Olivia Ye

Events

The French and Indian War(the seven years' war)

Approx. 1754 - 1763

-A war between England and France
↑want to controlled N.America
↑England Win!

The proclamation of 1763

1763

-telling people that they can not cross Appalachian Mountain, 即使是英国已经打下了Indian地区,可是由于英国不想再爆发更多战争了,(no money)所以要求人民不要越过westward
-they need to pay TAX

The Stamp Act

1765

direct tax on printed materials

The Quartering Act

Approx. 1765

-British want their colonies provide shelter for England Troops
(这让colonies很生气!)

The Townshend Act

Approx. 1767

pay tax on anything *import to colonies*
(glass,lead,paper,paint,and tea)

The Boston Massacre

1770

confrontation between citizen & Tax collector
↑5 people get killed

The Tea Act

1773

drop all tax,except on the tea

The Boston Tea party

12/06/1773

Citizen's dropping tea into Boston harbor
(owns by a Company,it's their property)
↑一帮人喝醉了做出的决定
↑对tea act 的反击

The first continental congress

Approx. 1774

Representatives from 12 of 13 colonies meet in Philadelphia and decided to boycott British goods

The intolerable acts

1774

Punishment
-close Boston harbor (这样他们就没有收入了)→unless you pay for the tea you destroyed
-no more group sevret meeting

Lexington and Concord

1775

start of Revolutionary War

美国内战

Battles of Lexington and Concord

04/1775

-American Victory
-redcoats suffered heavy casualties

Battle of Bunker Hill

06/1775

-British Victory
↑loose many soldiers more than they thought

The United States and Great Britain sigh the Treaty of Paris

09/1783