Economic History Of Virginia In The Seventeenth Century; An Inquiry Into The Material Condition Of…

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byPhilip Alexander Bruce

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ... INDEX Aberdeen, ii. 329. Accomac County, i. 320,351; aboriginal tribe in, 140, 141; remarkable fore- Bight of Indians residing in, 157; Yeardley's visit to, 258 i case of Walter Chiles in, 350; irregular trade of, with Holland in 1663, 358; sheep owners in, 377; amount of tobacco produced in, in 1689, 456; Indians of, make complaint of their straitened condition, 495; Indians of, 496, 497; ii. 47, 346, 351; value of slaves in, 91; Bristol ship goes ashore in, 91; residences in, 157; English merchants trading in, 334; Indian marts in, 388; carpenters owning land in, 424; owners of looms residing in, 470: its people petition that all coin in Virginia ex- cept the English shall be rated, 512; also that the value of the dog dollar shall be ascertained, 513; value of beaver in, 521; town building in, 549, 556. Adams, Captain, i. 219. Africa, i. 71, 72, 409, 487; ii. 59, 63. Agricultural development, reasons for selecting Jamestown as the site of the settlement, i. 189-192; disadvan- tages of the site, 190; the first sow- ing of wheat, 193; clearing of new grounds, 196; first planting by the English of maize, 198; how the ground was cultivated, 200; the im- plements, 201; the increase in num- ber of livestock, 201: Delaware's plans to promote agriculture, 20.1, Henricopolis founded by Dale, 208: steps taken to protect cattle by raising palings, 209; first cultivation: of tobacco, 210; its rapid extension, 212; Dale grants privileges to the farmers, 213; the terms of the ten- ancy, 215; settlements in Virginia at Dale's departure, 216; commodities exported to England during his ad- ministration, 218; the first produc- tion of wine and silk, 219; first introduction of the plough, 219; Yeardley grants privileges to the inhabitants of Charles...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ... INDEX Aberdeen, ii. 329. Accomac County, i. 320,351; aboriginal tribe in, 140, 141; remarkable fore- Bight of ...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:222 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.47 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217204260

ISBN - 13:9780217204262

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