The Eastern Woodland Indians lived the forests between the Mississippi River and the East Coast. This is how they got their name. There are still some groups in the United States today that have a way of life that is similar to the way of life the Eastern Woodland Indians had.
San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside the United States territory. It was founded by Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón in 1526 from Spain. It lasted three months before being abandoned in early 1527.
The Eastern Woodland Indians were made up of many tribes. The man tribes were the Powhatan, Mohawks, Iroqoius, and the Susquehanna.
Is a colony that is ruled by another country or another state
They were originally owned by the British. Anyone could live there as long as they obeyed the king.
Mercantilism is an economic idea basically that helps the trading economy to be balanced and to have tariffs on things.
a system of farming involving the planting of industrial and food crops
Was basically a colony that was loyal to another country.
Rice was grown in South Carolina 1680. Hilton head was known for its indigo plants.
The slave codes were like laws for slaves. They had them to keep slaves from running away or revolting.
was a conflict between British settlers of South Carolina and Native American Indian tribes like the Yamasee, Muscogee, Cherokee, Cheraw, and others.
Was the largest slave rebellion ever. It took place in south Carolina
Was fought between british america and new france. The war got more serious as time went on.
War was fought between the british and the cherokee tribe. The cherokee lost.
The British placed a tax on sugar, wine, and other important things.
A group of American patriots that started the whole independence movement.
Placed a tax on all printed materials. For the first time Americans had to pay a tax not on their own goods.
Was an effort in North and South Carolina by the settlers to create some order of law.
an African-American who was famous for planning a slave rebellion in the United States.
The tea act gave a monopoly on the east India trade co. So you could not buy tea from any other company.
War fought between America and Britain to gain America's freedom, America won.
Was the first constitution for the 13 colonies.
A document used by the congress to help outline our country.
South Carolina constructed a constitution to hold off until our countries constitution was established later on.
A battle of the American revolution that the british won. Cornwallis routed them 10 km north of Camden, South Carolina.
Battle won by the patriots. The loyalists tried to retreat, but the patriots caught up to and destroyed them.
Was won by the patriots and was a turning point of the recapturing of South Carolina.
In an attempt to capture South Carolina, the Americans fell right into british forces and lost the battle of Eutaw Springs.
A compromise between the southern and northern states that stated that three fifths of the slaves would be counted for representation purposes.
The Commerce Compromise is when The Constitution allows the federal government to tax imports but not exports
A document that outlines our government and is still a guideline to be followed today.
It was established at the constitutional convention. It was a compromise between the north and the south.
The trade of cotton between America, Africa, and Europe.
Total warfare that resorts to any source or strategy possible.
The cotton gin allowed slaves to produce more cotton in less time. This was invented by Eli Whitney.
The Embargo Act of 1807 was an embargo enacted by the United States against Great Britain and France
The War of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and the British and their allies which resulted in no territorial change.
He served as general of the union during the civil war.
Where the first shots of the war were shot. Ironically, nobody was killed.
Was a large effort to abolish slavery. It was led by Frederick Douglass.
A controversey betweeb John C. Calhoun and Andrew Jackson over the tariff of 1828.
was a slave who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician
Created new territories of kansas and nebraska in the US.
Proved that congress had no power to prohibit slavery at the time.
The election that elected Abraham Lincoln into office.
When the south seceeded from the north over the topic of slavery.
Someone who seceeded from the northern states and was most likely pro slavery.
Was the first amphibious battle of the civil war.
War fought between northern and southern states of the United States. It was fought over the issue of slavery.
Lincoln was assassinated by actor John Wilkes Boothe at a okay during intermission.