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Chapter 6, Lesson 4: English Settlement in the Middle Colonies (pp. 143-147)

I. The Colony of New Netherland

II. The Founding of Pennsylvania

    A. Quakers were persecuted in England for their religious beliefs.

    B. William Penn founded a colony of Quakers in Pennsylvania.

III. Relations with the Indians
    A. William Penn believed all men were equal in God's sight.

    B. Penn had peaceful relations with the Delaware Indians.

    C. Other settlers arrived, but did not always treat the Indians fairly.

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