The American Colonies ~ They were all settled by the English, but they were different in many ways!
Southern ~ Williamsburg, Virginia
Voting results in Williamsburg were as follows:
Government Action 1 to build a lighthouse at Cape Henry
8 in favor 1 opposed
Government Action 2
to deny voting rights to free black men, women and men who do not hold property
9 in favor 0 opposed
Government Action 3 requesting a pardon for a teenaged pirate
7 in favor 2 opposed
THE ROYAL GOVERNOR REVIEWED ALL RECOMMENDATIONS
A Trip to Colonial Williamsburg!
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Voices from slaves
Learn more about The Witch of Blackbird Pond
Thanks to William Penn, Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, promoted tolerance and as a result many diverse groups settled here!