Exploration and Colonization Era

Unit 1

Events

Exploration and Colonization Era (1607 - 1775)

Jan 1607 - 1775

Characteristics of this era include:

Jamestown - 1607

May 4, 1607

Virginia House of Burgesses - 1619

1619

Plymouth Colony - 1620

1620

Mayflower Compact - 1620

1620

Fundamental Orders of Connecticut - 1639

1639

First Great Awakening - 1730 - 1740

1730 - 1740

French and Indian War (1754 - 1763)

1754 - 1763