civic timeline 1

Timeline created by Andrewboi14
  • Jun 15, 1215

    Magna Carta

    The first document that envolved equality.
  • French and Indian War

    The war was foughtbetween the colonies of British and New France.
  • Proclamation of 1763

    Was signed after the French and Indian war, it forbids any settlement past a line drawn along the Appalchian mountains.
  • Sugar act

    The taxes are raised on molases and sugar.
  • Stamp Act

    A tax that was made where everyone had to pay tax on every piece of printed paper.
  • Quartering Act

    The Americancolonies needed to provide housing to British soldiers.
  • The Formation Of Sons Of Liberty

    A secret society in the 13 colonies to defend the rights of the colonies and to fight off taxation by the British government.
  • Declaratory Act

    It was signed to repeal the stamp act and changing and lessing the sugar act.
  • Townshend Act

    Imposed duties on glass, lead, paints, paper, and tea being imported into the colonies.
  • Boston Massacre

    A angry mob of people vs British solidiers exept only one person died and it was used to spark the war.
  • Tea Act

    Higher taxes on tea.
  • Boston Tea Party

    A event which the sons of liberty accomplished. All tax paid tea in boston was destroyed.
  • Coercive Acts

    Because of the Boston tea party. They were four laws made.
  • 1st Continental Congress

    A meeting of delegates from 12 of the thirteen colonies.
  • Shots Heard Around The World

    The beggining of the fight for independence. battle of lexington.
  • 2nd Continental Congress

    Covention of delacates from the thirteen colonies that met again in 1775.
  • Bunker Hill

    The seige for Boston.
  • Publication Of Common Sence

    A book writtenby Thomas Paine That inspired people in the thirteen colonies to fight for independence againt Great Britain.
  • Independeence Day

    The decloration of independece was first published on July 4th.
  • Battle Of Saratoga

    A great win for the Americans over the British near the hudson river.
  • Vally Forge

    A millitary camp in southeastern Pennsylvania.
  • Articles Of Confederation

    The first written constitution.
  • Shays Rebellion

    American farmers against state tax collections and judgments for debt.
  • Constitutional Convention

    To adress problems governing America.
  • Great Compromise

    Defines the legerstrative structure.
  • the constitution

    The constitytion is the supreme law of the U.S.
  • Federalist Papers

    Ratification of the constitution, 85 articles.
  • Whiskey Rebellion

    Tax protest in the United States when George Washington was President.