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COLONY. A union of citizens or subjects who have left their country to people another, and remain subject to the mother country. 3 W. C. C. R. 287. The country occupied by the colonists is also called a colony. A colony differs from a possession, or a dependency. (q.v.) For a history of the American colonies, the reader is referred to Story on the Constitution, book I.; 1 Kent, Com. 77 to 80; 1 Dane's Ab. Index, b. t.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, Colonial is a national, multi-service financial institution that provides a full range of personal and business financial products and originates nearly USD1.5bn in FHA, VA, Jumbo, conventional, condo and innovative single close construction loans annually.
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The first half of Imperial intoxications situates Indochina's alcohol monopoly in the nexus of state institutions and scientific knowledge at the heart of modern colonial power.
Hunt's text demonstrates that colonial Congo's history can be read as an epidemiological treatise of nervousness.
French colonial rule in West Africa, and even the history of West African societies in the modern period, has often been narrated from the colonial archive.
Under the deal, each shareholder of Colonial will be entitled to elect to receive either USD 14.50 per share in cash or 1.412 shares of Cape's common stock, subject to 50% of the shares being exchanged for stock and 50% for cash.
Most of the scholarly literature on 'colonial nostalgia' has tended to focus on the fields of literary and film theory, and architecture (for instance, Peleggi 2005; De Mul 2011).
Jeff Bowersox's Raising Germans in the Age of Empire is a well-researched and generally well-argued cultural history of Imperial Germany's colonial imagination at the Fin de Siecle, one that exposes the close connection between entertainment, education, and empire.
The missionary occupies a rather curious place in Australian colonial history.
In Assam after the discovery of local wild tea bushes, the colonial state acquired land and encouraged investment by Calcutta-based British business houses in the province.
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