all colonies but Georgia have representatives voted to boycott all British trade Patrick Henry va rep.urged colonist unite against Britain.
1000 of redcoats in boston
general Gage brings thousands of British soldiers to Boston with more on the way.
midnight ride of paul revere
Paul revere rides to warn the sons of the liberty in lexington and concord that the "britich are coming... the british are coming.
battles of lexington and concord
battle of Lexington 1st battle american revolutionary war "shot heard round the world"-Ralph waldo Emerson,British victory battle concord Cameroons stop British and force them to retreat back to Boston.
capture of fort ticonderoga
Benedict Arnold and Ethan Allen capture the fort get all supplier the fort including cannons an AMERICAN victory.
second continental congress meet
print$$$$ set up post offices created continental army led by George Washington sent olive branch king king to protect their rights king cashiers 30000 hessian soldiers in represents
battle of bunker hill
fought on breeds hill dont fire until you Dee the wites of there eyes -William Prescott British victory Americans ran out of ammunition British lean defeating Americans would not be easy.
Washington arrives on outskirts of Boston with continental troops
realizes men are disorganized and need discipline need more weapons
common sense pudished by thomas pain
British surrender Boston
Washington believes his army is ready and weapons arrive Washington puts cannons on bedsitter heights overlooking Boston British retreats american
second continental congress meet again
debate on declaring independence Thomas Jefferson is the primary author of the document
second continental congress cotes for independence
all 13 colonies vote yes on declaring independence