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In 1615, Dutch settlers sailed up the Hudson River to found Fort Nassau, a fur trading outpost. Soon this colony greatly expands and begins to grow, especially after the founding of New Amsterdam. By 1618, Fort Orange and its surrounding area have a strong Dutch hold.