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Transcript of History
By Chelsy, Hanz, and Nathaniel
The French & Indian War
On October 7, 1763, King George III issues a proclamation that outlawed colonial settlement west of the Appalachian Mountains
He hoped to calm Native Americans who had sided against him during the recently concluded Seven Years' War.
The Proclamation of 1763
The Boston Massacre was a street fight that happened on March 5, 1770,
Between a "patriot" mob, throwing snowballs, stones, and sticks, and a squad of British soldiers.
5 colonists were killed and this led to a campaign by speech-writers to rouse the ire of the citizenry.
The Boston Massacre
The First Continental Congress
Paul Reveres Ride to Lexington and Concord
The Second Continental Congress
The Battle of Bunker Hill
The Declaration of Independence
The Battle of Bunker Hill took place near Boston on June 17, 1775.
On June 16 after sunset , commanders of the Colonial ordered soldiers to build earthworks and wall made of stone and earth .
After the British discovered this act the next morning, The general of the British sent out general William Howe and 2,400 soldiers to attack the colonial.
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of the delegates from the twelve to the thirteen colonies that met on the carpenter's hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,
and the early of the American Revolution on September 5 to October 26,1774.
Chelsy- Editor of the slides, made a few
The Tea Act, The Boston Tea Party, The Intolerable acts
The Tea Act: The tea act was when people were getting taxed for tea. Now people didn't like that they were being taxed for tea lead to the Boston Tea Party.
The Boston Tea Party: The Boston Tea party occurred on December 16, 1773. The sons of liberty .Many ships went to the Huston bay and dumped in loads of tea bottles but that just made taxes go even higher to pay for all the tea witch is known as The Intolerable Acts.
The Intolerable Act: Was when the people started to get taxed for even more stuff like sugar and stamps. People started to get mad very mad and that led to a war.
Taxes: The Sugar Act, The Stamp Act, The sons of liberty
The declaration of Independence was written between June 11 and June 28 1776 by Thomas Jefferson
The Declaration of Independence included statements of rights, charges against the king, and statements of Independence
Later on the Declaration Of Independence was celebrated by July 4
The sugar act of 1764: The colonist already had to pay coffee and molasses so they got mad having to pay everything that had sugar in it.
What was unfair is that not everyone paid for example the Navy didn't have to pay.
Many argued about the taxes but in the year 1765 they were angered even more.
The sons of liberty were a group of people that fought against the taxes.
Tyranny-unfair or brutal power
Did you know?
Tea was shown to England in the year 1657
At that time England was the only European country where tea was preferred over coffee
After the Boston Tea party Thomas Hutchinson, a governor, returned to England to advise King George III about the Tea Party
Tea has never competed successfully with coffee as the main hot drink in North America ever since the American Revolution
For ten years Britain tried to get taxes from the Americans
T.E.A stands for Taxed. Enough. Already
The French and Indian War
Paul Revere was employed by the Boston Committee of Correspondence
The Massachusetts Committee of Safety as an express rider to carry news, messages, and copies of resolutions as far away as New York and Philadelphia in 1774 and the Spring of 1775 .
He is french and part of the Huguenots and he is familly were silver smiths.
The Bloody Massacre
The war lasted 7 years
Then the war ended troubles didn't end
To pay the war King Gorge the third raised Taxes
The Second Continental Congress met in 1775, when the Revolutionary war had started.
Things were going badly, and the armed forces were disorganized. The Continental Congress created the Continental Army and named George Washington as commander-in-chief. The Congress continued through the summer.
Out of the discussions came the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Marines Corps.