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Virginia house of burgesses

July 30, 1619

Mayflower compact

November 21, 1620

Effects of french and indian war

1754 - 1763

Stamp act

1765

Quartering act

1765

Townshend acts

1767

Boston massacre

March 5, 1770

Boston tea party

December 16, 1773

Intolerable acts

1774

First continental congress

September 5, 1774

American revolution

1775 - 1783

Lexington and concord

April 19, 1775

Common sense

1776

Second continental congress

July 4, 1776

Declaration of independence

July 4, 1776

Washington crosses the delaware

December 25, 1776

French join the war

1778

Articles of confederation

March 1, 1781