Beginning to 1877

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    Beginning to 1877

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    christopher columbus
  • Landing of Plymouth Rock

    Landing of Plymouth Rock
    Chirstopher Columbus landed on Plymouth Rock on December 21st or 22nd. The landing of that day is still known as a popular holiday in New England known as "Forefathers Day".
  • Colonial Boycotts of Prouducts

    Colonial Boycotts of Prouducts
    Sometime around 1765-1766 they started to pass the tea, townshed, and sugar acts. By the end of the year they replled the all the acts but kept the tax on tea. So the people dressed up as indians and threw all the tea into the harbor.
  • First Continental Congress

    First Continental Congress
    The first Continental Congress met in Carpenter's Hall in Philadelphia, from September 5, to October 26, 1774. All of the colonies except Georgia sent delegetes. They were elected by the people for the respective colonies.
  • Revolutionary War

    Revolutionary War
    The Revolutionary War in America led to the birth of a new nation. The war began on April 18, 1775 with the Battles of Lexington and Concord
  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    Battle of Lexington and Concord
    The Battle of Lexington and Concord was made up of two battles. The British troops were send to capture John Handcock and Samuel Adams, although both men were warned before the attack.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    On July 4th the members of the colonies came together to sign a document that became known as the Declaraction of Independance.
  • Thomas Paine(Common Sense)

    Thomas Paine(Common Sense)
    According to Paine, everything constructive and good that if people join together they can accomplish anything.
  • Battle of Saratoga

    Battle of Saratoga
    The battle of Saratoga was placed on the Hudson River in New York. By the end of the battle the american forced surrender of Burgoyne’s force.
  • Constitution

  • Battle of Yorktown

    Battle of Yorktown
    British general Cornwallis was against French general Lafayette and General George Washington. Cornwallis surrended on October 17, his troops severally outnumbered.
  • Treaty Of Paris

    Treaty Of Paris
    Ended the United States War for Independence. Giving formal recognition to the U.S.,
  • Bill of Rights

    Bill of Rights
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
  • Nullification Process

    Nullification Process
  • Annexing of Texas

    Annexing of Texas
  • Compromise of 1850

    Compromise of 1850
  • Kansas Nabraska Act

    Kansas Nabraska Act
  • Civil War

    Civil War
  • Emancipation Proclomation

    Emancipation Proclomation