Published on November 25, 2008
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MARYLAND was tolerant of different religions, a new society
PROPRIETARY COLONY A colonyy governed by a single owner or owner, p p proprietor
Economy of the Carolinas y at this time is based on growing rice
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By 1729 both North and y South Carolina are ROYAL COLONIES – ruled by g governors appointed by the pp y king
JAMES OGLETHORPE Started the colony of GEORGIA, named after King George http://photobucket.com/albums/f53/midtowng/Oglethorpe.jpg
Georgia is made up of g p settlers that had a debt and wanted a fresh start
REGION A distinct, or unique, area of land th t shares f l d that h common characteristics http://ustfccca.cstv.com/ot/c-xc/division1-women-regional-poll.html
TIDEWATER Flat land along the Atlantic coast http://www.virginiaplaces.org/chesbay/graphics/tidewaterboundaries.jpg
Tidewater region grows rice, indigo and tobacco http://cache.daylife.com/imageserve/0cIM39b6Wy0Bg/610x.jpg http://scribalterror.blogs.com/scribal_terror/images/2007/07/14/tobacco.jpg http://hauteconcept.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/12/sharkah-chakra-denim-jeans-indigo-plant-121107-2.png
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