American Revolution, Bostic

  • French and Indian War

    The French were cheating the indians out of their trade. Some indians teamed up with the british while others with the french. The British won the war and got the land that the french gave up and some spanish land
  • Proclamation of 1763

    The proclamation made it where the colonists weren't allowed to settle west past the Appalachian Mountains. The British couldn't really enforce this rule since it covered so much land.
  • Stamp Act

    The stamp act put a tax on all printed materials.
  • Sons and Daughters of Liberty

    The sons did more violent protest and boycotts, while the daughters stopped buying british goods and made their own
  • Stamp Act Congress

    A group of colonists made a group that discussed the stamp act
  • Tea Act

    The Tea Act gave rights to the East India Company to ship tea straight to the Americas
  • Tea Parties (Boston)

    The sons of liberty dumped alot of tea into the boston harbor leading to the intolerable acts as a consequence
  • Intolerble Acts

    These acts were made to punish the tea partiers in Massachusetts
  • Tea Parties (Charleston)

    Sons of Liberty Locked tea in storage facilities.
  • Declaration of independence

    The Declaration was the "break up letter" from the colonists to british for their independence