Revolution

Timeline created by laci ann
In History
  • French and Indan War

    French and Indan War
    1754-1764
  • Treaty of Pans

  • Proclamation of 1763

    Proclamation of 1763
  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    tax on sugar and molassets
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    tax on all legal docoments. Bbasically every npice of paper used.stamp act congressformed to organizeboycott.
  • Writs of Assistance

    Writs of Assistance
    search what ever you want with out the signing of it.
  • Townshend Acts

    Townshend Acts
    tax on various household items
  • Quartering Act

    Quartering Act
    colonisthad to provide food houseing for british soliers. They had no choice.
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    the colonist got tried of the british and tensions rose and shots were fried.
  • Tea Act/ Boston Tea Party

    Tea Act/ Boston Tea Party
    tae merchants in colonies were cut out of the tea trade because the british. dec. 16,1773 the sons of liberty dumped 90,000 pounds of tea into the harbor
  • intolerable Acts

    intolerable Acts
    colonist could not hold town meetings. port of bosten closed. colonist werw getting unifuryated
  • 1st Continental Congress

    1st Continental Congress
    the first continental congress met in 1774. To ban all trade with britin until acts were repealed.
  • Battles of Lexington and concord

    Battles of Lexington and concord
    in april 1775 700 british troops reached lexington. where the "shot heard around the world" was done
  • " Give Me Librety" Speech

    " Give Me Librety" Speech
    patrick henery gave the speech "give me librety or give me death" to tell the colonist prettymuch thats what the british were doing.
  • Bunker Hill

    Bunker Hill
    "dont fire intill you see the whites of there eyes". colonist were low on gun powder
  • Common Sesce Published

    Common Sesce  Published
    tomas paine wrote common scene
  • 2nd Continental Congress

    2nd Continental Congress
    met in 1775 in philadlphia
  • Ft. Ticonderoga

    Ft. Ticonderoga
    It impeded communication between northern and southern units of the British Army, and gave the nascent Continental Army a staging ground for the invasion of Quebec later in 1775.
  • Declaration of Independace

    Declaration of Independace
    tomas jefferson was choosen to compose the document. july 4, 1776 it was published.
  • Battle of New York

  • Battle of Trenton

  • Battle of Princeton

  • Battle of Saratoga

  • Winter at Valley Forge

    1777- 1778
  • Battle of Yorktown

  • Treaty of Paris