American Revolution

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  • The day Sam Adams was born.

    The day Sam Adams was born.
    Samual Adams was born on September 27, 1722, in Boston Massachusetts. His parents are Samual Adams Sr. and Mary Adams.
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    Paul Revere

    Paul Revere was born on January 1, 1735. he was well known for making a poem about his journey to war the colonists of a British attack. Credits from: https://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/paul-revere
  • John Adams

    John Adams
    John Adams was the second president of the United States of America. he was born on October 30th, 1735.
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    French and Indian war

    The French and Indian war was Fought mainly by Britan and France with allies such as Native Americans.
  • Alexander Hamilton's birthday

    Alexander Hamilton's birthday
    Alexander Hamilton was born on January 11, 1757. He was born in Boston, Saint Kitts and Nevis. His parents are James A. Hamilton and Rachel Faucette Buck.
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    Sugar Act

    The sugar act Is the tax on sugar. The reason they did this was to try and stop smuggling between the French and dUtch west indies. information from: https://www.britannica.com/event/Sugar-Act
  • The Stamp Act

    The Stamp Act
    The Stamp Act was made to put a tax on some documents/ letters sent mainly because the French and Indian war had put a strain on their supply of money so they made this tax to supply themselves with money.
  • Quartering Act

    Quartering Act
    The Quartering Act was yet another British parliament that made you provide a home and food to the British soldiers. Info From:https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/parliament-passes-the-quartering-act
  • The Boston Massacre

    The Boston Massacre
    The Boston Massacre was kinda like a riot between the American colonists and Britan. The leading patriots were Sam Adams and Paul Revere. there were 5 deaths.
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party
    The Boston Tea party was the rebellion of the American colonists. The reason for the rebellion was because Britan had raised taxes on tea and that frustrated the colonists.
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson was born in 1743. He became our 3rd president in the year 1801
  • The First Continental Congress

    The First Continental Congress
    The First Continental Congress was a group of people that had talk about how they could organize colonial resistance between each other.
  • The Second Continental Congress

    The Second Continental Congress
    The second continental Congress helped make the Declaration of Independence.
  • The Battle of Lexington

    The Battle of Lexington
    The battle of Lexington was basically the first moves/ actions leading up to the Revolutionary war. Information From: https://www.history.com/topics/american-revolution/battles-of-lexington-and-concord
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    The declaration of Independence at first was used to justify the actions of the second congress and to help them gain aid from other countries. The declaration was written by Thomas Jefferson.
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    Battle of Yorktown

    The battle of Yorktown was the fight between America and Britan. America has allies such as France. the British leader had surrendered to George Washington which ended the American Revolution.
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    The treaty of Paris was a treaty between America and Paris. The treaty of Paris was signed Septemper 3rd, 1783.
  • The U.S. constitution

    The U.S. constitution
    the U.S. Constitution was made to guaranty certain basic rights for the national government's citizens
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    George Washington

    Geroge Washington was Our founding father and was our first president of the united states. he was president from 1789 through 1797.
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    Sam Adams

    Sam Adams was one of the founding fathers of the United States of America. he was government from 1793 to 1797