"Peace, commerce, and honest friendship with all nations...entangling alliances with none."
- Thomas Jefferson
"That's the positive aspect of trading I suppose. The world gets stirred up together. That's about as much as I have to say about it."
- Isabel Hoving
-Diseases such as measles, cholera, chicken pox, typhus, and smallpox were brought over to America and devastated the Native population
-Trade of goods and cultures between the New and Old World.
- Food such as potatoes, tomatoes, and peanuts were brought over to Eastern countries. They soon became a staple of eastern diets.