Indians that lived in America before the Europeans came.
Mercantilism encouraged many wars in Europe. Mercantilism is government control of foreign trade is of importance for the military security of the country.
It was slave trade between Europe, Africa, and Asia.
Was the first European settlement inside the United States.
Ruled by a governor appointed by the monarchy
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.
Laws in each US state which defined the status of slaves
Brought in lots of money. Could use the same labor force for both crops.
Was Made to end slavery in the United States, Europe, and Africa.
Between British settlers and Native American tribes.
Slave Rebellion on September 9th in South Carolina. Largest slave uprising in America.
Fought between Great Britian and France (with Indians). Also Known as The Seven Years war.
Fought between the british forces in North America and the Cherokee Indians.
an act granting certain duties in the colonys.
Sons of liberty is a group of american patriots. the group was formed to protect the rights of colonist.
North and South Carolina uprising were citizens took up arms against colonial officials.
an act to allow a drawback on the exportation of tea.
war between Great Britian and the 13 colonies. the colonies wanted to become seperste from britian.
an agreement among the 13 founding states that said the United States of America as a confederation
Governing Document of the u.s state of south carolina. Describes the function and structure of the goverement.
Stated that the 13 colonies were no longer part of britian.
Major Victory for Britian in the Revolutionary war.
was a desisive battle near present day kings mountain, north carolina.
Last major battle in the carolinas.
creating a national government with the authority to act on an individual
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
is an economy which is based on agricultural mass production, usually of a few staple products grown on large farms
A proprietary colony was a colony in which one land owner retained rights.
Because of the cotton gin more people began to sell cotton
Was made in response of US neutrality, in which American merchant men and thier cargo were siezed
3 year conflict between the united states and britian. Resulted no territorial change.
was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a general in the union army
Largest Slave Rebellion in the US
Was built following the war of 1812
Enslaved African American who became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician during the civil war
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 vs. Sanford aka the Dred Scott Desicion
The act of withdrawing from an organization, union, or political enitity.
19th presidential election and was an outbreak for the civil war
Fought Between savannah and charleston. Union victory
War between Northern and Southern states of America
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
Victory of continental army. it was a turning point.