Events of the American Revolution

  • The stamp act

    British Parliament
  • Townshend acts

    taxed goods imported to the American colonies.
  • Boston Massascare

    Tensions began to grow, and in Boston in February 1770 a patriot mob attacked a British loyalist
  • Boston Tea Party

    American political and mercantile protest by the Sons of Liberty in Boston
  • Coercive Acts

    known as the Intolerable Acts in the American colonies
  • Lexington and Concord

    The Battles of Lexington and Concord signaled the start of the American Revolutionary war on April 19, 1775.