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What did the houses in the middle colonies look like?

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February 23, 2015 9:01PM

Most were made of wood and mud. One room was called a keeping room. They cooked, cleaned, and slept in the keeping room. Parents and babies slept in the keeping room, and older children slept in the attic. They also had farms where animals, lanterns, and tools were kept.