In Colonial America, the southern colonies were made up of Georgia, Maryland, Norther Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia. There were two types of government in the southern colonies: royal and proprietary. More »

The northern and southern colonies differed in the level of public participation in government and in the religious, social and economic factors that influenced policy. The northern states, particularly those that make u... More »

Throughout the 17th century, there were slaves found in every colony of what is now the United States. The Southern colonies held the most slaves due to the economic situation of the period that was based upon agricultur... More »

The original 13 colonies were New Hampshire, Connecticut, Delaware, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Virginia, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. The 13 colonies were di... More » History Modern History US History

The original 13 colonies were Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Virginia. The colonies were found... More »

The 13 colonies on the American flag include Delaware, Pennsylvania, Georgia, New Jersey, South Carolina, Maryland, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, Connecticut, North Carolina, Massachusetts Bay and Rhode Island and P... More »

The five colonies of the American South were Maryland, Virginia, North and South Carolina and Georgia, the economies of which were based on cash crops, tobacco in particular. Such farming required intensive labor, so sla... More »