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5 edition of Peter Stuyvesant found in the catalog.

Peter Stuyvesant

the last Dutch governor of New Amsterdam

by John S. C. Abbott

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Dodd & Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stuyvesant, Peter, 1592-1672.,
  • Slavery -- New York (State).,
  • New York (State) -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy John S.C. Abbott
    SeriesHis American pioneers and patriots
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, [1], [13]-362 p., [6] leaves of plates (incl. fronts.) ;
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24187126M
    OCLC/WorldCa64068419

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Reviews of the On the Day Peter Stuyvesant Sailed Into Town. Jan 28,  · Peter Stuyvesant, Dutch Petrus Stuyvesant, (born c. Scherpenzeel, Friesland, Netherlands—died Februarynear New York, New York [U.S.]), Dutch colonial governor who tried to resist the English seizure of New York.

Stuyvesant was. Oct 19,  · Peter, or Petrus, Stuyvesant ran things, or tried to run New Amsterdam his way for 17 years as the capital of New Netherlands, a colony amidst those. Dec 21,  · Peter Stuyvesant (), the Dutch colonial governor with an anti-Semitic reputation, seized the Jews’ meager possessions and ordered them sold at auction.

When this failed to raise enough to meet their debts, he jailed two members of the group and wrote to the Dutch West India Company in Amsterdam, asking permission to expel the Jews. the fires.

Stuyvesant enacted a tax of one beaver skin on each resident of New Amsterdam, as a means of paying for the buckets. This was how Peter Stuyvesant created the first fire department in America. While Stuyvesant was Governor, the town built a hospital and a post office.

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Find A Grave, database and images (hamaikastudio.com: accessed), memorial page for Peter Stuyvesant (–Feb ), Find A Grave Memorial no. citing Saint Marks Church-In-The-Bowery Churchyard, Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A hamaikastudio.comal ID: · View Source.

Landmark Book # The Story of Peter Stuyvesant of Old New York. Thirty-eight years after Henry Hudson, infirst sailed the "Half Moon" up the majestic river named for him, Governor Peter Stuyvesant arrived in New Amsterdam harbor. For the next. Book Review: Peter Stuyvesant "Legends abound about the character, temperament, and wooden leg of the last director-general of New Amsterdam, fueled primarily by Washington Irving's satirical A History of New York.

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Published by J.A. Hill in New York. Written in English. Page 14 - After proceeding one hundred leagues we found a very pleasant situation among some steep hills, through which a very large river, deep at its mouth, forced its way to the sea ; from the sea to the estuary of the river, any ship heavily laden might pass, with the help of the tide, which rises eight feet.

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His name is still commonly used, especially in New York State, for street names, school names, building names, etc. A British-German-Danish cigarette brand is also named after him.

It is impossible to understand the very remarkable character and career of Peter Stuyvesant, the last, and by far the most illustrious, of the Dutch governors of New Amsterdam, without an acquaintance with the early history of the Dutch colonies upon the Hudson and the Delaware.

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