Archaeologists argue whether the EWI period ended in either 1000 AD or 1600 AD. They lived in the Eastern part of the USA.
The triangle trade was of goods, spices , and slaves. It was between Europe America and Africa. It was in the shape of a triangle hence the name triangle trade.
First European settlement in the US. After three months of winter it was abandoned.
The thirteen origional colonies that began America were founded by English Settlers. The first colony was VA. Followed by, NJ, NH, PA, NY, MD, CN , RI, DW, NC, SC, and last was GA.
Certain groups appointed by the British crown that were granted rights
New Hampshire was first to be a royal colony. This period ended when Rhode Island became a state.
Rice growth in SC Dates back to the late 1600s. Rice and indigo growth and trade came to a halt in the 1890s due to massive hurricanes that washed out the rice and indigo plaines and fields.
Started in the Triangle trade for the U.S to ship to Britan.
The belief in the benefits of profitable trading.
Division of land into smaller units under private ownership between the plantation owner and farmers. Crops as well as plants were farmed all over the United States using this method.
These were strict rules and regulations slaves were forced to follow. If they did not they were punished.
The yemassee war between the South Carolina settlers and native Indian tribes.
It was the largest slave revolt in colonial American history. It was by the Stono river.
Invented by Eli Whitney, the cotton gin picked the seeds out of the cotton so the slaves and workers would not have to.
The French and Indian war was between English settlers and France
A tax on printed material enforced by the British Parliment.
Conflict between the British and the Cherokee tribes.
The British Parliment raised taxes on sugar and it made most colonies who grew sugar went out of business.
An unsuccessful uprising in NC and SC where colonists went up against colonial officials.
A group of American patriots protecting the rights of the colonists.
Act that gave Americans no right to buy tea unless it came for a specific company.
This was the war for our freedom against great Britian. France eventually came to our aid to help us win the war.
The first "rough draft" for the U.S constitution. The AOC did not work out the way they were planned to so they were replaced by the Constitution.
Our code of the way we should live our lives as Americans. It is still a living breathing document today.
South Carolina came up with its own constitution for an act of independance from Great Britan.
Victory for the British battle. This battle was fought in Camden South Carolina.
Battle between patriot and loyalists on the Southern Front.
This was the last major engagement war of the Carolinas.
This battle was a turning point in the reconquest for South Carolina from the British forces.
This was a Comprimise between the Northern and Southern States. This was made during the Philideplhia Convention of 1787.
The Constitution allowed Government allowed tax imports but not exports due to the constant feuding of the North and South over government tarrifs.
This Comprimise allowed for deliberations to continue and this led to the Three Fifths comprimise.
Supreme law of the United states of America.
This was used against the French and British during the Nepolienic Wars. Due to the forced work of Americans on British ships.
War between British forces and American forces. This resulted from Britan's ongoing war with France and the American opression of being captured and working on British ships.
William t sherman was an Army general, buisness man and a significant millitary of the Union leader.
People who did not want slavery to exist were known as abolitionists. They wanted to spread the word to stop slavery from occuring in the United States
This declared federal tariffs were unconstitutional . The tariffs were opposed in the south and some parts of New England. This occured during Andrew Jacksons presidency,
He was the captain of a Ferry Boat in the South. He shipped his family and other slaves out of the south on his boat for most of his life whilst he captained the ferry boat for other passengers.
This act created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska as territories of the US.
Landmark descision by the US supreme court. Stated that the federal government had no power to regulate slavery.
Abraham Lincoln was elected President.
war that is unrestricted in terms of the weapons used, the territory or combatants involved, or the objectives pursued this was a strategy for the union invented by William t sherman.
Confederacy was created due to states leaving the Northern Union. People in the Confederacy did not classify themselves as part of the United States. The United states was Union Territory.
The act of withdrawling from an orginization or Union. Confederates were Secessionists.
The starting battle of the Civil War was at Fort Sumter in Charelston, South Carolina.
The US Navy and Army fought in the now plantation of Port Royal. This was one of the earliest battles of the Civil war.
Lincoln was assasinated in Fords theater by John wilks booth. Lincoln actually predicted his own death through a dream.