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Answered by Erling Cummerata on Thu, Jun 17, 2021 7:59 PMDutch governor Peter Stuyvesant surrenders New Amsterdam to the British, September 8, 1664.Dutch governor Peter Stuyvesant
Stuyvesant's accomplishments as director-general included a great expansion for the settlement of New Amsterdam beyond the southern tip of Manhattan. Among the projects built by Stuyvesant's administration were the protective wall on Wall Street, the canal that became Broad Street, and Broadway.
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