Jack K American Revolution By email@example.com Feb 25, 1763 The Proclamation of 1763 Indains atttacked the colonists. The British did not allow the colonists to go past the Applichan Moutains. Mar 24, 1765 Quartering Act The colonists had to provide quarters for the British Soldiers.The colonists also supplied food and water Mar 5, 1770 Boston Massacre Soldiers where protecting a tax colection area. Colonists formed a crowd around the building and tormented the soldiers. One soldier thought he heard fire and shot his gun. killing five colonists. Jun 9, 1772 Gaspee Affair Lieutenant William Duddington was patrolling the water on the British Ship Gaspee. Colonists who where angry with the British Praliment and attacted the ship. Dec 16, 1773 Boston Tea Party Colonists dressed up as Indians and threw tea boxes overboard. Colonists were angry about purchaseing tea fom one company and high taxes from that company. Oct 24, 1774 Galloways Plan Rejected Joseph Galloway wanted Great Britian and the colonies to be united. But the paln was rejected. Apr 18, 1775 Paul Rever's Ride Paul saw some British Soldiers that where talking about a surprise attack. So he rode around the colonies and warned the colonists. May 24, 1775 Second Continental Congress Meets In May 1775, with Redcoats once again storming Boston, the Second Continental Congress convened in Philadelphia. They decided to create a Continetal Army. Jun 15, 1775 George Wahington named commander in chief The congress votes George Washington commander in chief. He accepts two days latter. Jun 16, 1775 Battle of Bunker Hill That night of June 16 1775 an American troop was marching to Bunker Hill. But the misheard the orders and marched to Breed Hill. Jun 7, 1776 The Writing of The Declaration of Independance Thomas Jefferson wrote the first draft of the Declaration of Independance. The congress argued over it then they signed it.