Indians that lived in America before the Europeans came.
1400 - 1700
Mercantilism encouraged many wars in Europe. Mercantilism is government control of foreign trade is of importance for the military security of the country.
Triangle Slave Trade
1500 - 1800
It was slave trade between Europe, Africa, and Asia.
San Miguel de Gauldape
1526 - 1527
Was the first European settlement inside the United States.
1600 - 1624
Ruled by a governor appointed by the monarchy
13 English Colonies
1607 - 1733
These were Colonies on the Atlantic Coast. The colonies were Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts Bay, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, North Carolina, and Rhode Island.
The Stamp Act required a tax on certain products shipped from Great Britian.
1630 - 1833
Laws in each US state which defined the status of slaves
Rice and Indigo Trade
1698 - 1730
Brought in lots of money. Could use the same labor force for both crops.
1700 - 1800
Was Made to end slavery in the United States, Europe, and Africa.
1715 - 1717
Between British settlers and Native American tribes.
Slave Rebellion on September 9th in South Carolina. Largest slave uprising in America.
French and Indian War
1754 - 1763
Fought between Great Britian and France (with Indians). Also Known as The Seven Years war.
1758 - 1761
Fought between the british forces in North America and the Cherokee Indians.
1764 - 1766
an act granting certain duties in the colonys.
Sons of Liberty
1765 - 1766
Sons of liberty is a group of american patriots. the group was formed to protect the rights of colonist.
1765 - 1771
North and South Carolina uprising were citizens took up arms against colonial officials.
1773 - 1861
an act to allow a drawback on the exportation of tea.
1775 - 1783
war between Great Britian and the 13 colonies. the colonies wanted to become seperste from britian.
Articles of Confederation
1776 - 1777
an agreement among the 13 founding states that said the United States of America as a confederation
Constitution of south carolina
Governing Document of the u.s state of south carolina. Describes the function and structure of the goverement.
Declaration of Idependence
Stated that the 13 colonies were no longer part of britian.
Battle of Camden
Major Victory for Britian in the Revolutionary war.
Battle of Kings Mountain
was a desisive battle near present day kings mountain, north carolina.
Battle of Eutaw Springs
Last major battle in the carolinas.
1787 - 1816
creating a national government with the authority to act on an individual
1787 - 1789
Supreme Law of USA
Decided ow many delegate each state should have
The compromise said exports could never be taxed,congress could not ban slave trade until 1808,congress would control interstate and foreign trade.
A Comprimise between the northern states and the southern states. Where slaves could be counted as population. Each slave counted 3/5 of a person
Machine that separates cotton from their seeds
1800 - 1900
is an economy which is based on agricultural mass production, usually of a few staple products grown on large farms
1800 - 1900
A proprietary colony was a colony in which one land owner retained rights.
1800 - 1900
Because of the cotton gin more people began to sell cotton
1807 - 1809
Was made in response of US neutrality, in which American merchant men and thier cargo were siezed
War of 1812
1812 - 1815
3 year conflict between the united states and britian. Resulted no territorial change.
William T. Sherman
1820 - 1891
was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a general in the union army
Denmark vesey plot
Largest Slave Rebellion in the US
1829 - 1861
Was built following the war of 1812
1839 - 1915
Enslaved African American who became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician during the civil war
1850 - 1950
Separate class of warfare. In a total war there is less differentiation between combatants and vivilians
Created the territories of Kansas and nebraska
Dred Scott Decision
Dred Scott vs. Sanford aka the Dred Scott Desicion
1860 - 1861
The act of withdrawing from an organization, union, or political enitity.
Election of 1860
19th presidential election and was an outbreak for the civil war
Fought Between savannah and charleston. Union victory
1861 - 1865
War between Northern and Southern states of America
Creation of the Confederate States of Americar
1861 - 1865
Seven southern states, South Carolina, Mississippi, Florida, Alabama, Georgie, Louisiana, and texas
Lincoln was assassinated by J.W. Booth in a theatre 5 days after the civil war
Battle of Cowpens
Victory of continental army. it was a turning point.