They depended on natural resource to live. Their clothing, weapons and food came from the forest around them.
1400 - 1799
An economic system that dominated the European trading sessions. It happened through 16th and 18th century
Triangle Slave Trade
1450 - 1750
This was a trade between the United States, Europe, and Africa. The united sates got many slaves and they also traded with Europe.
San Miguel de Gualdape
1526 ad - 1527 ad
First European settlement in what is now United States territory. It only lasted 3 months of winter then it was abandoned.
13 English Colonies
1607 ad - 1776 ad
Settlers from Europe came and settled for land and wealth. The newcomers were governed by European countries who over powered the Americans.
1660 - 1690
a colony given to a proprietor to govern. It took place in the 17th century.
1700 - 1900
This took place when trading around the world. This is traded for other goods.
1705 - 1848
This happened to slaves would not revolt. These were stricter punishments for slaves.
1715 - 1717
this was a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina. British and yemassee's did not get along.
1730 - 1758
Many family farms are larger in area and often in value of product than some plantations. Cotten was a big crop in the plantations.
1732 - 1752
A colony administered by a royal governor. having a representative assembly elected by the people
1739 - 09/09/1739
There were 250 rebellions in the stono rebellion. A strong militia found them and started killing them but some rebels escaped the attack but most were killed.
French and Indian War
1754 - 1763
A series of war between the british and the french. These wars started in the 1600's.
Rice and indigo trade
1763 - 1783
Indigo was a big crop that was often traded. Rice also was a big crop and interfered with slavery.
It raised taxas on indigo, and certain kinds of wine. It banned importation of rum and French wines
Sons of liberty
1765 - 1773
The group was formed to protect the rights of the colonists and to take to the streets against the taxes by the British government. The Sons of Liberty was a group consisting of American patriots that originated in the pre-independence North American British colonies.
1765 - 1825
A cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds. Much more cotten was produced.
1765 - 1766
imposed a direct tax by the British Parliament specifically on the colonies of British America. The Stamp Act met great resistance in the colonies.
1767 - 1770
The price of tea raised. This caused there to be a boston tea party were people threw tea in the ocean.
It was to restore law and order. It also took place in south carolina.
Battle of camden
1775 - 1783
The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British. The rout was an humiliating defeat for the americans.
Articles of confederation
1776 - 1781
As the war is over the new 13 states agree on the first constitutional statement. It included the relative powers of each and every state.
Declaration of independance
Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776. It announced that the thirteen colonies were a free country but the went to war with the british and the americans won.
South Carolina Constitution of 1776
South Carolina approves a new government and constitution. John retludge becomes president.
1776 - 1781
It was the indians vs the british. They also betrayed each other.
Battle of kings mountain
The loyalist force was annihilated. they were attacked by all sides and they surrendered there.
Battle of Eutaw Springs
In early 1781 Major General Nathanael Greene of the Continental Army began a campaign to end British control over the South Carolina backcountry. It was the last major engagement of the war in the Carolinas.
Battle of cowpens
On October 14, 1780, George Washington chose Nathanael Greene to be commander of the Southern Department of the Continental forces. It was the turning point of the war between the americans and british. The americans won.
1781 - 1783
nearly about 5,000 African American men and boys fought in the war. The main result was an American victory and European recognition of the independence of the United States, with mixed results for the other powers.
1787 - 1789
James wilson and roger sherman agreed that 3/5 of the slaves should counted in the electoral college. It would also include the amount of taxas.
It was to to address problems in governing the United States of America. These were operated by the articles of confederation.
1787 - 1800
The great compromise was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787. This defined the legislative structure and representation that each state would have under the United States Constitution
The Embargo Act of 1807 was a general embargo enacted by the United States Congress against Great Britain and France during the Napoleonic Wars. The british didnt let shipments go to places to there were no more.
War of 1812
1812 - 1814
Interference in American trade, and hence with American independence. The War of 1812 was a conflict between England and the US
William T. Sherman
1820 - 1891
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.
Denmark vessy plot
The plot called for Vesey and his group of slaves and free blacks to execute their owners. They wanted to become free.
1830 - 1870
Famous abloishinists like harriet beacher stowe helped to say slavery was wrong. She wrote a book about slavery called uncle toms cabin which was a very famous book.
1832 - 1833
President Andrew Jackson against South Carolina senator John Calhoun. They had different thoughts.
1839 - 1915
Robert Smalls was an enslaved African American who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician.
It allowed the people who lived in kansas and nebraska to vote whether or not they wanted to allow slavery there. Slavery won the election, but people got mad and said that it was a fraud.
Dred Scott Decision
It held that the federal government had no power to regulate slavery in the territories, and that people of African descent were not protected by the Constitution and were not U.S. citizens.
Election of 1860
Abraham lincoln won. The south broke away from the north.
1860 - 1861
withdrawal of 11 Southern states from the Union in 1860-1861
Creation of the Confederate States of America
This happened after Abraham lincoln became president. Creation of the Confederate States of America was the south.
1861 - 1865
It was a type of way the war was fought.
1861 - 1865
It was a southern fort. It is in south carolina. A battle took place there.
1861 - 1865
This was a war between the south and the north. It was to abloish slavery or not. The north (union) won.
1861 - 1865
It is in south carolina. There is a fort there the civil war was also fought there.
He was shot and killed. He was killed after the civil war ended.
1877 - 1878
This occured after the presidential election of 1876. When Congress formed the Electoral Commission to resolve disputed Democratic elctoral votes from the southern states.