aya timeline

aya timeline - Events leading up to the War 175463 The...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Events leading up to the War  1754-63  The French and Indian War 4/5/1764  The Sugar Act 3/22/1765 The Stamp Act 10/7-25/1765 The  Stamp Act  Congress 6/29/1767  Townshend Acts 3/5/1770  The Boston Massacre 12/16/1773  The Boston Tea Party 9/5-10/26/1774  The First Continental Congress , Philadelphia 1775 4/18/1775 The Rides of  Paul Revere  and William Dawes  4/19/1775 The Battles of  Lexington and Concord   5/10/1775  The Second Continental Congress  met in Philadelphia  6/15/1775  Geroge Washington  named Commander in Chief  6/17/1775  Battle of Bunker Hill  (fought on Breed's Hill)  11/13/1775 Montgomery captures Montreal for Americans  12/30/1775  Benedict Arnold 's failed attack on Quebec   
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
1776    1/15/1776  Thomas Paine 's "Common Sense" punished  3/17/1776 The British evacuate Boston  6/7/1776   Richard Henry Lee proposes Independence  6/28/1776 British defense of Fort Moultrie, SC  7/4/1776    Declaration of Independence  adopted  8/2/1776    Declaration of Independence  signed  Arrival of 30,000 British troops in New York harbor  8/27-30/1776British win the Battle of Long Island ( Battle of Brooklyn 9/15/1776British occupy New York City  9/16/1776British win the Battle of Harlem Heights  10/11/1776  Benedict Arnold  defeated at  Lake Champlain   10/281776 American retreat at the Battle of White Plains 
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 5

aya timeline - Events leading up to the War 175463 The...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online