American Revolution Timeline-Nick Carr

  • Writs of Assistance

    documents that allowed costoms officers to enter any location to search for smuggled goods without goingto court.
  • Poniacs War

    Poniacs War was to bring the colonist together with the Albony plan of Union.
  • Proclamation of 1763

    The Proclamation of 1763 was to prevent fighting,it was a set boundary for the colonies.
  • Sugar Act

    The Sugar Act was made to lower the price on imported molasses.It also let officers seize smuggled goods without going to court.
  • Quatering Act

    This act required colonist to house and take care of british soliders.
  • Stamp Act

    This act placed a tax on almost all printed material including news paper,wills and playing cards.
  • Sons of Liberty

    An organization of Patriots formed to protect the rights of colonists that undertook the Boston Massacre
  • Stamp Act Congress

  • Repeal of Stamp Act

    British merchants lostso much bussiness that they begged parliment to cancel the stamp act.
  • Boston Massacre

    A group of Redcoats fire on a group of angry colonists killing five.
  • Boston Massacre

    a fight broke out between Bostanians and Redcoats.
    Five civilians were killed including Crispus Attucks
  • Tea Act

    Made by the British Parliment which only allowed the British East India Tea company to sell tea,it could be expensive and poor quality.
  • Boston Tea Party

    A group of men disguised as mohawks boared ships carrying tea. They threw the chest of tea overboard
  • Townshend Act

    Placed tax on goods imported such as molasses