Glory (Viivika)

Glory notions NorthThe northern soil and climate favored smaller farmsteads rather than large plantations. Industry flourished, fueled by more abundant natural resources than in the South, and many large cities were established (New York was the largest city with more than 800,000 inhabitants). By 1860, one quarter of all Northerners lived in urban areas. Between […]

Patriot

Patriot notions The origin and essence of the conflict between England and the colony The colonists in America wanted to establish their own democracy, as they believed it was what God wanted, but England didn’t want then to have that much power. Boston Tea Party of 1773 The Boston Tea Party was a political and […]

Mayflower

Mayflower notions group I Origin of Native Americans There are many theories as to who are the ancestors of Native Americans. Today there are three theories, that seem most valid. The first theory mentions the migration from Polynesia and from the northern parts of China. However the most rampant speculation is that natives crossed Beringia, […]