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  • Atascosita (or Atascosito) Road used for military purposes

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  • Treaty of Paris ends Seven Years' War in Europe

  • Spain abandons East Texas missions

  • Boston Tea Party occurs

  • British captain James Cook crosses the Antarctic Circle

  • Nacogdoches founded

  • George Washington becomes first U.S. President

  • Eli Whitney invents the cotton gin

  • United States buys Louisiana from France

  • Napoleon Bonaparte becomes emperor of France

  • Adams-Onís Treaty signed

  • Mexico gains independence from Spain