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Tobacco colony

Gloria L. Main

Tobacco colony

life in early Maryland, 1650-1720

by Gloria L. Main

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maryland
    • Subjects:
    • Cost and standard of living -- Maryland -- History.,
    • Plantation life -- Maryland -- History.,
    • Tobacco industry -- Maryland -- History.,
    • Maryland -- Economic conditions.,
    • Maryland -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGloria L. Main.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC107.M3 M23 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 326 p. :
      Number of Pages326
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3506424M
      ISBN 10069104693X
      LC Control Number82047603

      The colony seemed lost until John Rolfe, the man who married Pocahontas, decided to cultivate tobacco in the region. Rolfe chose to grow Nicotiana Tabacum, a . Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Princeton Legacy Library: Tobacco Colony: Life in Early Maryland, by Gloria Lund Main (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

      John Rolfe, the husband of Pocahontas, became the father of the tobacco industry and an economic savior of the Virginia colony. By he had perfected methods of raising and curing the pungent weed, eliminating much of the bitter tang. Soon the European demand for tobacco was nearly insatiable. A second tobacco colony, Maryland, was formed in , when King Charles I granted its charter to the Calvert family for their loyal service to England. Cecilius Calvert, the second Lord Baltimore, conceived of Maryland as a refuge for English Catholics. Growing tobacco proved very labor-intensive, and the Chesapeake colonists needed a steady.

      foundation upon which the colony grew. Seventeenth-century Marylanders cultivated this plant for an export market that was becoming global in scope. It is remarkable that tobacco growing in Maryland in the year is still being exported internationally, and produced using many of the same methods developed here three centuries ago. Smoking – clay pipe, not the familiar modern cigarette - was therefore already popular in Europe before Virginia was colonised. James I, by , was so repulsed by the habit that he issued A Counterblast to Tobacco, three years before Jamestown was settled. An Englishman, John Rolfe, sent to the Colony in by the Virginia Company, found that tobacco would grow well in .


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