Us map 13 colonies. In 1606 king james i divided the atlantic seaboard in two giving the southern half to the london company later the virginia company and the northern half to the plymouth. 1664 by english colonists. The thirteen colonies were new hampshire massachusettes rhode island connecticut new york new jersey pennsylvania delaware maryland virginia carolina and georgia. Learn about the individual colonies the regions important historical events the founders jamestown and much more.
Select and drop the colony name on the dot. These settlements eventually became the 13 colonies. Spain claimed everything from the mississippi river west all the way to the pacific ocean plus the watershed drainage on the gulf of mexico. The 13 colonies of america.
The tobacco colonies. American history of the original 13 colonies learn about us via this useful american history section detailing the original 13 colonies with access to simple clear and easy to read articles that all have interesting illustrations and pictures. This map shows the beginning of the original 13 united states from the atlantic ocean west to the mississippi river.