Inland of the thirteen colonies, the French had made claims on big pieces of land and had officially established New France in 1604. They established to start the fur trade.
The British started to move west towards the Appalachian mountains and the Ohio river valley.
The French had already claimed the mountains and started building the great fort Duquesne. Because of this the English also started building their fort. The great fort necessity
In order to create the new Albany plan, Pennsylvania sent Benjamin Franklin help with the creation of this plan
During this time, the British and French were not happy with each other about the land. As an outcome of this, In Apri l1775, General Edward Braddock arrived in Virginia and led the British army into war
During the war a man named William Pitt was promoted to secretary and as a result of this, the British won the war. With the end of the war, the British made a Treaty called the Treaty of Paris. This gave the british their land back.