Navigation Acts

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  • Navigation Act

    Navigation Act
    SAid that british ships have to be used for trade within the Bitish empire.
  • Proclamation of 1763

    Proclamation of 1763
    declared that the colonist settlement could be established west of the appalachains.
  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    This imposed a tax on all sugar imported to america.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    The first direct tax on the colonist. It said that all legal documents neeed stamps.
  • Stamp Act congress

    Stamp Act congress
    This is were delegates form the colonies made a declaration of rights and grievances.
  • Boston tea party

    Boston tea party
    When the colonists got mad and dumped the british tea into the harbor
  • First Continental Congress

    First Continental Congress
    this was held in Philadelphia were delegates form all colonies except Gorgia came. there they desided that they should send the king a petition explaining their greivances.
  • Coercive Acts

    Coercive Acts
    This closed the harbor and placed the boston gov. under british control.
  • Lexington and Concord

    Lexington and Concord
    The first time that the British soldiers fought with the colonist.
  • - Second Continental Congress

    - Second Continental Congress
    The congress immediatly assumed the powers of a central gov.the main actions was to create an army.
  • Resolution of Independence

    Resolution of Independence
    Ritchard Henry Lee introduced it. This was not legally binding and was the first step in makeing the gov legal.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    Thomas Jefferson introduce it. THis was legaling binding and there was no condemnation of slavery. All states agreed in the making of it.