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Eastern woodland Indians

1000 - 1400

These were the native Americans who lived in the eastern states.
They lived among the Mississippi river and the east coast of America

Mercantilism

1500 - 1800

An economic document that allowed governments to have control over trade and money

San Miguel de gualdape

1526 - 1527

The first European settlement of untied states

Triangle Slave Trade

1580 - 1807

The trade between South America, Africa and North America for African slaves for food and good.

13 English Colonies

1607 - 1733

first English settlement was in Jamestown, Virginia 1607. It was also the first successful colony to settle in the United States of America

Plantation System

1607 - 1691

division of the land into smaller units under private ownership became known as the plantation system

Plantation System

1617 - 1619

The division of the land into the south

Royal colony

1624 - 1776

The time in which the colonies were under control under King Charles

Slave Codes

1650 - 1712

We're laws in the United States and which defined the status of slaves

Proprietary Colony

1663 - 1729

Time period in the 13 colonies when they were owned by British nobles.

Yemassee war

1715 - 1717

The war between English colonist and yemassee and Cherokee Indians

Stono Rebellion

1739

Slaves rebellion led by jemmy and killed many owners and masters while they were at church and also stole guns from local stores

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

A war between the French and the native of America fighting against the British

Cherokee war

1758 - 1761

A conflict between Great Britain and the Cherokee Indian tribes during the French and Indian war

Rice and Indigo trade

1763 - 1783

Rice and indigo were the cash crops of South Carolina that helped the farmers and states economy grow.

Sons of liberty

1763

A group of colonist who were mostly lawyers and bussimen

Sugar act

1764 - 1766

The Bristish put taxes on the 13 colonies and put high values on rum

Stamp act

1765 - 1766

A tax by the Britain put on the colonist that made all colonist pay more

Denmark Vesey Plot

1767 - 1822

most famous for planning a slave rebellion in the U.S

Tea act

1773 - 1861

A tax put on tea by the British

Total War

1775 - 2013

Total War is a computer strategy game series developed

Revolutionary war

1776 - 1783

War between the America colonies and Great Britain

South Carolina Constitution of 1776

1776

The first inference government in the 13 colonies

Declaration of Independence

1776

The us colonist declared independence from great Britiain

Articles of Confederation

1777

The first constitution of the 13 colonies

Battle of Camden

1780 - 1781

General Cornwallis lead the Bristish to victory.

Battle of kings mountain

1780

between the Patriot and Loyalist militias, during the American revolution

Battle of cowpeas

1781

It was a turning point of the American revolution war.

Battle of Eutaw Springs

1781

was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.

Abolitionist Movement

1787 - 1850

Anti- slavery, movement to end slavery

Commerce Compromise

1787

A compromise made between the north and the south during the constitutional

3/5 Compromise

1787 - 1865

A compromise made between the north and south which said that slave counted as 3/5

Constitution

1787

The set of laws made between for the U.S

Cotton Gin

1795

Eli Whitney was the inventor of the cotton gin,

Embargo Act

1807

The embargo act of 1807 was a general embargo

War of 1812

1812 - 1815

The war of 1812 was a 32 months

William T. Sherman

1820 - 1891

Was a solider for the union and a general who lead a march

Nullification Controversy

1832 - 1833

Tariffs were created by pres.Jackson were considered unconstitutional

Robert Smalls

1839 - 1915

Freed slaves who sailed his family form beaufort SC to union lines

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

Act that created the territory's of Kansas and Nebraska

Dred Scott Decision

1857

A decision that the government made and had to way regulate

Election of 1860

1860

The pres. Election that resulted in the pres. Being Abraham Lincoln

Ft Sumter

1861

First battle of the American civil war

Creation of the Confederate States of America

1861 - 1865

Created by Jefferson Davis who was elected by the csa

Civil War

1861 - 1865

War between the north and the south which was the bloodiest war and most deadliest

Port Royal

1861

Beaufort SC, was the first union controlled the area

Lincoln’s assassination

1865

The assassination of United States President Abraham Lincoln took place on Good Friday,by John booth

Secessionist

1868 - 1877

The argument that the south was not trying to break away