was a city located at the end of the Palisadoes at the mouth of the Kingston Harbour, in southeastern Jamaica.
San Miguel de Gualdape
1526 ad - 1527 ad
Was the first Europe settlement in the us
13 English colonies
1601 - 1733
There area was called the breadbasket of colonists
1607 - 1774
A colony ruled or administer by official.
Triangle slave trade
1607 - 1700
Ship traveled Europe carrying manufactured goods such as guns
Property of colony
1622 - 1776
To divide the states to where there are now
1651 - 1673
Economic doctrine of the government control of foreign trade
Rice and indigo trade
1680 - 1730
Sc grew both rice and indigo. They made a good profit off it
1715 - 1717
Took place in sc they made a good profit
Prominent plantation crops included cotton, rubber, sugar cane, tobacco, figs, rice, kapok, sisal and indigo
Sons of Liberty
1733 - 1776
The Sons of Liberty was a group consisting of American patriots that originated in the pre-independence North American British colonies.
1739 - 1740
They killed 20 black women and killed 2 storekeepers with cries of liberty
Franch and India war
1754 - 1763
The war was fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France,
1758 - 1761
The British and the Cherokee had been allies at the start of the war.
1764 - 1774
The act increased duties on non-British goods shipped to the colonies.
1765 - 1771
Merchants and lawyers began to move west, upsetting the social and political structure.
1773 - 1861
Colonists in Philadelphia and New York turned the tea ships back to Britain. In Charleston the cargo was left to rot on the docks.
1775 - 1783
The war was the result of the political American Revolution. Colonists galvanized around the position that the Stamp Act of 1765, imposed by Parliament of Great Britain, was unconstitutional.
1775 - 1781
The Stamp Act of 1765 was the first internal tax levied directly on American colonists by the British government.
Declaration of Independence
1776 - 1777
a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with Great Britain, regarded themselves as independent states, and no longer a part of the British Empire.
South Carolina Constitution of 1776
The legislature renames itself the General Assembly of South Carolina and elects John Rutledge as president, Henry Laurens as vice president and William Henry Drayton as chief justice.
Articles of Confederation
The Articles of Confederation, formally the Articles of Confederation and Perpetual Union, was an agreement among the 13 founding states that established the United States of America as a confederation of sovereign states and served as its first constitution
Battle of Camden
The Battle of Camden was a major victory for the British in the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War.
Battle of Kings Mountain
1780 - 1781
The Battle of Kings Mountain was a decisive battle between the Patriot and Loyalist militias in the Southern campaign of the American Revolutionary War.
Battle of Cowpens
1781 - 1782
On October 14, 1780, George Washington chose Nathanael Greene to be commander of the Southern Department of the Continental forces.
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
The Three-Fifths Compromise was a compromise between Southern and Northern states
Northerners wanted to restrict foreign competition for raw good and finished products by taxing both imports and exports.
The Constitution was adopted on September 17, 1787, by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and ratified by conventions in eleven states.
was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 that in part defined the legislative structure and representation that each state would have under the United States Constitution.
A cotton gin is a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds, a job that otherwise must be performed painstakingly by hand.
The fiber is most often spun into yarn or thread and used to make a soft, breathable textile.
The embargo was imposed in response to violations of U.S. neutrality, in which American merchantmen and their cargo were seized as contraband of war by the belligerent European navies.
war of 1812
The War of 1812 was a 32-month military conflict between the United States and the British Empire
Theories of secession address a fundamental problem of political philosophy.
William T. Sherman
was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author.
Denmark Vesey Plot
was an African-Caribbean who was most famous for planning a slave rebellion in the United States.
1828 - 1832
This ordinance declared by the power of the State that the federal Tariffs of 1828 and 1832 were unconstitutional and therefore null and void within the sovereign boundaries of South Carolina.
1830 - 1870
In Western Europe and the Americas, abolitionism was a historical movement to end the African slave trade and set slaves free.
Slave codes were laws in each US state, which defined the status of slaves and the rights of masters.
It became problematic when popular sovereignty was written into the proposal so that the voters of the moment would decide whether slavery would be allowed.
Creation of the Confederate States of America
1860 - 1861
South Carolina asked the other slave states to join together in forming a new nation. By February 1861 six other states from the lower south followed South Carolina.
Election of 1860
The Democrats met in Charleston, South Carolina, in April 1860 to select their candidate for President in the upcoming election.
1861 - 1865
The war had its origin in the fractious issue of slavery, and, after four years of bloody combat the Confederacy was defeated, slavery was abolished
The fort sumter is best known as the site upon which the shots initiating the American Civil War.
The assassination occurred five days after the commander of the Confederate Army of Northern Virginia,
was an enslaved African American who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship's pilot, sea captain, and politician.
In the mid-19th century, "total war" was identified by scholars as a separate class of warfare.