San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside the United States Territory.
Dividing land into sections to be owned privately, usually used to grow a cash crop and maintained by slaves.
A list of rules for slaves and the rights of their masters. Somewhat of a code of conduct for slave owners.
Only Traded Indigo And Rice to other countries
The trading of cotton. In the 18th to 19th century, the South was a huge provider of cotton that many countries depended upon.
The Yamasee War was a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and various Native American Indian tribes.
The Stono Rebellion was a slave rebellion that commenced on September 9th 1739
The war between the English and French. The Indians helped the French and the Americans helped the English.
During the French and Indian war, the English and Cherokees were allies but conflict came up and hostilities started
The English government’s genius idea to tax sugar
A group of patriots who fought for the citizens rights. They organized many acts including the Boston tea party
The English tax over stamps newspapers magazines and many other papers.
The lower class citizens did not like the greedy government officials, so they formed the regulator moment to create an honest government
The English taxation of tea and other products. This lead to the Boston tea party and then the revolutionary war
Revolutionary War Colonists were frustrated because Britain forced them to pay taxes, yet did not give them any representation in the British Parliment
The unanimous declaration from the 13 colonies stating our indepence from Britain. This lead to the revolutionary war
The Thirteen Colonies were some of the colonies on the Atlantic coast of North America founded between 1607 and 1733 by a variety of interests from England and later Great Britain.
The first constitution of South Carolina. This constitution held South Carolina together during the revolutionary war
The first constitution of America. Was not strong enough and was replaced
British general Cornwallis against major general Horatio Gates. It was a huge defeat for the Americans who made the mistake of fighting the British in open battle
The patriot militia defeated the loyalist militia. A huge victory for the patriots morale
The last major battle in the carolinas, which resulted in a victory for the americans
The continental forces beat the British troops. The turning point for the conquest in the south
The Three-Fifths Compromise was a compromise between Southern and Northern states
It was a compromise between the Northern and Southern states during the Constitutional Convention as how the federal government could regulate commerce.
This took place of the Article of Confederations and it is the supreme law of America. It was made up of many amendments and is still used today.
This was an agreement saying that their would be two houses; the House of Representatives and the Senate.
A machine invented by Eli Whitney, it picks seeds from cotton. A job slaves used to do by hand.
The Eastern Woodlands lived next to lakes or streams. They got all there resources from the forest.
a colony ruled or administered by officials appointed by and responsible to the reigning sovereign of the parent state.
A general embargo enacted by the United States Congress against Great Britain and France during the Napoleonic War. This restricted American ships to take part in foreign trade.
Conflict between the United States and Great Britain who tried to interfere with the American trade with France
General in Union army during the American Civil War.
It was a plot to free the slaves of Charleston, and kill their owners. Denmark was hung for his plot.
Controversy that arose following Andrew Jackson telling states they could no longer nullify a federal law just because the state thought it was unconstitutional.
A movement set in place by abolitionists to end slavery in America.
Enslaved African that freed himself and his crew. Later, he became a ship pilot and politician.
This act allowed Kansas and Nebraska to choose if they wanted to be pro-slavery or anti-slavery states.
This is also known as Dred Scott vs. Stanford. It was the decision made by the Supreme Court that the federal government had no power to ban slavery from territories in the U.S.
The election of our 16th president, Abraham Lincoln.
A type of warfare used in the Civil War to break the will of the South by being more brutal in victories.
A place in South Carolina where one of the earliest amphibious battles of the Civil War occurred.
The fort in South Carolina where the first civil war engagement took place
Someone for secession. In this case, it’s secession from the United States of America
Was an independent country formed from many Southern states leaving the United States of America.
War fought between the North and the South. Ending in a victory for the North. Also called the War of Northern Aggression.
Lincoln was assassinated on April 14, 1865 by John Wilkes Booth
Mercantilism is the economic doctrine that government control of foreign trade is of paramount importance for ensuring the military security of the country
Triangular trade is a historical term indicating trade among three ports.
A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners.