10 Review Events Since 1763 1763-17701763-1770 End of the Seven Years War Proclamation of 1763Sugar Act (1764)Stamp Act (1765)Colonial ResistanceRepeal of Stamp Act (1766)Declaratory Act
11 The Second Imperial Crisis Townshend Acts (1767)External TaxesNew Board of Customs Commissioners in BostonNY Assembly suspendedColonial ResistanceNo Taxation without ……Boycott: Sons of LibertyTensions with Customs Commissioners
15 Committees of Correspondence First in Boston, 1772Purpose was formulating resistance and informing other coloniesSpread to other colonies as relations worsened
16 Tea Act (1773) British East India Co In financial trouble Many members of Parliament held sharesTea Act granted monopoly on distribution of tea in colonies (cheaper tea!Lord North expected the colonials to eagerly choose the cheaper tea (WRONG!).
21 First Continental Congress (1774) 55 delegates from 12 coloniesUrged all colonies to send aid to MassAdopted the “Suffolk Resolves”“The Association”Declaration of Rights and GrievancesMeet again in spring
22 First Continental Congress Denounced the Coercive Acts as intolerable and not to be obeyed.Renewed nonimportation agreements
23 The British Are Coming . . .Paul Revere & William Dawes make their midnight ride to warn the Minutemen of approaching British soldiers.
24 The Shot Heard ’Round the World! Lexington & Concord – April 19,1775
25 The Second Continental Congress (1775) Olive Branch Petition
27 Cause and Effect Tea Act of 1773 Boston Tea Party Boston Tea Party Coercive ActsCoercive Acts 1st Continental CongressCoercive Acts Lexington and ConcordLexington and Concord 2nd Continental Congress2nd Continental Congress …?