The Indians in the Eastern Woodland Culture lived east of the Plains Indians.
-known triangular trading system is the transatlantic slave trade, that operated from the late 16th to early 19th centuries, carrying slaves, cash crops.
Mercantilism is an economic system that dominated the major European trading nations during the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries.
San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement inside what is now United States territory, founded by Spaniard Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón in 1526.
A proprietary colony was a colony in which one or more individuals, usually land owners, remaining subject to their parent state's sanctions.
Port Royal is a Lowcountry town in Beaufort County, South Carolina, United States.
Rice was grown successfully in South Carolina as early as 1680.
A Crown colony, also known in the 17th century as royal colony, was a type of colonial administration of the English and later British Empire.
Slave codes were laws which each US state, or colony, enacted which defined the status of slaves and the rights of masters.
The Yamasee War of 1715 was was a savage conflict fought between old Charleston, S.C. and the Yamasee nation and allied tribes,
The Stono Rebellion was the largest rebellion mounted by slaves against slave owners in colonial America.
The French and Indian War is the American name for the North American theater of the Seven Years' War.
a plantation system is an system which is based on agriculture mass production.
The war was a conflict between British forces in North America and Cherokee Indian tribes during the French and Indian War.
The Sugar Act was passed in 1764. The British placed a tax on sugar, wine, and other important things.
The new tax was imposed on all American colonists and required them to pay a tax on every piece of printed paper they used. Ship's papers, legal documents, licenses, newspapers, other publications, and even playing cards were taxed.
The Sons of Liberty was a group consisting of American patriots that originated in the pre-independence North American British colonies.
The War of the Regulation was a North and South Carolina uprising, lasting from about 1765 to 1771, in which citizens took up arms against corrupt colonial officials.
was a plot created by Vesey. Slaves were going to revolt against their masters.
The Tea Act was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain.
The American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), also known as the American War of Independence, was a war between the Kingdom of Great Britain and thirteen British colonies on the North American continent (as well as some naval conflict).
The Battle of Cowpens (January 17, 1781) was a decisive victory by Continental army forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan, in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War. I
The Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with Great Britain, regarded themselves as independent states, and no longer a part of the British Empire.
The Provincial Congress of South Carolina approves a new constitution and government on this day in 1776.
The colonial period of America began in the 17th century. The revolutionary war marked the end of the colonial period. All the 13 colonies together formed the United States of America on 4th July, 1776.
The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War
Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War.
The Battle of Eutaw Springs was a battle of the American Revolutionary War, and was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.
The Articles of Confederation, formally the Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, was an agreement among the 13 founding states that established the United States of America as a confederation of sovereign states and served as its first constitution.[
The assassination of United States President Abraham Lincoln took place on Good Friday, April 14, 1865, as the American Civil War was drawing to a close. He was killed by john wilkes booth
revised the articles of confederation,
The three-fifths compromise was a compromise between southern and northern states reached during the Philadelphia convention of 1787 .
The commercial compromise allowed congress to regulate interstates and foreign commerce. they also taxes foreign goods.
convention come from different backgrounds and different political views.
cotton accounts for about 40 percent of total world fiber production.
the cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds, it can also but done by hand in the field. this machine brought the slave population up.
The Embargo act of 1807 was a general embargo enacted by the United states congress against great Britain and France during the Napoleonic war.
the war of 1812 was know as the second war for freedom.
William Tecumseh Sherman was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War.
The Nullification Crisis was a sectional crisis during the presidency of Andrew Jackson created by South Carolina's 1832 Ordinance of Nullification
Abolitionism is a movement to end human slavery..
Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician
Dred Scott v. Sandford, 60 U.S. 393 (1857), also known as the Dred Scott Decision, was a landmark decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.
The Kansas–Nebraska Act of 1854 (10 Stat. 277) created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, opening new lands for settlement, and had the effect of repealing the Missouri Compromise of 1820 by allowing settlers in those territories to determine through Popular Sovereignty whether they would allow slavery within each territory.
The United States presidential election of 1860 was the 19th quadrennial presidential election. The election was held on Tuesday, November 6, 1860 and served as the immediate impetus for the outbreak of the American Civil War.
The Battle of Fort Sumter (April 12–14, 1861) was the bombardment and surrender of Fort Sumter, near Charleston, South Carolina, that started the American Civil War
The American Civil War, also known as the War between the States or simply the Civil War (see naming), was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 between the United States (the "Union" or the "North") and several Southern slave states that had declared their secession and formed the Confederate States of America (the "Confederacy" or the "South").
February 4, 1861, fell on a Monday. On that day, delegates from six lower south states congregated at the Capitol in Montgomery, Ala., to form a national government that would be known as the Confederate States of America. Distinguished representatives were in attendance from South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and Louisiana.
Secession (derived from the Latin term secessio) is the act of withdrawing from an organization, union, or especially a political entity. Threats of secession can also be a strategy for achieving more limited goals
“Total War” is a war in which a belligerent engages in the complete mobilization of fully available resources and population.