The Eastern Woodland Indians got there name because they lived in forests. They lived along the Mississippi River and the east coast of America. The survived off of what they could find in the forests.
This was a trading system including America, England, and Africa. These three countries traded slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods.
This was the first European settlement in the United States. This settlement was founded by Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón but was not able to last through the long harsh winters.
A system where the colonies sold all of there goods to England and England sold them off to other countries to make more money than they bought them for so they could make a better profit. Also, the colonies could only buy there goods from England so England could raise the profits without any competition.
These colonies were controlled by Great Britain.
The Proprietary Colony was run by the 8 Lord Proprietors. They owned all the land under the King's permission and sold it off to the settlers.
Slave codes were laws gave slave owners absolute power over the African American slaves.
South Carolina was well equipped for growing rice and indigo. This made it easy for them to grow large amounts of cash crops and make a lot of money from them. These crops were sold all around the world.
It was formed as slavery began to grow. The slaves lived on the plantations and the system was usually created by their owners.
The Yemassee War was a conflict between the British settlers and various native tribes.
These were also called the Crown Colonies. They were ruled directly by a governor chosen by the king.
This rebellion was the largest rebellion in the 13 colonies. It took place in the colony of South Carolina. This uprising did not succeed.
War fought mainly between British America and New France.
A war between the British and the Cherokee tribes. They use to be allies but they both betrayed each other.
The British placed a tax on sugar, wine, and other important things. The British did this because they wanted more money to provide more security for the colonies.
The Sons of Liberty was a group of people who were patriots and revolted against the British tax law.
Was an organized effort by settlers to restore law and order and establish institutions of local government.
It was created by the British parliament placed on the American colonists and required them to pay a tax on every piece of printed paper they used.
It told the Americans they could only buy tea from the East Indian Company.
It was a war between the British and the thirteen colonies. There were fighting over American Independence. America defeated the British with all odds against them.
It was a document that declared South Carolina’s independence from Great Britain in 1776. This happened 4 months before the Declaration of Independence and 5 months before the state even learned about it.
A statement written by the Continental Congress, which said that American Colonies were independent.
It was voted on and ratified as an official document on March 1, 1781. It was an agreement amongst the original 13 colonies that established the United States of America a confederation. It was the original document of the United States of America that made the 13 colones into 13 states.
Was one of the battles in the Revolutionary War that ending in a British victory.
Battle fought during the Revolutionary War near present day Kings Mountain, North Carolina. Which ended in a victory for the patriots.
Battle fought during the Revolutinary War which ended in a patriot victory. This was the turning point for the reconquering of South Carolina against Britain.
Battle fought during the Revolutionary War, it was the last major battle fought in both North Carolina and South Carolina.
This was also known as the Connecticut Compromise, the bigger the state the more representation you needed.
It was the agreement in the Constitutional Convention on how the federal government would control commerce, buying and selling goods.
This was the revised version of the Articles of Confederation, the constitution gave less power to the states and more power to the government.
It was a machine invented by Eli Whitney, it made it easier to take the seeds out of the cotten. He originally made the machine to get rid of slavery, but there owners noticed the more they could get the cotton the more they could sell, and they needed more slaves to help fun the machines. Slavery soon began to grow even bigger.
When the cotton gin was invented, the cotton trade business began to grow. Because of how easy it was to get the seeds out of cotton, slave owners began to grow more to be made to make more money.
It was a law created by President Thomas Jefferson to try and force Great Britain and France out the Napoleonic Wars . It was designed to keep American ships from trading with the battling nations. It failed because American merchants snuck out of the country to trade.
War between Great Britain and the United States. It started because of unsettled issues after the Revolutionary War.
An American, author, soilder, businessman, and educator during the Civil War.
It was a planned slave revolt formed by the free african american Denmark Vesey. His plan soon leaked out and Charleston police arrested Vesey and his men and executed them.
The goal was to free all slaves, including all discrimination and segregation of all different races.
It was a major milestone in the national debate over federal versus state authority.
A slave that lived during and after the Civil War who worked on a ship.
A war where every available weapon is used and where full financial resources for that certain nation are devoted.
It created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, it opened up new land for settlement and determined weather slavery would be allowed in these states.
The decision stated that the government had no power to regulate slaves within any territory.
This election was so big because it was the election of President Abraham Lincoln, also because it was close to the start of the Civil War and he was elected under the Republican Party.
A person or a group of people succeeding from something. For example when the eleven states, CSA, succeeded from the United States.
The formation of 11 southern states that succeeded from the union to preserve slavery and slavery rights. They were eventually known as the CSA.
A war between the union and the confederacy, mainly over slavery.
It was the attack on Charleston, SC, which started the Civil War.
One of the earliest battles in the Civil War in Port Royal, South Carolina.
President Lincoln's death, shot by John Wilksbooth to the brain. He didn't end up dying untill the next day.
It was an article in the USA constitution that stated to ratify a law you needed to have 60% of the vote from the senate and the house of representatives.