Articles of confederation.

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  • Jefferson write the DOI

    Jefferson write the DOI
    the declaration of Indepnce was written by George Washington and was later ''fixed' by John Adams and Benijiam franklin.
  • Battles of Trent and New Jersey

    Battles of Trent and New Jersey
    The battle was a small pivotal battle during the revoulary war, it took place on the morning of December 26, 2776
  • Manumission

    An act of an owner freeing his or her slaves.
  • American and British Battle of Saratoga

    The battles of saratoga marked the climax of the saratoga campaign.
  • Howe captures Philadelphia

    General Washington posted 11,00 men between howe and Philadelphia on September 11, 1777
  • State Constitutions

    state constitutions are more open to amendments, they often address topics to the state. They also focus more on limiting then granting power.
  • Congress prohibits enslaved people imported to the US

    The act of importation of slaves is a law that provided no new slaves were permitted by the United states.
  • Winter at Valley Forge

    Valley forge was a camping ground for soldiers, many soldiers died from starvation and deasies.
  • New Hampshire ratifies Constitution

    New Hampshire became the ninth state to accept the constitution on June 21, 1788 which officially ended the government under th laws.
  • John Paul Jones & Serapis

    August 1779, Jones took command of the Bonhomme Richard and sailed around the British Isles.
  • Spain Declares war on Great Britain

    in 1779, Spain declares war on Great Britain, creating a de facto alliance with the alliance with the Americans.
  • British forces capture Charles Town

    The seige of Charleson was an engagement and major British victory.
  • British surrender at Yorktown

    The Battle of Yorktown ended the revolutionary war. Lacking financial resources to raise a new army.
  • Articles of Confederation

    this is the original constitutions of the U.S ratified in 1781
  • Plans for first Fed. Tax

    it begins with the colonial protest against the British taxation policy in the 1760s leading to the revoulary war.
  • treay of paris

    It was signed by King George the third of Great Britain, on September 3, 1783.
  • Spain closed lower Mississippi River to American Western Settlers

    The treaty provided that the Mississippi River was the western boundary of the united states. In June Pain closed the navigation of the Mississippi to Americans.
  • The Ordinance of 1785

    The land ordinance was adopted by the united states congress other the confederation on May 20th, it laid the foundations of the land policy until passage of the homestead.
  • The North West Ordinance

    The ordinance adopted on July 13, 1787, by the confederation congress.
  • Shay's Rebellion

    it was an armed unsparing in Westen maschettus in opposition to a debt crisis among the citizenry and the state government.
  • Convention

    the convention took place from May 14 to September 17, 1787, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. this event decides how Americans was going to be governed.
  • Singing of the Constitution

    the signing of the united states constitution occurred on September 17.178, the independent hall in Philadelphia.
  • Delaware fist state to approve Constitution

    On December 7, 1787 a ratifation of the federal constitution by the Delaware convention.
  • Land Act of 1800

    On April 15, 1800 the government approved the Harrison Land act. This law gave people the opportunity to buy land in the Northwest territory.