Timeline
           by : Jacklyn




       1
1765
• Parliament passed the Stamp Act .
• The American colonies already had a
  long tradition of self Government
• After...
1765
• Leaders from nine colonies held a
  meeting in New York City .




                  3
1765
• Samuel Adams was thinking about how
  to protest the Stamp Act .




                   4
1766
• Parliament repealed the Stamp Act
  after bitter protest in the colonies .




                     5
1767
• Parliament passed the town shed acts
  , causing colonists to boycott british .




                    6
1768
• British ships arrived in boston Harbor .




                    7
March 5 , 1770
• The city was ready to explode . When
  angry colonists surrounded Hugh White
  and his fellow soldiers , ...
1772
• Samuel Adams formed a committee of
  correspondence .




                 9
1773
• Committees of correspondence began
  writing about the tea act , A new law
  passed by the parliament .




       ...
1773
• Disguised as mohawks colonists
  dumped british tea into the boston
  harbor to protest the Tea Act .




         ...
September ,1774
• Representatives from every colony
  except Georgia met at the first
  continental congress .




       ...
1775
• Tensions between Britain   and the
  colonists exploded into the first battles
  of the American Revolution .




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  1. 1. Timeline by : Jacklyn 1
  2. 2. 1765 • Parliament passed the Stamp Act . • The American colonies already had a long tradition of self Government • After the french and indian war , parliament passed the Stamp Act to help raise money . 2
  3. 3. 1765 • Leaders from nine colonies held a meeting in New York City . 3
  4. 4. 1765 • Samuel Adams was thinking about how to protest the Stamp Act . 4
  5. 5. 1766 • Parliament repealed the Stamp Act after bitter protest in the colonies . 5
  6. 6. 1767 • Parliament passed the town shed acts , causing colonists to boycott british . 6
  7. 7. 1768 • British ships arrived in boston Harbor . 7
  8. 8. March 5 , 1770 • The city was ready to explode . When angry colonists surrounded Hugh White and his fellow soldiers , the soldiers panicked killing five . 8
  9. 9. 1772 • Samuel Adams formed a committee of correspondence . 9
  10. 10. 1773 • Committees of correspondence began writing about the tea act , A new law passed by the parliament . 10
  11. 11. 1773 • Disguised as mohawks colonists dumped british tea into the boston harbor to protest the Tea Act . 11
  12. 12. September ,1774 • Representatives from every colony except Georgia met at the first continental congress . 12
  13. 13. 1775 • Tensions between Britain and the colonists exploded into the first battles of the American Revolution . 13

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