1500-1800 America

  • Period: Jan 9, 1500 to


  • Jamestown/Virginia Colony

    Even though the last colony had failed King james was eager to start another.
  • stamp act

    The french and Indian war proved extremely expensive. Parliament put a series of taxs on the new colonies
  • Boston Tea Party

    Parliament authorized the Tea act, which taxed all tea going to the colonies. The Colonists were so angry that they decided to dump all the tea in the water
  • Louis and Clark

    After the purchase of Louisiana in 1803 Thomas Jefferson wanted people to explore the land