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When the people of Salem traded with Spain what did they get in return?
raisins, silk handkerchiefs and oranges
first African child born at Jamestown
William Tucker 1624
these show events in history in the order in which they happened
Timelines
wharf
a landing place built along a shore where ships can load or unload
mine
an underground hole or tunnel from which minerals such as coal, iron, salt or gold can be taken
mineral
a natural substance such as ore, coal or petroleum
ethnic group
a group of people within a larger society who share a certain national origin, language or way of life
spoke of peace and gave wampum
Hiawatha
trade
to take part in buying, selling, or bartering
adapt
to change so as to be suitable for a different condition or purpose
slavery
being forced to work for someone else without being paid
territory
a part of the United States that is not admitted as a state
cash crop at Jamestown
tobacco
year the first Africans arrived in Jamestown
1619
merchant
a person who buys and sells goods
cargo
the freight carried by a vehicle
colony
a group of people who settle in a distant land
When Salem merchants wanted tobacco, where did they find it?
Jamestown, Virginia has plenty
Wahunsonacock
Native American leader, called Chief Powhatan, father of Pocahontas
import
to bring into another country for trade, sale or use
Long House
a building made of wood and bark in which Iroquois families lived
What ocean is off the coast of Massachusetts?
Atlantic Ocean
Captain John Smith
important leader at Jamestown Settlement
How do Hopi farmers grow corn?
by planting kernels in one foot deep holes
Kachinas
spirits that are part of the Hopi religion
wampum
small round beads made from pieces of polished shells
pueblo
a village of adobe buildings built next to and on top of each other
How much rain falls in the Iroquois woodlands in one month?
1-5 inches a month
How much rain falls in the Arizona desert in one year?
eight inches a year