Articles with keyword "Colonial Era"
How he helped draw the line between Virginia and North Carolina.
With the fates of North America still uncertain, the French and three Indian tribes raid a British settlement.
Scholars are approaching the founding of America in new ways.
Conflict Endured during Colonial Period in Virginia over Morality of Christians Enslaving Other Christians
How Jill Lepore went from Harvard office temp to Harvard professor.
Familiarly known as the “Ocean State,” Rhode Island’s full official name includes “and Providence Plantations,” words the state legislature has resolved to drop.
Cortez’s conquest of the Aztecs, the Seven Deadly Sins, and Mexican Independence are among the many themes of the masked dances of the Nahua Indians of central Mexico.
Archaeologists from Harvard University’s Peabody Museum working in Peru have unearthed a piece of paper used in the early seventeenth century by a Spanish priest to conduct an interview and record num