The Eastern woodland indians were native Americans that inhabited the eastern part of the United States. This tribe was like any other tribe, built homes out of clay and wood, hunted and farmed for food.
Was part of the triangle trade, trading slaves form Africa to the colonies.
Helped prevent hoarding in the trading circle.
San Miguel de Gualdape was the first European settlement in American territory. It lasted 3 months in winter before being abandoned in 1527
The 13 colonies was the first settlement in the new world. Lasted 126 years until becoming the united states
A colony ruled or administrated by the parent state.
This type of colonial government, based on the County Palatine and resembling feudal grants of fiefs in exchange for service more than the modern concept of state sovereignty, was used by England’s colonization along the Atlantic coasts of North America and the Caribbean
Rice and indigo traded with other traders.
A conflict between British settlers of colonial south carrolina and various Native American tribes. The natives killed hundreds of settlers and destroyed many settlements when the colonists sided with the Cherokee and made peace.
A slave rebellion against the British in a South Carolinia colonie.
A war between British America and france were the British warded against the Indians and French. Also know as the seven years war.
A conflict between British forces in North America and the Cherokee.
An act for encouraging the trading of sugar in the colonies.
was a North and South Carolina uprising where citizens took up arms against corrupt colonial officials.
imposed a direct tax by the British specifically on the colonies of British America, and it required that many printed materials in the colonies be produced on stamped paper produced in London
Also known as the war of regulation, was a north and South Carolinia uprising in which citizens took up arms against corrupt colonial officials.
This caused the Boston tea party. It also caused a monopoly that was unfair to American tea merchants.
The Revolutionary War was the war that the 13 colonies gained freedom from Great Britain.
In 1776 the constitution of South Carolina approved a new government.
This was the first set of laws for the new government in the 13 colonies.
It was ratified July 4, 1776. It was declared independence from Britain.
The British won this battle and it was a major victory for them in the Revolutionary War. It was fought in Camden South Carolina.
The patriots won and the loyalists were annihilated. This was a very important battle for the patriots in winning the Revolutionary War.
This was a bloody battle fought in South Carolina. It was the last major battle fought in the Revolutionary War.
This battle was a turning point in the war for the Patriots in the Revolutionary War.
The constitution of the United States was created to replace the articles of confederation. Since the articles of confederation weren’t working they decided to revise them and make the constitution.
commerce putting a tax on all imported goods but not exported goods.
was when slaves were only counted as three fifths a person because they didn’t want the southern states to have more representation.
The great compromise was an agreement between large and small states on the amount of representatives.
Eli Whitney created the cotton gin in 1793 to make the production of cotton easier for the slaves. It automated the separation of the cottonseed from the cotton.
the embargo act was a ban put on British ships. United States was not allowed to trade with foreign countries.
a plot to start a large slave rebellion and free many slaves
The abolisionist movement was an attempt to stop racial segregation. It also tried to put an end to slavery. This helped lead into the civil war.
The nullification controversy was a disagreement between the president Andrew Jackson and South Carolinas senator John Calhoun.