Name____________________ Class___________ Date____________ French and Indian War-Notes Was 1763 a "turning point" in British-colonial relationships??? 1754 → The First Clash 1754 → Albany Plan of Union 1755 → Br. Decides to Eliminate Fr. Presence in No. Amer. Gen. Edward Braddock → evict the French from the OH Valley Canada (Newfoundland & Nova Scotia) 1756 → War Is Formally Declared! 1757 → William Pitt Becomes Foreign Minister 1758-1761 → The Tide Turns for England 1763 → Treaty of Paris France --> lost her Canadian possessions, most of her empire in India, and claims to lands east of the Mississippi River. Spain --> got all French lands west of the Mississippi River, New Orleans, but lost Florida to England. England --> got all French lands in Canada, exclusive rights to Caribbean slave trade, and commercial dominance in India. Effects of the War on Britain? 1. It increased her colonial empire in the Americas. 2. It greatly enlarged England’s debt. 3. Britain’s contempt for the colonials created bitter feelings.
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