Government

Main

Jamestown Colony

1607

Petition of Rights

1628

New England Confederation

1643

English Bill of Rights

1689

Georgia Colony

1733

1st Continental Congress

1754

King George III

1760

Stamp Act

1765

Boston Massacre

1770

Boston Tea Party

1773

Albany Plan of Union

1774

2nd Continental Congress

1775

The Declaration of Independence

1776

Articles of Confederation

1781

Treaty of Paris

1783

Shays' Rebellion

1786

Annapolis Convention

1786

The Constitution

1787