the eatern woodland indians depended on the natural resources around them for all of their basic needs. Their food, shelter, clothing, weapons, and tools came from the forests around them
Triangle Slave Trade
1500 - 1800
this was when africa traded slaves to america. they used the slaves to maek crops that they sold to europe
1500 - 1700
an important foreign trade and it demands a balance of trade earning the balance of trade the diffence in value between imports and exports
San Miguel de Gualdape
1526 - 1527
lucas vaquez de ayllon was the founder of san miguel de gaualdape. they were the first European settlement inside what is now United States territory
The plantation system was a huge peice of land in which a master lives in the main house with his family, and had slaves work in the feilds
13 English Colonies
1607 - 1733
this time peridoe was when they explored the world adn found the 13 colonies.
1663 - 1729
any of certin early north american colonies, such as carolina and pennsylvania.
Rice and Indigo Trade
1698 - 1770
rice and indigo were the most popular crop in s.cthey traded with england and other colonies.
Laws in each state of the US which defined the status of slaves and the rights of their masters. These codes gave slaveowners absolute power over the slaves
1715 - 1717
the yemasee war was a conflict between British settlers of colonial South Carolina and various Native American Indian tribes, including the Yamasee, Muscogee, and the Cherokee
south carolina became a royal colony in 1719. before this north and south carolina were consiered as one
this was when the slaves had a plan to escape the plantations. only 30 people got away.
french and indian war
1754 - 1763
The war was fought primarily between the colonies of British America and New France, with both sides supported by military units from their parent countries of Great Britain and France.
1758 - 1761
The war was a conflict between British forces in North America and Cherokee Indian tribes during the French and Indian War.
1764 - 1766
passing the Sugar Act, Parliament indicated that a stamp tax could be forthcoming
1765 - 1766
The Stamp Act 1765 put a direct tax on the colonists, and it required that many printed materials in the colonies be produced on stamped paper produced in London, carrying a revenue stamp
sons of liberty
1765 - 1766
This was a group of American patriots who was formed to protect the rights of citizens. They are known for starting the Boston Tea Party
1765 - 1771
the Regulator movement was an organized effort by backcountry settlers to restore law and order and establish institutions of local government
The purpose of this act was to reduce the surplus of tea held in Britain. Because they were in a lot of dept so they over priced the tea. Later resulting in the Boston Tea Party.
1775 - 1783
This war was fought to get Amercian’s there freedom
south carolina constitution of 1776
1:That the style of this country be hereafter the State of South Carolina.
2. 2 senates per state, and representatives by population
declaration of indepence
This was the document telling Britain we are separating and getting our freedom. July 4th, 1776
articles of confederation
An agreement among the 13 states of America to establish themselves as not a part of britain
battle of camden
This battle was a failure to the Americans but a great victory for British. Even though the colonists outnumbered them 2 to1
battle of kings mountain
This was a major win for the patriots after the British leader died the rest surrender but were killed in cold blood
battle of cowpens
The American militia stood on the frontline when they ran back the trained patriots took over and won the battle
battle of eutaw springs
This was a great victory for the confederates, after taking British supplies the confederates overtook the british
An agreement between the states to have a duel congress. The senate, and the house of representatives
That every five slaves counts for 3 people
Constitution allows tax imports but not exports
The document stating our freedom from britain
1793 - 1860
With the help of the cotton gin, cotton was at an all time high during this time
This was an invention made by Eli Whitney that picks the seeds out of cotton.
The embargo was imposed in response to violations of US neutrality in which American merchantmen and their cargo were seized because of the war between the French and British navies
war of 1812
In the War of 1812, the United States took on the greatest naval power in the world, the cause was the restriction of US trade
demark vesey plot
Slaves were going to revolt against their masters but owed got out and it failed
The Nullification Crisis arose in the early 1830s when leaders of South Carolina advanced the idea that a state did not have to follow a federal law and could, in effect, “nullify” the law
Movement to end slavery and free the blacks
Created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska
dred scott decision
The decision declared that Congress had no power to prohibit slavery in the federal territories, thereby striking a severe blow at the legitimacy of the emerging Republican party and intensifying the sectional conflict over slavery
election of 1860
This election set the stage for the Civil War Abraham Lincoln was elected president at this election
1860 - 1861
the withdrawal of 11 Southern states from the Union to form the Confederacy, precipitating the American Civil War
1861 - 1865
this was a war between the north and south America. the war was fought over one main point along with others: slavery
1861 - 1865
a war in which every available weapon is used and the nation’s full financial resources are devoted. Everything is destroyed, burned, or broken, this is why during reconstruction it was expensive
william t. sherman
1861 - 1865
He came up with the military strategy of “total war”.
creation of the confederate states of america
1861 - 1865
These were the southern states of america that were for slavery.
april 12,1861 - april 14,1861
The Confederates bombarded the fort from artillery batteries surrounding the harbor. Although the Union returned fire, they were outgunned and, after 34 hours, Major Anderson agreed to evacuate. Making a major loss for the North.
november 3,1861 - november 7,1861
this was one of the earliest amphibious operations of the American Civil War, in which a United States Navy and United States Army captured the Port Royal sound
During the Civil war Robert Smalls, a enslaved man at the time, boarded a ship and pretended to be the captain. After getting to Union land ahe and the rest of his family were freed
President Lincoln was assassinated by John Wilkes Booth just when the Civil War was ending. His motive: he didn’t agree with lincoln’s views on slavery.