Pages of Pages of H1301 Unit 1 Lecture Three class 2008 [8]

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The French & Indian War: New France surrounded the English Colonies Working alliances with Indians of each region – Key elements were Great Lakes and Ohio Valley American Campaign of 1754: – George Washington, VA militia, built Fort Necessity to counter Fort Duquesne starts American Wa counter Fort Duquesne – starts American War – 1755 Braddock’s defeat crushed British west Indians were on the French side except for Iroquois – 1755 English colonials withdrew past Allegany Mountains Seven Years War 1756 – 1763 “First World War”
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Unformatted text preview: Fighting in Europe, India, West Indies & America British forces in America 1756 - 7 Housing troops in private houses without pay By 1758 the level of colonial resistance reached high level William Pitt Sec of State took over centralized control of William Pitt, Sec of State, took over centralized control of the war switched policy in 1758 Compensation for supplies / lodging Recruitment requirements back to colonial authorities Geo. Washington liaison between colonials and British Unit 1 lecture 3 Hollinger 1301 8...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2008 for the course HISTORY 1301 taught by Professor Hollinger during the Fall '08 term at Tarrant County.

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