U.S. History timeline 1

  • Franch/Indian war

    The final colonial war. Also known as the seven years war.
  • Stamp act

    The British put taxes on any product made of paper.
  • townshend act

    this act allowed british troops to sieze any goods they wanted.
  • boston massacre

    this was when a group of people got together and taunted the british until the british shot them.
  • boston tea party

    this was when some people from boston discuised themselves as indians and dumped tea into the boston harbor.
  • tea act

    this act put a tax on everything involving tea
  • 1st and 2nd continental congress

    the meetings that got us independence. the 2nd one was a year later.
  • lexington and concord

    this is the battle where paul revere made his famous ride.
  • Publishing of common sense

    this was a very important document that helped us gain independents
  • intolerable acts

    this was a seires of acts that were really bad and that the colonists did not tolerate.