Technology Project 3

Timeline created by SheliaJohnson@letu.edu
In History
  • Quebec is founded by Samuel De Champlain during the fur trade.

    Quebec is founded by Samuel de Champlain during the fur trade.
  • Santa Fe, the first permanent European settlement was established

    Santa Fe, the first permanent European settlement was established
  • First slaves brought to America for tobacco farming

    First slaves brought to America for tobacco farming
    First slaves brought to America for tobacco farming
  • City on a Hill Sermon

    John Winthrop delivered the "City on a Hill Sermon" to describe the expectations of the Massachusetts Bay colony
  • No taxation without representation

    Massachusetts Bay Colony issues such as no taxation without representation and representative government are beginning to be addressed.
  • Dutch colonists settle in the Delaware River

    Dutch colonists settle in the Delaware River area, after driving out English colonists from Virginia and Connecticut.
  • First African Marriage in America

    First African Marriage in America
    First African marriage occurred between Anthony Van Angola, and Lucie D'Angola
  • New England Confederation

    New England Confederation
    The New England Confederation is founded
  • The Dutch and the Hudson River Valley Treaty

    The Dutch and the Hudson River Valley Treaty
    The Dutch and the Hudson River Valley Indians sign a peace treaty, ending four years of war.
  • Maryland Toleration Act

    Maryland Toleration Act
    The Maryland Toleration Act is passed by the colony's assembly, allowing for religious freedom.
  • Peach Tree War

    Peach Tree War, also known as the Peach War, was a large-scale attack by the Susquehannock Indians and allied tribes on several New Netherland settlements along the Hudson River in New York.
  • Charleston is founded

    Charles Town (Charleston) founded and would be today's South Carolina
  • French Protestants

    French Protestants seeking to emigrate after being criminalized in France
  • Post in Mississippi River Valley

    Arkansas French Protestants established by Henri de Tonti as the first European settlement in the lower Mississippi River Valley.
  • King William's War

    King William's War
    Also known as the Second Indian War, Father Baudoin's War, Castin's War, or the First Intercolonial War in French) was the North American theater of the Nine Years' War (1688–1697), also known as the War of the Grand Alliance or the War of the League of Augsburg.
  • Albuquerque NM

    Albuquerque is founded by Don Francisco Cuervo y Valdés, governor and captain general of New Mexico
  • Technology Project 3

    Technology Project 3
    The New York Slave Revolt of 1712 was an uprising in New York City, in the British Province of New York, of 23 enslaved Africans.
  • Anglo-Spanish War

    Anglo-Spanish War breaks out mainly in the Carolinas
  • Baltimore is founded

    The city of Baltimore in the Maryland colony is established. It is named after Lord Baltimore.
  • African-American Uprisings

    African-American Uprisings
    Three uprisings of African-Americans occur in South Carolina resulting in numerous deaths.
  • French and Indian War

    French and Indian War
    French and Indian War begins,also known as the Seven Years War
  • American War of Independence

    Paul Revere rides and the Battle of Lexington at Concord occurs, being the first engagement of the American War of Independence.
  • American colonies Separate

    American colonies Separate
    The 13 American colonies severed their political connections to Great Britain.
  • Treaty of Alliance

    Benjamin Franklin persuades the French to sign a Treaty of Alliance which promised mutual military support in case fighting should break out between French and British forces
  • Cornwallis surrenders to Washington

    British general Charles Cornwallis surrenders to Gen. George Washington Yorktown, VA
  • George Washington becomes he first President

    George Washington becomes he first President
    George Washington take the presidential oath of office as the first President of the United States
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    United States agrees to pay France $15 million for the Louisiana Territory, known as the Louisiana Purchase
  • Lewis and Clark Explores

    Lewis and Clark begins their journey from St. Louis, Mo
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise to maintain the balance between free and slave states, Maine is added as a free state so that Missouri can be a slave state
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Monroe Doctrine
    President Monroe declares that the American continents are off-limits for colonization by European powers via the Monroe Doctrine
  • Constitution is established

    Constitution is established
    U.S. Constitution is ratified by nine states
  • American independence is Official

    Great Britain formally acknowledges American independence in the Treaty of Paris
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    Kieft's War

    Kieft's War, New Netherland fights against the Hudson River Valley Indians
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    King William's War

    King William's War, the North American theater of the Nine Years' War.