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Angely

  1. 1. TimeLine By: Angely
  2. 2. Introduction <ul><li>My time line is about how Britain’s Parliament taxes the colonists (lesson 1), Protestors dump British tea into the Harbor (lesson 2), and The fighting begins between Britain and the colonists (lesson 3). </li></ul>
  3. 3. 1765 <ul><li>Grenville knows his country needs money. </li></ul>
  4. 4. 1765 <ul><li>Parliament passed the Stamp Act. To help raise money. </li></ul>
  5. 5. October ,1765 <ul><li>Leaders from the 9 colonies held a meeting in New York City. </li></ul>
  6. 6. 1766 <ul><li>Parliament voted to repeal the Stamp Act. </li></ul>
  7. 7. 1767 <ul><li>As treasurer of the British government, Townshend called for a new tax. So Parliament passed the Townshend Act. </li></ul>
  8. 8. 1768 <ul><li>British warships landed troops in Boston. British leaders hoped this show of force will convince colonists to stop protesting. </li></ul>
  9. 9. March 5,1770 (at night) <ul><li>Angry colonist surrounded Hugh White and his fellow soldiers, as the soldiers panicked they fired into the crowd killing 5 people. This event was the Boston Massacre! </li></ul>
  10. 10. 1772 <ul><li>Adams formed a Committee of Correspondence in Boston. </li></ul>
  11. 11. 1773 <ul><li>Committees of Correspondences began writing about the Tea Act. </li></ul>
  12. 12. In the late 1773 <ul><li>3 ships carrying British tea sailed into Boston Harbor dumping all the tea into the bay . </li></ul>
  13. 13. The End <ul><li>Created by: Angely </li></ul><ul><li>Facts from: My SS-text book </li></ul><ul><li>Helpers: Sarah Panzarella, Raymond , and Talisha </li></ul><ul><li>Thank you for watching my slide show on the Road to the Revolutionary War. Like Captain John Parker said ‘’ Stand your ground. Don’t fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war , let it begin here.’’ </li></ul>

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