Revolutionary war

  • Pilgrims sign the Mayflower Compact.

    Shows that Pilgrims can act on their on and stray away from England.
  • Albany Congress proposes that the colonies unite

    The colonies would have a better chance against the British and therefore would be able to obtain independence.
  • The stamp act is passed.

    The stamp act is passed.
    The stamp act congress marked the first time a significant number of the colonies had joined to oppose the British government.
  • boston tea party

    boston tea party
    When the tea act law was passed angry Colonists retaliated with throwing the overpriced tea overboard.

    The battles of Lexington and concord spark the Revolution.