What was the southern colonies lifestyle like?

Depended on the wealth of the family. One reason people built such large houses is that the plantations were several miles apart from other people and/or cities so houses had many rooms to accommodate guests. Often good friends would stay over for several days or weeks. They would have parties, d...

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Why did the settlers settle in Connecticut?

it was a new land an they thought it would be awesome

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What is the origin of the word 'car'?

carriageThe alternative name car is believed to originate from the Latin word carrus:wheeled vehicle

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What was the first United States corporation?

Type your answer here... The Greenbriar incorporated 1778.

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Cost of gas in 1900?

Gasoline as we know it was a waste product that long ago, automobile engines were run on kerosene. From my research I am pretty sure 1905 and thereafter is when gasoline was the fuel to run automobiles.A relative told me that the price of gas in the early to mid 1900's was around 10 cents per gal...

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