They are Native Americans that lived in the eastern part of the US.
The first European settlement in the US.
The policy and theory in Europe from the 16th to 18th century that called for government control of foreign trade.
A colony given to a proprietor to govern.
A colony ruled directly by the king.
The first 13 colonies in North America that the British settled in.
Laws that the US made to restrict slaves.
Two cash crops both grown in South Carolina.
The trade among three regions that traded slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods.
A war between the British and different Native American tribes. The British won in the end.
A slave rebellion that happened in SC. It was the largest slave rebellion in the colonies before the American Revolution.
One of a series of wars between the British and the French.
A war between the British and Cherokee tribes during the French and Indiana War.
The British place a tax on sugar to earn more money.
A North and South Carolina uprising.
The British placed a tax on certain document such as newspapers and contracts.
A group of American Patriots who protected the colonists and opposed the British.
An attemt by the British to have control of tea trade.
A war between the 13 colonies and Great Britain. The 13 colonies wanted thier independence.
A document that said that the American 13 colonies were separated from Great Britain.
The first independent government in the 13 colonies.
The first constitution of the 13 colonies. The declaration if independence was its replacement.
A battle during the revolutionary war. It was a big win for the British.
Another battle that occurred during the revolutionary war in Kings Moutsin NC. The Patriots won.
The last major battle during the revolutionary war in the Carolinas.
Another battle that occurred during the revolutionary war in South Carolina. It was the turning point of the war.
A compromise made between the north and the south which said that slaves counted as 3/5 of a person when dealing with taxes and representation.
A debate during the constitutional convention that was about how many representatives each state should have.
A compromise made between the north and south during the constitutional convention that said the government should control commerce.
The set of laws made for the united states. It was made at the Constitutional Convention.
The trade of cotton between the us and European countries.
A machine made by Eli Whitley which made the separating the seeds from cotton faster and easier.
The act that said that American ships were not allowed to sail to foreign ports.
A conflict between the United Sates and Great Britain
A union soldier that believed in total war.
A way to earn money from growing crops and slaves usually worked on these plantations.
An attamepted slave uprising lead by Denmark Vesey in Charleston SC.
People that were against slavery and wanted to abolish it.
A disagreement between some states and Andrew Jackson about tariffs.
A freed African American who became a politician and sea captain.
Act that made Kansas and Nebraska new lands for settlement.
Said that the government had could not regulate slavery in the states and that African Americans were not protected by the Constitution and were not citizens.
The election when Abraham Lincoln was elected.
Person who withdraws from an organization or group.
A government made by southern states that was separated from the US.
A war between the north and the south. One of the reasons for it happening is the abolishment of slavery.
The first shots of the civil war were fired here.
One of the earliest battles in the civil war. Port Royal was captured.
Instead of just battles, you take war to the civilians and their homes and destroy them.
Abraham Lincoln was assassinated, while watching a play,by John Wilkes Booth.