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Eastern Woodland Indians

1000 - 1400

these were the natives who lived in eastern us. ( Wikipedia )

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside what is now the US. ( Wikipedia )

13 English Colonies

1607 - 1733

The colonies were: Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts Bay, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, North Carolina, and Rhode Island and Providence Plantations. ( Wikipedia )

Proprietary Colony

1632 - 1685

A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners, remaining subject to their parent state's sanctions, retained rights that are today regarded as the privilege of the state, and in all cases eventually became so. ( Wikipedia )

Mercantilism

1637 - 1800

Mercantilism is the economic doctrine that government control of foreign trade is of paramount importance for ensuring the military security of the country. ( Wikipedia )

Rice and Indigo Trade

1680 - 1730

Rice was grown successfully in South Carolina as early as 1680. By the early 18th century, with the slave system established on a large scale, rice became a major export crop of the region. ( http://sciway3.net/proctor/state/sc_rice.html )

Triangle Slave Trade

1700 - 1900

carrying slaves, cash crops, and manufactured goods between West Africa, Caribbean or American colonies and the European colonial powers, with the northern colonies of British North America, especially New England, sometimes taking over the role of Europe. ( Wikipedia )

Royal Colony

1712

a colony, as New York, administered by a royal governor and council appointed by the British crown, and having a representative assembly elected by the people. ( http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/royal+colony )

Slave Codes

1712

Yemassee War

1715 - 1717

a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and various Native American Indian tribes, including the Yamasee, Muscogee, Cherokee, Chickasaw, Catawba, Apalachee, Apalachicola, Yuchi, Savannah River Shawnee, Congaree, Waxhaw, Pee Dee, Cape Fear, Cheraw, and others. ( Wikipedia )

Stono Rebellion

1739

The Stono Rebellion (sometimes called Cato's Conspiracy or Cato's Rebellion) was a slave rebellion that commenced on 9 September 1739, in the colony of South Carolina. It was the largest slave uprising in the British mainland colonies prior to the American Revolution. ( Wikipedia )

French and Indian War

1754 - 1763

The war was fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France, with both sides supported by military units from their parent countries of Great Britain and France. ( Wikipedia )

Cherokee War

1758 - 1761

sometimes known as the "Second Cherokee War," which was part of the western American Revolution ( Wikipedia )

Sugar Act

1764 - 1766

a revenue-raising act passed by the Parliament of Great Britain on April 5, 1764. ( Wikipedia )

Stamp Act

1765 - 1766

imposed a direct tax by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America, and it required that many printed materials in the colonies be produced on stamped paper produced in London, carrying an embossed revenue stamp. ( Wikipedia )

Sons Of Liberty

1765 - 1865

a group consisting of American patriots that originated in the pre-independence North American British colonies. ( Wikipedia )

Regulator Movement

1765 - 1771

a North and South Carolina uprising ( Wikipedia )

Denmark Vesey Plot

1767 - 1822

Tea Act

1773 - 1861

Revolution War

1775 - 1783

Declaration of Independence

1776

South Carolina Constitution of 1776

1776

Battle of Camden

1780

Battle of Kings Mountain

1780

Articles of Confederation

1781

Battle of Eutaw Springs

1781

Battle of Cowpens

1781

Three-Fifths Compromise

1787

Great Compromise

1787

Commerce Cmpromise

1787

Constitution

1787

Cotton Gin

1793

Embargo Act

1807

Fort Sumter

1811

War of 1812

1812

William T. Sherman

1820 - 1891

Abolitionist Movement

1830 - 1870

Nullification Controversy

1832

Robert Smalls

1839 - 1915

Kansas Nebraska Act

1854

Dred Scott Decision

1857

Plantation System

1860

Election of 1860

1860

Creation of the Confederate States of Amercia

1861

Civil War

1861 - 1865

Port Royal

1861

Lincoln's Assassination

1865

Cotton Gin

1890

Total War

1900

Secessionist

1990