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 Mar 22    Parliament passes the Stamp Act (effective Nov 1st

 Mar 18    Parliament repeals Stamp Act, passes the Declaratory Act

 May 29    Parliament passes the Townshend Acts.

 Mar 5       The Boston Massacre

 Apr 12      Parliament repeals the Townshend Acts

 May 10      Parliament passes the Tea Act

 Dec 10      The Boston Tea Party

 Mar-Jun     Parliament passes to Coercive Acts

 May 10      2nd Continental Congress meets in Philadelphia

 Jan 10      Thomas Paine’s Common Sense is Published

 Jul 2-4      Continental Congress approves and signs the Declaration                     of  Independence

 Jun 14      Congress passes the Flag Resolution

 Nov          Congress drafts the Articles of Confederation

 Winter     Washington & the Continental Army winter in Valley Forge

 Feb 6      Treaty of Amity and Commerce and the Treaty of Alliance.

 Jun 21      Spain issues a formal declaration of war against Great                    Britain

 Oct 19      Cornwallis surrenders his army to Washington after the                    Siege of Yorktown.

 Sep 3      Treaty of Paris formally ends the American Revolution

 Dec 23      Washington resigns his commission as commander-in-                     chief of the Continental Army

 Jan 12      Continental Congress ratifies the Treaty of Paris

 Oct            Peggy Stewart Tea Party

May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov

 Oct 19      Burning of the Brig Peggy                    Stewart

Apr 19 - Battles of Lexington and Concord

Jun 17 - Battle of Bunker Hill

Aug 27 - Battle at Long Island

Oct 28 - Battle of White Plains

Sep 11- Oct 19 - Siege of Yorktown

Dec 9 - Battle of Great Bridge

Dec 26 - 2nd Battle of Trenton

Jan 3 - Battle of Princeton

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