Midterm timeline


Eastern woodlands Indians.

1000 - 1400

These were the native Americans that lived in thee eastern united states .


1450 - 1789

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

The settlement only lasted 3 months until it was abandoned in the early months of winter 1527

Triangular trade

1600 - 1700

It was best known as the triangular trade system, It carried slaves,Cash crop,And manufactured goods between the America, Europe, West Africa, and the Caribbeans.

13 English colonies

1607 - 1733

The English founded the first Permenent English settlement in America in 1607.

Royal Colony

1624 - 1981

It is a colony that's administrated by a royal governor and council given by the British crown.

Proprietary Colony

1660 - 1690

It was when the British granted the colonies full rights of self government.

Rice and Indigo trade

1680 - 1775

Rice was grown in South Carolina as early as 1680, Rice became a major cash crop of the region. Because of the seasonal nature of rice and indigo, both crops could be grown using the same amount of labor.

Yemassee War

1715 - 1717

The Yamasee Indians were part of the Muskhogean language group. Their traditional homelands lay in present-day northern Florida and southern Georgia.

Stono rebellion

September 9 1739

The stono rebellion was the largest rebellion started by slaves against the slave oweners in colonial America.

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

the French and Indian War, which is the name given to the American theater of a massive conflict involving Austria, England, France, Great Britain, Prussia, and Sweden called the Seven Years War.

Cherokee war

1758 - 1761

The Cherokee War was a revolt against the idea of the Cherokees as the “key” to westward expansion, and a response to Carolinians' own weak place within the empire

The Sugar act

1763 - 1776

The Sugar Act was passed in 1764. The British placed a tax on sugar, wine, and other important things.

Sons of liberty


The group was formed to protect the rights of the colonists and to take to the streets against the taxes by the British government.

War of the Regulation

1765 - 1771

The War of the Regulation was a North Carolina uprising, lasting from 1764 to 1771, against corrupt colonial officials. It was unsuccessful, some historians consider it as a catalyst to the American Revolutionary War.

Tea Act


The act's main purpose was not to raise revenue from the colonies but to bail out the floundering East India Company, a key actor in the British economy.

Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

The revolutionary war began as a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the Thirteen Colonies, but gradually grew into a world war between Britain on one side and the newly formed United States, France, Netherlands and Spain on the other.

Declaration of independence

July 4,1776

The Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies

Articles of confederation

November 15, 1777

The articles of Confederation was an agreement among the 13 founding states that established the United States of America

Battle of Camden

August 16, 1780

The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War.

Battle of Kings Mountain

October 7, 1780

The Battle of Kings Mountain was a important battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War.

Battle of Cowpens

January 17, 1781

It was the turning poing of the Revolutionary War.

Battle of Eutaw Springs

September 8, 1781

The Battle of Eutaw Springs was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major battle of the war in the Carolinas.

3/5 compromise


The three-fifths compromise was an agreement between Southern and Northern states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 in Philadelphia, during which the basic framework of the United States was established.

Commerce Compromise


An agreement during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 protecting the interests of slaveholders by forbidding Congress the power to tax the export of goods from any State, and, for 20 years, the power to act on the slave trade.

The great compromise


The Great compromise was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 that in part defined the legislative structure and representation that each state would have under the United States Constitution.

United States Constitution

September 17, 1787

the Constitution guides American law and political culture. Its writers composed the first constitution of its kind incorporating recent developments in constitutional theory with multiple traditions, and their work influenced later writers of national constitutions

Embargo Act


the new law forbade any American ship from leaving for a foreign port.

War of 1812

June 18, 1812 - January 18, 1815

The War of 1812 was a 32-month military conflict between the United States and the British Empire and their allies which resulted in no territorial change, but a resolution of many issues which remained from the American War of Independence.

Constitution of South Carolina

December 4, 1895

The Constitution of the State of South Carolina is the governing document of the U.S. state of South Carolina. It describes the structure and function of the state's government.