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SUGGESTED RESOURCES AND MATERIALS

Columbia County: History & Heritage. Winter 2003. Volume 1 Number 3. Kinderhook, N.Y.: Columbia County Historical Society.

Curtin, Philip D. 1984. Cross - Cultural Trade in World History. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Dunn, Shirley W. 1994. The Mohican World (1609-1730, Fleischmanns, N.Y.: Purple Mountain Press.

Heidenreich, Conrad E., and A.H. Ray. 1976 The Early Fur Trade: A Study in Cultural Interaction. Toronto.

Hunt, George T. 1960. The Wars of the Iroquois: A Study in Intertribal Trade Relations. Madison, WI.

Innis, Harold A. 1956. The Fur Trade in Canada. Toronto.

Krech, Shepard III, ed. 1981. Indians, Animals and the Fur Trade: A Critique of Keepers of the Game. Athens, GS.

Shorto, Russell. 2004. The Island at the Center of the World: The Epic Story of Dutch Manhattan & The Forgotten Colony That Shaped America. New York: Doubleday.



WEBSITES

Henry Hudson -Adventurer and Explorer
http://www.pbs.org/empireofthebay/profiles/hudson.html

Henry Hudson Lost Leadership
http://www.usask.ca/education/ideas/tplan/sslp/
yukon/henry_h.htm

Halve Maen(Half Moon)
http://www.hrmm.org/halfmoon/manual.htm

New Netherland Museum and the Half Moon
http://www.newnetherland.org/

Robert Juet
http://www.americanjourneys.org/aj-133/summary/index.asp

Half Moon Tour
http://www.timesunion.com/halfmoon/

Fur Trade Time Line
http://www.whiteoak.org/learning/timeline.htm

Fur Trade
http://www.pcmaf.org/fur_trade.htm

The Lenapes: A Study of Hudson Valley Indians
http://www.ulster.net/~hrmm/halfmoon/lenape/indexm.htm

Henry Hudson - includes very nice video clip of the Half Moon on the Hudson - video runs a little over one minute. Also includes photo of Henry Hudson and some historical documents
http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/early/topic1.html

Stuyvesant - photo, short video clip and historical documents
http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/early/topic7.html

New Amsterdam - photo, short video clip and historical documents
http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/early/topic11.html

Dutch West India Company
http://pbskids.org/bigapplehistory/early/topic5.html

First Jewish immigration to New Amsterdam/Stuyvesant/ discrimination- click on first video resource "The First Jews in the New World", runs just under two minutes
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/heritage/episode7/video/index.html

Click on Flushing for video clip on Old Quaker Meeting House
http://www.thirteen.org/queens/map.html

Suggested lesson on the Hudson River from NTTI (National Teachers Training Institute - WNET/Thirteen, NYC), includes suggested activities and web resources. The video clip from Bill Moyers below can be used with this lesson
http://www.thirteen.org/edonline/ntti/resources/
lessons/h_hudson_river/index.html

Except from Bill Moyers, "America's First River - 90 second video clip
http://www.pbs.org/now/science/hudson.html#



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