road to freedom

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In History
  • french and indian war

    french and indian war
    a war with the french and british the purpose is to get land
    the french wanted land for trades
    the english wanted land for coloists the english won and they had to pay for the war
  • treaty of paris

    treaty of paris
    The Treaty was made possible by the British victory over France and Spain, and marked the beginning of an era of British dominance outside Europe
  • proclamation of 1763

    proclamation of 1763
    was made by the king or england toforbade settlers from settling past a line drawn along the Appalachian Mountains. The purpose of the proclamation was to organize Great Britain's new North America
  • surger act

    surger act
    post taxs on suger and mosslis
  • stamp act

    stamp act
    taxs on imports and outports the money they pay helps play towrds the battle cost
  • townshend act

    townshend act
    These laws placed new taxes on glass, lead, paints, paper so the britis can pay off of battle
  • boston massacre

    boston massacre
    was a roit so then the british fire on the crwerd and it killed 5 of the men
  • quartering act

    quartering act
    equired colonial assemblies to provide housing, food and drink to British troops
  • tea act / boston tea party

    tea act / boston tea party
    the sons of libity dressed as indains and went on broad a ship and dumped the tea into the harbar
  • intolerable acts

    intolerable acts
    of punitive laws passed by Parliament in the spring 1774, in response to the 1773 Boston Tea Party
  • 1st continental congress

    1st continental congress
    gathering of thirteen North American delegates during the convention on September 5, 1774 at the Carpenter’s Hall in Philadelphia.
  • Lexington 1775

    Lexington 1775
    the first shoot of the war the british won and the paroits retreted to concord
  • Concord 1775

    	Concord 1775
    the pariots retreated to concord from lexton and won the war
  • 2nd Continental Congress1775

    	2nd Continental Congress1775
    The delegates of the 13 colonies gathered in Philadelphia to discuss their next steps.
  • Ft. Ticonderoga 1775

    Ft. Ticonderoga 1775
    surprising and capturing the sleeping British garrison. Although it was a small-scale conflict, the Battle of Fort Ticonderoga was the first American victory of the Revolutionary War
  • Bunker Hill 1775

    Bunker Hill 1775
    wait tell you see the whites of there eyes... was said to save ammo and clear target on the british... british won but heavly people hurt.
  • Common Sense 1776

    thomas pane told the colnist that they sould not be rule if they live far away from home land ,and no reapltion
  • Battle of New York 1776

    Battle of New York 1776
    Howe was successful in driving Washington out of New York City, but overextended his reach into New Jersey, and ended the active campaign season in January 1777 with only a few outposts near the city. The British held New York for the rest of the war
  • Declaration of Independence 1776

    Declaration of Independence 1776
    was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress that they breaking aprot from england
  • battle of trenton 1776

    battle of trenton 1776
    General George Washington's crossing of the Delaware River north of Trenton, New Jersey. The hazardous crossing in adverse weather made it possible for Washington to lead the main body of the Continental Army against Hessian soldiers garrisoned at Trenton. After a brief battle, nearly the entire Hessian force was captured,
  • Battle of Princeton 1777

    Battle of Princeton 1777
    the Battle of Princeton was a victory for George Washington's Continental Army over British forces.
  • Battle of Saratoga 1777

    Battle of Saratoga 1777
    the turing point of the war ware spain and french allied with the colonies ,and cornwaiss surender
  • Winter at Valley Forge 1777-1778

    Winter at Valley Forge 1777-1778
    a harsh long cold winter at valley forge alot people died of survation, and frost bite,
  • Battle of Yorktown 1781

    Battle of Yorktown 1781
    last war .pariots won and french help win as well as spain
  • Treaty of Paris 1783

    Treaty of Paris 1783
    a treaty to say the colnoist are free form rule and US is its own conutry