1HamiltonHIS 201The American RevolutionKing William’s WarQueen Anne’s War (War of Spanish Succession)War of Jenkins’s EarKing George’s War (War of Austrian Succession)Balance of PowerFrench and Indian WarFt. DuquesneFt. PittFt. NecessityGeorge WashingtonEdward BraddockBattle of QuebecPlains of AbrahamJames WolfeJoseph Montcalm
21764Sugar ActFirst law ever passed for the specific purpose of raising moneys in the colonies for the crown. George GrenvilleChancellor of the ExchequerCommittee of CorrespondenceNon-importation1765Quartering ActRequired civil authorities in the colonies to supply barracks and supplies to British troops.Stamp ActFirst direct tax ever levied upon American colonies.NewspapersAlmanacsPamphletsBroadsidesLegal documentsInsurance policiesShip’s papers
3LicensesDicePlaying cardsPatrick HenrySons of LibertyStamp ActCongressAlbany Plan of UnionBenjamin Franklin“No taxation without representation”1766Repeal of the Stamp ActDeclaratory Act“…in all cases whatsoever.”1767Townshend ActsCharles TownshendExternal taxes vs. Internal taxesFree Parliament from dependence on colonial assemblies in administration of government in colonies 1770Boston Massacre1773Tea ActBritish East India CompanyBoston Tea Party1774Coercive Acts/Intolerable ActsBoston Port BillFirst Continental CongressAll except Georgia1775
4Lexington and ConcordPaul Revere & William DawesThomas GageFt. TiconderogaLake ChamplainHudson RiverEthan AllenBenedict ArnoldSecond Continental CongressIndependence HallGeorge WashingtonCommander in ChiefBattle of Bunker Hill/Breed’s HillWilliam Howe—Coordinated attacksGeorge Howe—KIA in French and Indian WarRichard Howe—Royal NavyThomas Gage—Overall CommanderWilliam Prescott
5Olive Branch PetitionExpeditions against QuebecCanadian Attitudes Richard MontgomeryInfluence of American Revolutionary Period on Place Names in AlabamaBenedict ArnoldAuthorization of NavyEsek Hopkins1776Common SenseThomas Paine“Royal Brute”Charleston HarborFt. Moultrie
6Charles CornwallisDeclaration of IndependenceWhat did the Declaration really declare?