The Eastern woodland Indians lived in forest in the east. They were knew as the Iroquois and Cherokee Indians.
It the first European settlement in the United States territory.
The colonies found by the English
A colony that which one or more individuals are land owners.
In colonial South Carolina Items used for trade in included Tobacco, cotton, rice, indigo ,lumber, furs, farm products many of which were produced on from the colonies of New England.
a division of the land into smaller units under private ownership.It started in Virginia the system spread to the New England colonies.Tobacco, rice, sugar cane and cotton were crops grown on these plantations. Slaves were in the fields from sunrise to sunset and did an eighteen hour day.
laws for slaves they had them to keep slaves from running away or revolting.
A conflict and war between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and various Native American.
colonies were ruled by a governor appointed by the Monarch.
It was the largest slave uprising in the British mainland colonies in South Carolina.
A war between New French and British America that the British won.
The war was a conflict between British forces in North America and Cherokee Indian tribes during the French and Indian War.
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton from the seeds. The cotton gin was created by an abolitionist Eli Whitney. It was less work for the slaves.
The Sugar Act was passed in 1764. The British placed a tax on sugar, wine, and other important things. The British did this because they wanted more money.
A North and South Carolina uprising in which citizens took up arms against corrupt colonial officials.
all printed materials and commercial documents as well as printed material including, newspapers, pamphlets, bills, legal documents.
The sons of liberty were patriots who would go against British tax laws.The Sons of Liberty organized protests against Parliamentary. Sometimes turned into violence.
An act passed by British parliament that made a monopoly unfair to American tea merchants. It was also the main cause of the Boston tea party.
A economic doctrine that government of foreign trade ensuring the military security of the country.
The American Revolutionary began as a war between Great Britain and the Thirteen Colonies,but it grew into a world war.
A document on July 4th that the thirteen American colonies known as independent states, and not part of the British.
The Congress of South Carolina agrees a new constitution and government on 1776.
an agreement among the 13 founding states that established the United States of America.On March 4, 1789, the Articles were replaced with the U.S. Constitution.
It was the turning point of the war in the south.
The battle was between the Americans and Great Britian. Were in more half of American troops were killed. In victory to Great Britain.
It was the last major engagement of the war.It was fought during the American Revolution.It was the Patriots victory also one of the bloodiest battles of the Revolution.
A victory by America and It was a turning point in the reconquest of South Carolina from the British.
known as the Connecticut Compromise It was an agreement that large and small states reached during the Constitutional Convention of 1787 legislative structure and representation that each state.
a compromise between Southern and Northern states states to count each slave as 3/5 of a person for tax purposes.The Three-Fifths Compromise is found in Article 1, Section 2, Paragraph 3 of the United States Constitution.
the supreme law of the United States. The first articles of the Constitution were the rules and separate powers of the three branches of the federal government.
A compromise between the Northern and Southern States during the Constitutional Convention. North wanted to stop forgein competition for goods and finished products by taxing imports. the south didnt want taxes on exports since their economy depended on cheap agricultural exports.
The Cotton Trade was greatly impacted by the invention of the cotton gin.
all U.S. ports to all exports and restricted from Britain and caused discharge in the south to sell corps and make money.
The war of 1812 was a conflict between the United States and the British and their allies .United States declared war in 1812 for several reasons.
a planned slave rebellion It was not successful Vesey was a slave that bought his way to freedom.
A Union general during the civil war and lead the "Total War".
a large effort to abolish slavery in the south.
A controversy between John C. Calhoun and Andrew Jackson over the tariff of 1828.
Born in Beaufort, South Carolina.Was an enslaved African American who, during and after the American Civil War, became a ship’s pilot, sea captain, and politician.
Slave codes were laws in each US state.These codes gave slave-owners full power over the slaves.
A act that separated the north and south into areas of slavery and anti slavery. This act was one large step closer to the Civil War
Proved that congress had no power to prohibit slavery at the time.
Was a election between Abraham Lincoln and John C. Breckinridge. For the rights of slavery or still haveing slavery.
election between Abraham Lincoln and Stephan Douglas.
The Union or the North and several Southern Confederate States of America the Confederacy or the South over slavery
Ft Sumter was attacked by the confederacy on April 12th 186. It was a confederate victory.
the first amphibious battle of the civil war.
Someone who seceded from the northern states and was most likely pro slavery.
When the south seceded from the north over the topic of slavery.
A class of warfare that was used to devastate all of the people involved on the economy's side.
Lincoln was assassinated in fords theatre on Good Friday by John Wilkes booth.