Road to Revolution 5.3 & 5.4

  • Continental Congress meets

    Continental Congress meets
    -All colonists but Georgia have representatives
    -Voted to send a "statement of grievances"
    -Voted to Boycott all British Trade
    -Patrick Henry - VA rep. urged colonists to unite against Britain
  • 1,000's of Redcoats in Boston

    1,000's 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 Liberty in Lexington and Concord that the "British are coming...The British is coming.."
  • The Battle Lexington & Concord

    The Battle Lexington & Concord
  • Capture of Fort Ticonderoga

    Capture of Fort Ticonderoga
  • Battle of Bunker Hill

    Battle of Bunker Hill
  • Second Continental Congress meet again

  • Second Continental Congress votes for Independence

  • The Declaration of Independence is signed

    The Declaration of Independence is signed
    The US is now officially a coutry.