American Revolution

  • Proclamation of 1763

    Proclamation of 1763
    The Proclamation of 1763 was issued which declared the boundaries of settlement for inhabitants of th 13 colonies to be appalachid.
  • Quartering Acts

    Quartering Acts
    The Quartering Acts ordered the local goverment of the American Colonies to provide housing and provisions for british soldiers.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    The Stamp Act of 1765 was a direct tax imposed by the British Parliament specifcaly on the colonies of British America.The act required that many printed materials in the colonies produced on stamped paper produced in London.
  • Townshend Act

    Townshend Act
    The Townshend Acts were a series of laws passed beginning in 1767 by the Parliament of Great Britain.
    The Parliament of Great Britain was formed in 1707 following the ratification of the Acts of Union by both the Parliament of England and Parliament of Scotland...
    relating to the British colonies in North America.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    Tensions exploded in violence. A group of youths and dockworkers started trading insults in front of the Custom House. A fight broke out and the soldiers began firing.