The American Revolution

Main

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

The Treaty of Paris

1763

Royal Proclamation of 1763

1763

with the goal of organizing the new North American Empire and protecting the Native Indians from colonial expansion into western lands.

Sugar Act of 1764

1764

Currency Act of 1764

1764

Quartering Act of 1765

1765

Stamp Act of 1765

1765

Stamp Act Repeal of 1766

1766

Declaratory Act, 1766

1766

Boston Massacre

1770

Boston Tea Party

1773

American Revolution

1775 - 1783

Common Sense, by Thomas Paine

1776

DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, 4th July, 1776

July 4, 1776