennsylvania Dutch

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ISBN-10: 1556131976

ISBN-13: 9781556131974

Edition: 1900 (Reprint)

Authors: Oscar Kuhns

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The Massachusetts Bay Company's claim on New England was preceded by those of two other joint stock companies. The first of these was the Dorchester Company, organized by the Anglican minister John White. When it went out of existence in 1626, the company's claim was transferred to a new organization, the New England Company, led by John Endecott. Endecott would ultimately found the town of Salem, Massachusetts in 1628. Endecott's shares and those of fifty-six other New England Company investors would soon be absorbed into those of the Massachusetts Bay Company in 1629. The author ably recounts the fortunes, intrigues, and shifting allegiances of these formative companies, listing members…    
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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 1900
Publisher: Heritage Books
Publication date: 6/1/1989
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 276
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English