World Studies

Timeline created by Rahnney
In History
  • Stamp Act

    Stamp Act
    King George III made direct tax on colonists.
  • Declaration of Independence

    Declaration of Independence
    Colonists in America wanted to be independent from Britain and wrote up a document.
  • The Battle Of Saratoga

    The Battle Of Saratoga
    the colonists defeat British troops, other countries such as Spain, France, and The Netherlands see the win they have and join in also
  • The Battle Of Yorktown

    The Battle Of Yorktown
    French and American Troops trap Cornwallis's army in Virginia
  • The Treaty of Paris

    The Treaty of Paris
    What ended the American Revolution and Benjamin Franklin helped to be a negotiator in the treaty.
  • The Articles of Confederation

    The Articles of Confederation
    Establishes central government, began to have a week unstable government and economy, Americans thought it needed to be revised.
  • Slavery Ended

    Slavery Ended
    Slavery was abolished for men and women in 1865 BUT many of the freedoms only applied to men