The Road To The Revolutionary War 1754-1776

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In History
  • The French and Indian War

    The French and Indian War
    From 1754 to 1763 the French indian war was fought in north America. The New Colonies of Great Britain fought New France
  • The Sugar Act

    The Sugar Act
    The Sugar Act was revenue raising act created by Britain
  • The Stamp Act

    The Stamp Act
    The Stamp Act is a direct tax proposed by the british to tax the new Colonies
  • The Stamp Act Congress

    The Stamp Act Congress
    From 10/7/1765 to10/25/1765 The Stamp Act Congress Held a meeting Proteting the new taxes
  • Townshead acts

    Townshead acts
    The Townshead Acts were a series of acts passed named after Charles Townshead
  • The Boston Massacer

    The Boston Massacer
    The Boston Massacre happened when people were protesting against the british armey
  • The Boston Tea Party

    The Boston Tea Party
    The Boston Tea Party was a political protest against the high taxes the british formed on tea.
  • The First Conential Congress

    The First Conential Congress
    The First Congress was a convention held from September 5th to Octber 26th in responce to " The Intolerable Acts"
  • The Battles Of Lexington And Concord

    The Battles Of Lexington And Concord
    The Battles Of Lexington And Concord were the first two battles between the revolutionaries and the British
  • The Second Conential Congress

    The Second Conential Congress
    The Second Conential Congress was formed after the first battles of the Revolutionary war.
  • George Washington Named Commander In Cheif

    George Washington Named Commander In Cheif
    George Washington was named commander in cheif after his sucessful efforts to drive the British out of Boston
  • The Battle Of Bunker Hill

    The Battle Of Bunker Hill
    The Battle of Bunker Hill was a battle between the British and the Revolutionaries. The Battle was won by the British but with devistating cost.
  • Benedict Arnolds Failed Attack On Quebec

    Benedict Arnolds Failed Attack On Quebec
    Was an attack that was to force the French up their territory so British could expand their Colonies
  • Thomas Paine's Common Sense Published

    Thomas Paine's Common Sense Published
    The book that inspired the thirteen colonies to declare independance
  • The Biritsh Evacuate Boston

    The Biritsh Evacuate Boston
    The Biritsh Evacuated Boston after the colonies were threatning to invade
  • Richard Henry Lee Proposes Independance

    Richard Henry Lee Proposes Independance
    Richard Henry Lee Proposes Independance to the second conential congress
  • The Declaration Of Independance Adopted

    The Declaration Of Independance Adopted
    The Declaration of Independance was adopted and told to Great Britain
  • The Declaration Of Independance SIgned

    The Declaration Of Independance SIgned
    The Declaration of Independance Was adopted on July, 4th,1776 and never signed until August,2nd,1776