This 1606 map shows how the two English land grants dominated the central part of the coast. The area to the north was claimed by France and the area to the south by Spain.
In preparation for this discussion re-watch Segment 7 of the film After the Mayflower- We shall remain.
By the 1620s, the French, the Dutch, the English, and the Spanish all had settlements in North America. For your initial post, discuss how the English people who settled in the Massachusetts Bay area were different from these other settlers. Consider their intellectual, spiritual, economic, and social ideals. Use specific examples from the video.
Then discuss the ways in which you think these factors influenced the settlers’ relations with the native peoples. Use specific examples to support your ideas.