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U.S. Virgin Island

U.S. Virgin Island 12-2004

December 18th 2012
U. S. Virgin Island: U. S. bought the island from Denmark in 1917 for $25 million. ... read more
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Virgin Islander Flag During the 17th century, the archipelago was divided into two territorial units, one English and the other Danish. Sugarcane, produced by slave labor, drove the islands' economy during the 18th and early 19th centuries. In 1917, the US purchased the ... ... read more
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