These were early colonies of what would later be the states in New England.
Most of the administration of the early colonies was done by the military.
Kissing Point was also an important source of fruits and vegetables for the early colony.
They must be from some early colony out here which got lost and reverted to barbarism.
He was part of an early colony in a neighboring system.
"So that means there was an early colony after all."
The early colonies on Tasmania constantly suffered from lack of food.
In the early American colonies the trainband was the most basic tactical unit.
Most of the earlier colonies made do with two.
This again would be of particular value in an early colony, where life-threatening problems requiring Earth's assistance could occur.