American History 1700-1800

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    The Great Awakening

    This was a religious revival that took place in the 13 Colonies led by men like George Whitefield and Jonathan Edwards in the 1730's and 40's
  • Georgia colony founded

    The last of the 13 Colonies to be founded, Georgia was founded in the 1700's
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    French and Indian War

    The battle between the English and the French in the New World, the war provided England enormous territorial gains in North America.
  • Boston Massacre

    British troops fired into a mob of colonist, killing five men.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Group of colonial patriots disguised as Mohawk Indians board three ships in Boston harbor and dump more than 300 crates of tea overboard as a protest.
  • First Continental Congress

    A group meeting in Philadelphia, with 56 delegates representing every colony except Georgia.
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    American Revolution

    The Revolutionary War in America was the war between the 13 colonies and England, which gave America, to this day, independence for English rule.
  • Declaration Of Independence signed

    The thirteen colonies would come together against England and declare independence.
  • Shay's Rebellion

    Farmers all the way from New Hampshire to South Carolina take up arms to protest high state taxes.
  • Constituion is Written

    This is when the supreme law of the United States was written and signed by delegates from the 13 colonies.
  • George Washington Becomes President

    The first ever president of the United States, George Washington, is inaugurated on this day.