Jeremiah Thomas PEGS Colonial Regions StoryboardMiddle Colonies
The New England Colonies
Virginia House of Burgess. first representative government. they had cash crops and used plantation systems. They did the Transatlantic Slave Trade. Fertile Soil and long growing seasons.They put all the debtors in Georgia.
Pennsylvania Charter of Privileges:created an elected legislature. For economics they did trading and grew crops. they had staple crops that is why the were called staple colonies. They had pretty fertile soil and regular rainfall. They had a lot social groups they had the Quakers, Lutherans and Jews. They were diverse and were tolerant of any religion
In the New England Colonies they had the first written Constitution and self governed government. They had long and harsh winters and also short, mild summersThey fished, whaling, fur trade, timber, and ship building. They also had puritans.