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- British Empire : The worldwide domain controlled by Britain from its origins about 1600
- American Revolution : The political and military action of the American colonists who overthrew British control between 1763-1789.
- Thirteen Colonies : The historical region ranging from the present-day Canadian province of Quebec to the present-day state of Georgia which comprised the thirteen British colonies in North America.
- Atlantic History : Specialty field in history that studies of the Atlantic World in the early modern period.
- U.S. Demographic History : Historic trends in population growth, geographical distribution by states and urban-rural, internal migration, and components of change (births, deaths, immigration), as well as race and ethnicity, and population policy as they relate to the United States.
- U.S. History : The history of the United States from the colonial era to the present.
- Plymouth Colony : English colony in North America, 1620-1691, until it was absorbed by Massachusetts.
- Frontier, American : Add brief definition or description
- Great Britain : The largest part of the United Kingdom, comprising England, Scotland, Wales and islands immediately off their coasts.
- King George's War : The 1744-1748 war in North America between Britain and France.
- Agriculture, history, U.S. : Add brief definition or description
- Boston, Massachusetts : A city in the north-east of the United States of America, capital of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
- Charleston, South Carolina : Oldest major city in the Southeast United States of America. Today a major tourist center, featuring historic architecture, and with a large U.S. Navy presence.
- Delaware : A State of the Eastern USA.
- Drama : A type of literature, especially plays, meant to be delivered in spoken performance on stage.
- Florida, history : Acquired by the U.S. in 1821 and remained a peripheral state until the late 20th century, when migrants from cold-weather areas relocated giving it the 4th largest population by 2000.
- French language : A Romance language spoken in northwestern Europe (mainly in France, Belgium, Switzerland), in Canada and in many other countries.
- History Cooperative : A nonprofit humanities database resource offering top-level online history scholarship.
- House of Lords : The second chamber of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
- Hudson Bay : A large (1.23 million km²) body of water in northeastern Canada on the Arctic Ocean.
- Knitting : Method of creating fabric by means of pulling rows of loops of yarn through other loops with straight needles.
- Louisiana Purchase : A land purchase of the entire Louisiana Territory in 1803 from France by the United States by President Thomas Jefferson.
- New England : Region of the northeastern USA consisting of the 6 states Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.
- Pierce Butler (Founding Father) : (1744-1822) American military leader and politician; one of the Founding Fathers of the U.S.A.
- Quebec Act : A 1774 Act of the British Parliament setting out procedures of governance in the Province of Quebec.
- Rhode Island College : Add brief definition or description
- Saint Lawrence River : A large river in North America, flowing northwards through the provinces of Ontario and Quebec and forming the primary drainage of the Great Lakes into the Atlantic Ocean.
- South Carolina, History : One of the original states of the United States.