The American Revolution Timeline

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  • The Begginning of the Enlightnnenment

    The enlightenment was a period of ideas and activities that took place in the eighteenth century.
  • The French and Indian War

    A war that helped settle conflicts between the french and the colonist.
  • The Sugar Act

    A Parliament that places a tax against the colonist for sugar.
  • The Stamp Act

    This required the colonist to pay a tax on all printed paper.
  • The Tea Act

    This placed a tax on all tea that the colonist bought.
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The colonist dumbed tons of great Britians Tea because they did not want to pay a tax.
  • The Secound Continental Congress

    The Delegates of the 13 colonies gathered to dicover their next steps.
  • Battle of Lexington and Concord

    The first military engagements during the revolutionary war.
  • Thomas Paine publishes Common Sense

    This challenenged the authority of the British government.
  • Declaration Of Independence

    The 13 colonies wrote this document to tell Britian they're independent states and no longer part of the Britian Empire.
  • Valley Forge

    A place where George Wahington and his soldiers fought and held down.
  • Treaty Of Paris

    This ended the American Revolutionary war Between Britian and the 13 colonies.
  • Shays Rebellion

    An Armed uprising in central and western Massachusetts.
  • Constititutional convention

    The Constitutioinal convention wrote a document to replace the documents of confederation.
  • Ratification of the constitution.

    Delegates from the constitutional convention approve documents from the constiitution.