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Eastern Woodland Indians

800 BC - 800 AD

Eastern Woodland Indians were Indians that lived in the eastern part of the United States. They were prehistoric.

Triangle slave trade

1450 - 1790

A slave trade between Europe America and Africa the trade looked like a triangle.

San Miguel de Gualdape

1526 - 1527

A European settlement that lasted only three months. Founded by Lucas Vasquez de Ayllon.

Royal Colony

1607 - 1776

A colony administered by a governor with council appointed by British crown.

Propietary colonies

1612 - 1750

US history any of various colonies, granted by the Crown in the 17th century to a person or group of people with full governing rights

Rice and indigo trade

1680 - 1800

This time was the most profitable for sc. They grew over 20000000 pounds of cotton selling for a lot of money

Plantation System

1700 - 1867

An economy that is based on agiculture.

Slave codes

1712 - 1867

A list of laws that slaves had to follow.

Yemassee war

1715 - 1717

This was a war between British sc colonists and native Americans.

Mercantilism

1737 - 1738

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

Stono Rebellion

September 9,1739 - September 10,1739

A rebellion that lasted one day they killed 22 whites.

13 English Colonies

1750 - 1776

The declaration of independence was signed in 1776 declaring that we are separate from England.

French and Indian war

1754 - 1763

This war was fought primarily by Great Britain and France. In 1756 it inclined to a world wide conflict.

Cherokee War

1758 - 1761

A war between British and Cherokee Indians.

Regulator Movement

1760 - 1771

It was a movement to restore law and order and local goverment.

Sugar Act

April 5,1764 - 1776

The Americans had to pay a increase of tax for sugar and molasses.

Sons of Liberty

1765 - 1776

A political group with Americans Patriots before the American Revolution.

Stamp Act

1765 - 1776

Americans had to pay a increase on stamped paper.

Tea Act

1773 - 1776

An act of parliment to expand the British East India Company's monoply on tea.

Revolutionary War

1775 - 1783

A war that was between the British and the United States. This war was about freedom.

SC Constitution of 1776

1776 - 1777

South Carolina's own constitution.

Declaration of Indepence

july 4, 1776 - july 5, 1776

The U.S declares independence for Britain with this document

Articles of Confederate

1777 - march 4, 1789

The first Constitution of U.S.

Battle of Camden

august 16, 1780 - august 19, 1780

A triumpant battle for Britain. a blow for America.

Battle of Kings Mountain

october 7, 1780 - october 9, 1780

Victory for America. This battle force Cornwallis back to South Carolina.

Battle of Cowpens

january 17, 1781 - january 18, 1781

Another victory for America. This a decisive victory for America.

Battle of Eutaw Springs

September 8, 1781 - september 10, 1781

America won again. They won stratigcally.

Great Compromise

1787 - 1788

Known as The connecticut compromise it retained the bicameral legislature.

3/5 Compromise

1787 - 1868

For voting they counted black votes as 3/5 a vote.

Commerce Compromise

1787 - 1788

All the delagates go to philadelphia to re-write the constitution.

Constitution

1789 - 2013

A written article that states laws and rights

Cotton Gin

1793 - 1794

Eli Whitney created this to help stop slavery, but it actually made it harder to stop.

Cotton trade

1794 - 2013

The trading of cotton.

Embargo Act

1807 - 1809

America closed off there shipping ports.

War of 1812

1812 - 1814

A war between U.S and U.K

William T. Sherman

1820 - 1891

He was a american soldier, a educator, a businessman, and a author.

Denmark Vesey Plot

1821 - 1822

A huge slave revolt that was thwarted.

Abolitionists movements

1830 - 1870

This was a movement to end slavery.

Nullification Controversy

1832 - 1833

Pres. Andrew Jackson and SC Senator John C. Calhoun argue about whether to agree to federal law.

Robert Smalls

1839 - 1915

A politition that convinced Lincoln to let blacks into the Army.

Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854 - 1867

This act repeals the missouri compromise of 1820.

Dred Scott Decision

1857 - 1858

A slave who failed to sue for his freedom in the dred scott v. sandford case of 1857.

Election of 1860

1860 - 1861

This was the election where Abe Lincoln became the 16th president of the U.S.

Total War

1861 - 1865

This is a type of warfare where you destroy everything.

Port Royal

1861 - 1865

This was a battle during the civil war.

Creation of the Confederate states of America

1861 - 1867

A country of suceeded states tovthe U.S.

Secessionist

1861 - 1867

The Act of seceding

Civil War

1861 - 1865

This was the war where the south faced off against the north and the south got crushed.

Ft. Sumter

April 12, 1861 - April 14, 1861

This is the battle and the place where the civil war started.

Lincoln's Assassination

April 14, 1865 - April 15, 1865

John Wilkes Booth shot Lincoln in the ear. Within a day he died.