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Eastern Woodland Indians

1000 - 1400

These were the native Americans who lived in the Eastern United States.

Triangle Slave Trade

1440 - 1640

The Triangular slave trade was a trading system which carried slaves,and crops and went which started in Europe went to Africa then went to North America.

San Miguel de Gualdepe

1526 - 1527

The first European settlement which was found by Lucas Vazquez.

13 English Colonies

1607 - 1752

The 13 colonies were the colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America.



The 13 colonies give their good to the mother country.

Slave Codes


Laws that gave power to all slave owners over slaves.

Proprietary Colony

1660 - 1690

Was a colony which one or more individual remaining subject to their parents state sanctions.

Rice and Indigo Trade

1680 - 1793

It's was a trade of rice and indigo to other colonies from South Carolina.

Plantation System


Was a system designed to run plantations during the civil war.

Royal Colony

1712 - 1729

A royal colony is a colony controlled by Great Britain.

Yemassee War

1715 - 1717

It was a conflict between England and and the native Americans of South Carolina

Stone Rebellion


The Stone Rebellion was a a rebellion against slavery, it was a 1 day event.

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

The French and Indian war was a war against France and Great Britain fighting over land.great Britain won and took over all the land.

Cherokee War

1764 - 1766

A war against British and Cherokee Tribe and Great Britain.

Sugar Act

1764 - 1765

Britain taxed sugar and the settlers reaction was boycotting British sugar.

Sons of liberty

1765 - 1768

A group of rebels to fight the tea at

Stamp Act

1765 - 1766

The stamp act was Great Britain taxing all paper products.

Regulator movement

1765 - 1771

South Carolina and North Carolina rose to fight for new government.

Denmark Vesey Plot


Denmark Vessey plot was a plot created by denmark vesey to abolish slavery.

Cotton trade

1769 - 1840

Was the reading of cotton during the civil war.

Tea act


Great Britain taxed tea and settlers reacted by dumping their tea in the harbor.

Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

Was the war against great Britain for America's freedom.

Declaration of Indepndence


Was a document for America's freedom from Great Britain.

South Carolina Constitution of 1776


SC elects John Rutledge as president

Articles of Confederation


It was an agreement among the 13 founding states that establish the U.S.A

Battle of Camden


Camden was a battle against patriots and loyalist and was a major win for the loyalists.

The battle of kings mountain


Was battle between Great Britain and Patriots and the patriots won, the battle was the turning point of the war.

Battle of Cowpens


Was the last major battle in South Carolina against loyalists and patriots in South Carolina

Battle of Eutaw Springs


The battle of Eutaw Springs was the last battle in The carolinas during the American revolution.

Great Compromise


Delegate Roger Sherman is credited for then two chambered Congress it has a Senate and a House of Representatives.



Is the supreme law of the USA they make all the rules.

Commerce Compromise


A compromise about tariffs.

3/5 compromise


A compromise between the northern and southern states in 1787 which 3/5 of enumerated slaves would be counted for representation.

Embargo Act


The British cut off imported and exported goods o the us to try gain power over the us.

The war of 1812

1812 - 1815

The war of 1812 was the American revolution USA fought against everything British.

William T Sherman

1820 - 1891

Was a American soldier businessman educator and author.

Nullification Controversy


A conflict between South Carolina and USA, South Carolina said they were against tariffs.

Abolitionist Movement

1830 - 1870

Was the goal of abolitionist to abolish slavery.

Kansas Nebraska Act


Created territories of Kansas and Nebraska opening new lands for settlement

Dred Scott Decision


It was a decision by the Supreme Court. It held that the federal government had no power to regulate slavery in the territories.

Election of 1860


It was the election of Abraham Lincoln one of the founding fathers.


1860 - 1861

South seceded and makes the C.S.A

Civil war

1861 - 1865

A war between the c.s.a and the union fighting against and for slavery.

Port Royal


The U.S.A took port royal one of the first land battles.

Creation of the C.S.A

1861 - 1865

The C.S.A was a group of states going against the USA wanting to keep slavery and the USA wanting to abolish it.

Ft Sumter


First battle of civil war

Robert Smalls


Led a small ship to freedom at the union ships.

Total War

1864 - 1865

The point where Lincoln decides to go to total war.

Lincoln's Assasination


Actor John Wilkes Booth killed Lincoln in a theater in 1865

Cotton Gin


The cotton gin was a great invention during the civil war to help plantations produce more cotton.