U.S History 1 Midterm Product: Timeline

Timeline created by GrandDaddyAMall
  • Boston Massacre

    Boston Massacre
    A class between British soldiers and Boston colonists in 1770, in which five of the colonists were killed.
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  • Boston Tea Party

    Boston Tea Party
    The dumping of 18,000 pounds of tea into Boston Harbor by colonists in 1773 to protests the Tea Act.
  • The Intolerable Acts

    The Intolerable Acts
    In 1774, Parliament responded by passomg a series of measures that colonists.
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    A Virginia lawyer that is known for his broad knowlegde and skillfully crafted prose.
  • Declaration of Independent

    Declaration of Independent
    The document, written by Thomas Jefferson in 1776, in which the delegates of the continental congress decleared the colonies independent from Britain.
  • Articles of Confederation

    Articles of Confederation
    a document, adopted by the second Continental Congress om 1777 and finally approved by he states in 1781 that outlined the form of government of the new United States
  • Treaty of Paris

    Treaty of Paris
    The treaty that ended the Revolutionary War, confirming the independence of the United States and setting the boundaries of the new nation.
  • Shays Rebellion

    An uprising of debt-ridden Massachusetts farmers preotesting increased state taxes in 1787
  • Federalism

    Supporters of the Constitution and of a strong national government
  • Thomas Jerfferson and the Anti-Federalists

    The federalists opponets .
  • George Washington becomes President and creats the Cabinet

  • Alexander hamliton and his plan for creating the Bank of the United States

  • BIll of Rights

  • Two party system