U.S. History

Events

Lord North

January 3, 1770

Boston Massacre

March 5, 1770

Gaspee Incident

Approx. June 1772

Committees of Correspondence

Approx. June 1772

Samuel Adams

Thomas Hutchinson

Approx. June 1772

Paid by the crown

Tea Act

May 1773

Boston Tea Party

December 16, 1773

Quebec Act

March 1774

Intolerable Acts

March 1774

First Continental Congress

September 5, 1774

"Shot Heard Around the World"

April 19,1775

Fort Ticonderoga

May 10, 1775

Second Continental Congress

May 10,1775

Bunker Hill

June 16,1775

Olive Branch Petition

July 1775

Howe replaces Gage

October 1775

Henry Knox

December 1775

Fort Ticonderoga

Dorchester Heights

March 1776

Battle for New York/ East River

June 1776 - September 1776

Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Battle of Trenton, New Jersey/ Delaware River

December 1776

Princeton, New Jersey/ Fight for Philadolphia

January 1777

Battle of Saratoga

October 1777

Valley Forge

December 1777 - February 1778

Battle of Monmouth

June 1778

Georgia

1779

Battle Vincennes

February 1779

Charleston

May 1780