1600-1877 Historical events

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  • Jamestown was founded

    Jamestown was founded
    Jamestown was important because it was the 1st real settlement for the people coming to the Americas
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    Historical Events

  • MayFlower Compact

    MayFlower Compact
  • French and indian war

    French and indian war
    French and indian war showed the power and strength the americans had and would use to fight for land
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    Stamp act was important because it showed how parliament could tax who ever at their own will with no reason or representations
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    Boston Tea party was important because it made the civilians feel like they could stand up for themselves against British taxes
  • First Continental Congress

  • Revolutionary War

    Revolutionary War
    Revolutionary war helped America get their independence from Great Britian and become their own country
  • Declaration Of Independence

    Declaration Of Independence
    Declerations of Independence was important because it was signed which gave us our freedom against britian.
  • Articles of Confederation

    Articles of Confederation
  • George Washington becomes president

  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    Louisiana Purchase contributed because as more people were immagrating it helped give more land to those who could afford it
  • Lewis and Clark Expedition

  • War of 1812

    War of 1812
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
  • Battle at the Alamo

  • Civil War

    Civil War
    The Civil war contributed to ending slavery .
  • Emancipation Proclamation

    Emancipation Proclamation
    Emancipation Proclamation was important because it gave everybody freedom especially African-Americans that were slaves.
  • Battle of Gettysburg

  • 13th Amendment Passed

    13th Amendment Passed
    The 13th amendment states that involuntary slavery or servitude, except as a punishment for a crime