Relationship Between Colonists And Native Americans

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The colonist and the Native americans had very complicated relations through 1607 to 1763 and throughout time. Sometimes colonists and natives had positive relations that benefitted both sides, while other times relations were tense and led to conflict. As time went on and the colonies became more powerful, relations with the native americans worsened.
When the colonists first crossed paths with the natives. it was 1607 and the english had just settled in Jamestown. With no clue how to survive in the new world, the native americans helped the colonists settle in and allowed them to stay on their lands temporarily. The english, however, had no intent on leaving and repaid the natives with disease. The english colonists brought diseases, such