Journey to a New World

Journey to a New World

Author: Kevin Mercer
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In 1620, after 65 long, hard days at sea, the Mayflower arrived in North America. The pilgrims established the Plymouth colony in what is now Massachusetts. Many of those who made the journey perished during the first year as they attempted to adapt to their new environment.