This stopped the colonist from moving west to avoid conflicts with the Indians. It also allowed Great Britain to trade with the colonist.
writ of assistance
George Grenville was the british prime minister and he approved the writs of assistance. This document allowed officers to search any location for smuggled goods.
The parliament passed the sugar act that lowered the taxes on the colonist because they did not the colonist smuggling goods.
The parliament passed the stamp act that taxed items that were printed like newspapers.
This act put more taxes on goods imported to the colonies
Daughters of liberty
The daughters of liberty encouraged americans to make their own goods instead of buying them from britain.
A fight broke out between a group of soldiers and bostonians.
Bunker hill and Breeds hill
Bunkers hill and Breeds hill are milita post.The british decided to take it over. The british took over bunker hill and lost 1,000 men.
The british heard that the colonist were storing guns in lexington and they wanted to destroy it. The british were not successful because the minutemen were already warned and not suprised.
Declaration of Independence
Richard Henry Lee proposed that the united states colonies should be free and independent. The second Continental Congress voted on Lee's proposal for independence.
George Washington in Boston
When George Washington came to boston the militia were not trained. After being trained militia were well organized and defeated the british in boston.