Lived in the east plains. They depended on natural resources around them. Their food, clothing, weapons, and tools all came from the forest around them.
A colony that is ruled by officials and has rules like you can't leave your parent state.
Triangle slave trade
1500 - 1800
The slave trade is when they took manufactured good from Europe to Africa. Then they shipped the slaves to Africa. And the last stage was when they returned the good that were made on a plantation to Europe.
San Miguel de gualdape
1556 - 1557
First Europeans settlement inside the US. Only lasted 3 months.
1650 - 1673
The British government made a policy that stated in order to build economic strength, a nation must export more than it imports.
1664 - 1719
A proprietary colony was a colony that land stay in their original states and usually can't leave it and have limited rights.
Codes given to slaves and their master. Were to tell which slave belonged where, and to show that master had full ownership of them.
1715 - 1717
It was when British Colonial South Carolina settlers had a Conlfict with the native settlers and they had a war.
1739 - 1740
The largest slave rebellion in history before the American revolution
1755 - 1765
There was a drastic increase in population in north and South Carolina.
Plantations dominated southern agriculture. This lasted till the begining of the Civil War.
sons of liberaty
a group put together to protect the rights of colonist.
Rice and indigo
1770 - 1783
Indigo was very valuable because it was a good dye and rice was a very crucial British crop because it was a big part of history.
April 17, 1775 - 1783
The revolutionary war was a war when the the Americans fought the British for freedom.
declaration of independence
a declaration that was written by Thomas Jefferson saying that the 13 colonies are free from Britain.
south carolina constitution of 1776
1776 - 1777
When the legislature named itself the general assembly of the state of South Carolina. It was Written so we could have our own rules and serve our Government.
Articles of Confederation
The first constitution of the United States It so states had no control over themselves.
Battle of Camden
Major win for British in the Revolutionary War it ledd to the capture of Charleston.
Battle of king Mountain
A decisive battle in American history that was an American victory.
Battle of Eutaw springs
Last major battle of South Carolina, where America regained South Carolina.
When the northern and southern states decided that 3/5 of the slave population would be kept for representation. Representation for taxes.
when tax imports were aloud and exports were not.
1787 - 1788
A group of laws made by the government.
an argument that was between the smaller states and was a part of the legislative structure.
Invented by Eli Whitney. Removed all sharp seeds from cotton. Helped a lot of slaves.
The slaves and owners would take the picked cotton to the market. The could trade it for many other supllies, and money
the people were not allowed tax goods exports.
war of 1812
1812 - 1815
when the war was carried over and the US took on the most powerful navy world wide.
denmark vessey plot
Would have been the largest slave rebellion. Denmark Vessey, the leader, was freed and then later decided to lead this rebellion. The word of the rebellion spread and him and fellow leaders were executed.
A tariff created to help increase the price of cloth. Making newly cotton prices lower, and the south losing money and the north gaining money.
1830 - 1870
Began to end slavery, and all racial discrimination and segregation. Led up to the Civil War.
kansas - nebraska act
Created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska. Purpose was to repeal the Missouri Compromise of 1850 and let the settlers choose whether they would like slavery or not.
dred scott descion
It was illegal for the federal government decide whether slavery was legal or not in some states. It was also to address that African Americans could not be citizens.
election of 1860
Abraham Lincoln was elected. Southern states angered, because they might lose their slaves or their rights over their slaves
1861 - 1865
The war was fought between the North and South and they had seceded. Bloodiest war. North won, south regoined nation and slavery was abolished.
creation of the confedarate states of america
1861 - 1865
Southern states seceded from the Union. Didn’t like Lincoln, or his decisions about slavery. Eventually came back as one nation again.
The battle that started the American Civil War. A big station of the war, and is still visited today.
A battle fought from water to land. North won – Port Royal captured.
People who agreed with the secession of the south and north.
willian t. sherman
A general in the Civil War. Took on “total war” against the Confederate States.
A slave who freed himself, his family, his friends and their families. As a ship captain, he took a confederate ship and sailed across the confederate blockade into freedom.
A war tactic created by William T. Sherman. To tell the confederate states how long the war would last, to bore them and make them lose interest to shorten the war.
Happened 5 days after the south had surrendered to the north. Lincoln was shot in the head by John Wilkes Booth, a southerner in a theater during a play.