Road to Revolution Historical Timeline Michael Niedzialek

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In History
  • Albany Plan of Union

    Albany Plan of Union
    the Albany plan of the union was an attempt to place British colonies under a centralized government. Although the plan was never carried out it was one of the first proposals to unite the colonies under a centralized government
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    The Treaty of Paris ended the American revolutionary war in 1783. after the treaty, the crown formally recognized America's independence.
  • Proclamation of 1763

    Proclamation of 1763
    The proclamation of territories divided the Americas between the major powers. Britain, France, Spain, and Russia split up the continent into different territories.
  • Sugar Act

    Sugar Act
    the sugar act was a motion passed by parliament that required colonists and colonial merchants had to pay a tax on foreign molasses.
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    the stamp act initiated a tax on all paper documents. this was during the time the British empire was in debt from the seven-year war.
  • Quartering act of 1765

    Quartering act of 1765
    the quartering act was an act past by parliament which outlined where the British solders are allowed to find a quarter. it required colonists to allow the British soldiers into their own house.
  • stamp Act congress Oct 7 - 25 1765

    stamp  Act congress Oct 7 - 25 1765
    the stamp act congress is where the famous saying no taxation without representation. the colonist were fed up with parliament taxing them for everything.
  • Repeal of the Stamp Act

    Repeal of the Stamp Act
    after 4 months parliament released the stamp act and other taxes that were placed on the colonies.
  • Declaratory Act

    Declaratory Act
    declaratory act modified parlements rights to tax the colonies and that the taxing authority was the same in the Americas as it was in great Britain.
  • Townshend act

    Townshend act
    the Townshend act were a series of measures passed by the British parliament that taxed goods imported to the Americas.
  • Boston Massacre March 5 1770

    Boston Massacre March 5 1770
    the Boston massacre was a riot that began as a street fight between the colonists and a single British soldier. it ended with British soldiers firing into a huge crowd of people killing many men women and children.
  • Boston Tea Party December 16 1773

    Boston Tea Party December 16 1773
    the Boston tea party was a statement that they didn’t want the product because the take on tea was to high. they dumped all the tea into the water.
  • Intolerable Acts

    Intolerable Acts
    the intolerable act increased the British authority in America. this was put in place due to the fact that the government was mad about the Boston tea party.
  • Quebec Act

    Quebec Act
    the Quebec act was and that the British parliament hat vested the government of Quebec in a governor and council and preserved the French Civil Code
  • First Continental Congress September 5 1774

    First Continental Congress September 5 1774
  • Battle of Lexington and Concord April 19 1775

    Battle of Lexington and Concord April 19 1775
    The battle of Lexington was the battle that kickstarted the American revolution. Tensions had been building for many years between residents of the 13 American colonies and the British authorities.
  • Second Continental Congress

    Second Continental Congress
    The Second Continental Congress convened in Philadelphia in the summer of 1775, shortly after the war with the British had begun. It was preceded by the First Continental Congress in the fall of 1774.
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    French and Indian War

    The French and Indian war was a struggle between Britain and France over northern territories. The war consists of many battles which the French won most until the colonist troops grouped together and gained the upper hand.