No settlements shall settle west of the Appalachian mountains!
The Stamp Act of 1765
If you want to buy paper you must pay for a stamp!
The Boston Massacre 1770
Fire if you dare!!!
King George the lll issued the proclamation of 1773. This law banned British settlement west of the appalachian moutains.
The Tea Act/Boston Tea Party 1773
This is what you get for taxing us!!!
The stamp act required colonists to pay for an official stamp or seal when they bought paper items.
The Intolerable Acts 1774
We are closing the Boston Harbor
The Boston Massacre was a shooting that went on between colonists and the British. The massacre started when a soldier struck a colonist. Soon after a crowd gathered around the soldier and threw snowballs and were shouting insults. Then a number of troops arrived, each crowd got louder and bigger as time went on.
The First Continental Congress 1774
The fighting needs to end between Great Britain and the colonies.
The Boston tea party was when three ships loaded up with boxes of tea, and on the night of December 16, 1773, colonists disguised as Indians sneaked onto the three tea filled ships, and dumped over 340 chests of tea into the ocean.
The Intolerable acts were when, after the Boston tea party Parliament decided to punish Boston. The did the by passing the Coercive Acts, aka the Intolerable Acts.
The First Continental Congress was a gathering of colonial leaders who didn't know what to do with the relationship between Great Britain and its colonies in America.