American Revolution

  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
    The king that was in england at the time of the French and Indian war was King George the 3rd. King George the 3rd was winning the war when he became king. Britain was losing the war until 1757 William Pitt joined the the army and became a commander.
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party
    Colonists didn't like the tax's on tea. Tax's in the colonies started because the king did not want to pay for the French and Indian war, so he taxed the colonies so they payed for the war. But the colonies did not like this, on the night of 16th of December,1758. The colonists dressed up as mohawk Indians and boarded the ship illegally. And then dumped all 342 boxes of tea into the bay.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    In 1759, people in boston was teasing the british soldiers by throwing snow at them. Then a soldier shot a colonist. This was called the boston massacre, 6 people were killed.
  • The Proclamation of 1763

    The Proclamation of 1763
    Not all the land won by the in the French and Indian war was used, Because the king passed a law where colonists could not settle passed the Appalachian mountains.
  • Sugar act

    Sugar act
    The sugar act put tax on sugar, clothing.
  • The Declaration of Independence sighing

    The Declaration of Independence sighing
    The Declaration of Independence sighed.