The eastern woodland indians like other tribes relied on natural food sources for their everyday needs. There were many different tribes in the Eastern Woodlands Indians, there was the Powhatan, Mohawk, Iroqoius, and the Susquehanna.
Triangular Slave Trade
1500 - 1800
The triangular slave trade carried slaves, manufactured goods, and cash crops between West Arica, Caribbean and American colonies.
Was a location in South Carolina and the battle of port royal was fought there
San Miguel de Gualdape
1526 - 1527
The first European settlement in the Unites States Territory was San Miguel de Gualdape. San Miguel de Gualdape was abandoned in a year after it was settled because the black and Indian population was diseased and famine.
1558 - 1603
Mercantilism is the economic doctrine that gave government control of foreign trade is of paramount importance for ensuring the military security of the country.
a plantaion system is when you divide land in to smaller units and privatley own it
13 English Colonies
1607 - 1733
Each colony had its on self- governing system. Most of the people in the colonies were farmers who voted locally for provincial government.
1660 - 1690
A proprietary colony is a colony run by private people who are accomidated with the same powers of the government.
Rice and Indigo Trade
1680 - 1700
The Rice and Indigo Trade traded between England and the southern colonies
1700 - 1900
Cotten was traded to places around the world
1715 - 1717
Was a war between Native American tribes and southern settlers.
1720 - 1729
a colony ruled or administered by officials appointed by and responsible to the reigning sovereign of the parent state.
1739 - 1740
On September 9th the largest slave rebellion occurred. It was against the slaves and their owners. It happened near Stono River in South Carolina.
French and Indian War
1756 - 1763
This war was between Austria, England, France, Great Britain, Prussia, and Sweden. They had the war in India, Europe and North America. The British victory leaded to the Treaty of Paris.
1758 - 1761
The Cherokee war was between North America the British and the Cherokee tribes. They fought over
1764 - 1771
The regulator movement had two groups one in North Carolina and one in South Carolina, they tried to change governmental things
1764 - 1766
The sugar act was passed by the British parliament. They made an act for it because parliament put a ¢3 taxon sugar
Sons of Liberty
The sons of liberty orginally came together to proteste against the stamp act, but ended up protesting over a lot of other issues
It was an act that said that most printed paper was made on stamped paper and was made in London
1773 - 1861
The tea act tried to get control over the tea trade in America and help the British East Indian company
1775 - 1783
It was between the 13 colonies and the kingdom of Great britian.
Decleration of Independence
1776 - 2013
The deleration of inependence stated that the american colonies were not apart of the British empire anymore. They were independent states until they formed one big nation called The United States of Ameica
South Carolina's Constitution of 1776
This document states how south carolina is governed. It tells you the functions and the structure of south carolina
Articles of Confederation
1777 - 1781
It was an agreement with the 13 original colonies that established the United states of America as a confederation of sovereign states. The articles of confederation were kind of like there first constitution
Battle of Camden
1780 - 1781
It was the turning point of the revolutiony war. The british had a huge victory by winning that battle.
Battle of Kings Mountain
1780 - 1781
This was a batlle between the loyalists and the patriots. The battle took place 9 miles south of kings mountain in a little town called York Town, South Carolina.The patriots eventually won against the loyalists.
Battle of Cowpens
1781 - 1782
it was the marked a time when south carolina looked strong again and less vulnerable
Battle of Eutaw Springs
1781 - 1782
it was one of the last battles in the carolinas
The commerce compromise is what happens when the constitution lets the federal government not tax the exports but will tax imports
was a comprmoise by the northern and southern states during the philadelphia covention. 3/5s of the population of slaves would be counted in the taxes
the constitution states the laws and the powers that the government has
1787 - 1790
two hundred representatives and senators got on a special train that took them to philadelphia
a cotton gin sperates the cotton fibers from their seeds very ery quickly
1807 - 1808
it was a regular embargo act, against france and great britain during the Napoleonic Wars
War of 1812
1812 - 1815
it was a little more than a 2 and a half year war between the british empire and america, because of the trade restrictions
1820 - 1845
were codes that each us state had that stated the rights of the slaves and their owners
William T. Sherman
1820 - 1891
He was a soldier for the union army
Denmark Vesey plot
the slaves were going to revolt against their owners, people heard about the plan denmark vesey and the people involved were hung
1830 - 1870
the point of the movement was to fre slaves and stop slavery
1832 - 1833
it was a big crisis between andrew jackson and john c calhoun, whether you could nullify a law
1839 - 1915
He was a slave that became a ships pilot
It was an act that people in the kansas and Nebraska territories chose if they wanted slavery or not
dred scott decision
1857 - 1858
The Supreme Court made a decision when dred Scott fought against them to get freedom
Creation of the Confederate States of America
1860 - 1865
When sou Carolina seceded from the US is when the creation of the confederate states formed
Election of 1860
1860 - 1861
When Abraham Lincoln was elected in 1860 it was a major turn point in America
Somebody who joins a secession is a secessionist
1861 - 1865
It was caused because the north wanted to ban slavery but the south liked slavery, so the north and south went to war
The first battle of the civil war was in Ft Sumter
1861 - 1865
Was a war where you could use any weapons and how you used them was up to you. This war was totally different from all the others
After the civil war Lincoln was shot and killed in fords theater