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Colonial Society Key Events Maps Transcript Webography

Link to Feature  = to Colonial Society   Link to Transcript  = to the Transcript

1663

Link to TranscriptCarolina chartered

1664

English conquer New Netherland, found New York

 

Link to TranscriptNew Jersey established

1670

Link to TranscriptCharleston founded by settlers from Barbados

 

Marquette, Jolliet, and La Salle explore the Great Lakes and Mississippi Valley for France

1681

Link to TranscriptPennsylvania chartered

1692

Spanish reconquer New Mexico

 

Salem witch trials

1701

Iroquois adopt neutrality policy toward France and England

1711 -
1713

Tuscarora War in North Carolina

1715

Yemasee War in South Carolina

1718

New Orleans founded by French

1732

Georgia founded

1739

Link to TranscriptStono Rebellion

1741

New York City "conspiracy" reflects whites' continuing fears of slave revolts

1754

Washington's defeat at Fort Necessity

1756 -
1763

Link to TranscriptSeven Years' War

Link to Colonial Society

1763

Link to TranscriptTreaty of Paris ends Seven Years' War

An interactive, expanded timeline for the period before 1876 can be found in Program 13.



  

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