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San Miguel de Gualdape

1475 - 1526

the first European settlement inside what is now United States territory, founded by Spaniard Lucas Vazquez de aylon in 1526. It was to last only three months of winter before being abandoned in early 1527.

Eastern Woodland Indians

1491 - 1492

The Indians in the Eastern Woodland Culture lived east of the Plains Indians.Their food, shelter, clothing, weapons, and tools came from the forests around them

Triangle Slave Trade

1500 - 1800

The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade began around the mid-fifteenth century when Portuguese interests in Africa moved away from the fabled deposits of gold to a much more readily available commodity

Port royal


one of the earliest amphibious operations of the American Civil War

13 English Colonies

1607 - 1732

In 1609 the London company obtained a grant of land in America extending 400 miles along the Atlantic , but in 1624 it's charter was anulled , and in 1632 the king granted the proprietary colony of Maryland out of Virginia


1607 - 1732

economic system of the major trading nations during the 16th, 17th, and 18th cent., based on the premise that national wealth and power were best served by increasing exports and collecting precious metals in return.

Proprietary Colony

1627 - 1652

A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners, remaining subject to their parent state's sanctions, retained rights that are today regarded as the privilege of the state, and in all cases eventually became so.

Rice and Indigo Trade

1680 - 1730

In 1660 the English began to regulate trade with the colonies more closely.

Yemassee Way

1715 - 1717

conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and other Native American Indian tribes, including the Yamasee, Muscogee, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Catawba, Apalachee, Apalachicola, Yuchi, Savannah River Shawnee, Congaree, Waxhaw, Pee Dee, Cape Fear, Cheraw, and more(;

Royal Colony

1729 - 1775

Royal colony was ruled or administered by officials

Stono Rebellion


The Stono Rebellion (sometimes called Cato's Conspiracy or Cato's Rebellion) was a slave rebellion that commenced on 9 September 1739, in the colony of South Carolina. It was the largest slave uprising in the British mainland colonies prior to the American Revolution.

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

It was a war between the British America colonies and the new French the native Indians helped the french

Cheerokee war

1758 - 1761

It was a war between the British and the Cherokee Indians

Regulator Movement

1760 - 1771

Regulator movement designation for two groups one in South Carolina the other in North Carolina that tried to effect governmental charges in 1760's

Plantation System


Plantations dominated southern agriculture from the mid-eighteenth century to the Civil War.

Sugar act

1764 - 1766

The sugar act was also called the American revenue act. It's when they put tax on sugar wine and more.

Stamp act

1765 - 1766

It put tax on many stamped paper produced in London and carrying a revenue stamp

Sons of liberty

1765 - 1775

I was a group of American patriots who protected the protested the British taxes they also protected the rights of rights of citizens

Tea act

1773 - 1775

When they taxed all tea products in British and British controlled America

Revolutionary war

1775 - 1783

It was a war between the 13 colonies and the empire of Great Britain. The 13 colonies had a victory

Declaration of Independence


It announced the 13colonies were free from Britain empire!

South constitution of 1776


It describes the function of sc government

Articles of confederation

1777 - 1781

Was an argument between the 13 colonies which established the us of America

Battle of Camden

1780 - 1781

It was a major victory for the British when they trailed the American troops for 5 miles strengthening them

Battle of kings mountain


It was a one day battle when the patriots militia defeated the British army

Battle of eutaw springs


The goal of the battle was to regain sc and it was successful

Battle of cowpens


The American army won and it won, it was called the turning point in recon quest of sc from the British


1787 - 1788

A constitution is a set of laws.

3/5 compromise


It was a compromise where 3/5 of the slaves would be counted for representation purposes.

Commerce compromise


It is when they allowed tax imports but they did not allow tax exports

Great compromise


It was an argument between small states reached during on conventional congress. It defined part of the legislative structure

Cotton Trade


when they picked cotton and took it the market and traded it of.

Cotton Gin


The cotton gin was invented by Eli Whitney; The cotton gin was invented in North Carolina!

Embargo Act


The embargo was imposed in response to violations of U.S

War of 1812

1812 - 1815

the United States took on the greatest naval power in the world(;

William T. Sherman

1820 - 1891

an American soldier

Denmark Vesey Plot


In 1822 he was accused of being the leader of a secret plot to rebel against whites

Slave Codes

1830 - 1860

Slave codes is the rules for the slaves.

Abolitionist Movemen

1830 - 1870

The Abolitionist Movement Was An Attempt To Get Slavery Abolished.

Nullification Controvers


crisis during the presidency of Andrew Jackson

Port royal


Robert Smalls was born into slavery on the McKee plantation.

Kansas-Nebraska Ac


created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, opening new lands for settlement

Dred Scott Decisio


landmark decision in terms of slavery and anti-slavery arguments in antebellum America

Election of 1860


one of the most important in American history, as it came at a time of national crisis and brought Abraham Lincoln to the White House.

Civil war

1860 - 1861

the American union was broken as brother fought brother in a Civil War that remains a defining moment in our nation's history.


1860 - 1861

the act of withdrawing from an organization, union, or especially a political entity.

Creation of the Confederate States of Americ

1861 - 1865

The Confederacy recognized as members eleven states that had formally declared secession, two additional states with less formal declarations, and one new territory

Ft Sumter


The Battle of Fort Sumter was the bombardment and surrender of Fort Sumter, near charleston

Lincoln’s assassinatio


A collection of primary documents, essays, statistics, and images!!

Total war


Total war is a war in which a belligerent engages in the complete mobilization of fully available resources and population