Benjamin Franklin's Albany Plan of Union will unite the colonies!
I'm William Pitt, the very important prime minister of England. I will defeat France with our amazing army!
The French and English both believed they owned the Ohio River Valley, and began to fight.
The Capture of Quebec
The French already have Native American allies, the Hurons and the Algonquins, and the English try to gain the Iroquoi as allies to help win the war.
The Treaty of Paris, 1763
Yes! We won!
THE TREATY OF PARIS
No! We lost the war AND our land!
The French were winning the war, until William Pitt took over and led the English to a victory, gaining Fort Duquesne back.
All For Nothing
No fair! We just won a war and we can't even settle in our new territory?!
Quebec, the French capital, was thought to be "impossible" to attack until Wolfe, a British general, and his soldiers found a clear path and defeated the French Army.
Shhh... follow me.
This treaty ended the war and forced France to give up most of their land in North America and Canada to Great Britain.
This document states that the English won the war and the French must give the British all of their North American and Canadian territories.
After the English won the war and started to move West, fights between the colonists and the Native Americans broke out. The King issued the Proclamation of 1763 to keep the colonists safe on the coast, but this only angered them.
Colonists! You have to stay in the 13 Colonies, East of the Appalachian Mountains, so you can stay safe and away from the Indian attacks.