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American Revolution

  • Navigation Acts

    Navigation Acts
    this was a trade law, that kept coloinist from selling their most vauable products to any country other than Britain
  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
    In 1774, war errupted between the English and the French. As you many recall, the French had also been colonized parts of North America thoughout the 1600s and 1700s. The fighting lasted untill 1773
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    According to this act, colonists had to pay a tax to have an offical stamp put on wills, deeds, newspapers, and other written materials.
  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    In order to protest an import tax on tea, a group of colonists dumped a large load of British tea into the Boston Harbor.
  • First Continential Congress

    First Continential Congress
    This was a group that protested the treatment of Bosten