America under the Articles of Confederation, 1781 onward
Whatwere its successes?
Whatwere its failures/weaknesses?
Reasons many came to favor a new constitution
Whatwere the weaknesses of the Articles?
What was the impact of Shays’ Rebellion?
The making of the constitution
What powers did it...
Controversy arouse in from the years 1793 to 1860 on a wide scale of topics regarding the Slavery as well as North and South arguments lead to impact America throughout these years. Controversy and discussion, even war, were brought about with how the topics such as how cotton developed the “Cotton...
the forefront: black slavery. Lord Dunmore, the royal governor of Virginia, threatened to arm slaves to fight the colonists, and in November of 1775 he issued an offer to able-bodied male slaves, promising freedom to those who would fight. He did not want to start a slave rebellion and, in fact...
Charles II complained |
|4. The distant English king could scarcely imagine the depths of passion and fear that Bacon’s Rebellion excited in Virginia; Bacon had |
|ignited the unhappiness of landless former servants and...
Rebellion: an armed rebellion in 1676 by Virginia settlers led by young Nathaniel Bacon against the rule of William Berkeley: It was the first rebellion in the American colonies in which discontented frontiersmen took part
Roger Williams: a young minister/separatist who believed Puritas corrupted...
that many colonial Americans supported the idea of ending slavery, he suggests that there were a few major challenges to making this a reality. Whatwere these challenges and what suggestions did abolitionists make to overcome these challenges? Be sure to include specific plans for ending slavery...
their brothers by murdering as many blacks as they could. The effects of Nat Turner's rebellionwere profound. The attitudes of many plantation owners changed as a result of Nat. Many people had believed that slaves would never think of hurting their "loving, Christian “masters. What Nat did scared...
boundaries of the proposed state of Missouri. Whenever a free state entered the union a slave one did as well.
What was its impact on the north and south?
It shifted the balance of northern and southern states because the north was more pro slave and the south was more anti slave.
population was more than two-fifths. There were about 400,000 slave owners out of 1.5 million white families (Parish 26). Slaverydid not become based on race until some events such as Bacon’s Rebellion occurred. Changes in the Plantation Revolution which included switching from societies with slaves to...
that remained were sold into slavery
Philip’s head was mounted on a stake and left outside Plymouth as a warning not to resist colonial expansion
Established planters owned all the good land
New settlers wanted land so they attacked the neighboring Susquehannocks
Bacon’s Rebellion was an uprising in the English colony of Virginia. The immediate cause was strife between the planters and the Indians on the frontier, which resulted in the death of a significant number of colonists, including the overseer of the plantation, Nathaniel Bacon. After the establishment of...
Cecil Calvert- Lord Baltimore
Refuge for coreligionists
Bacon’s Rebellion- 1676
Planter Nathanial Bacon
Royal Governor Sir William Berkeley
Protection of settlers
Demand for land
Slavery: The use of people who are fully under the control of their masters. Slaves were used in plantations to do the intense work for their masters.
Protestant Reformation: The schism of churches into protestant and Catholics. This movement was started by Martin Luther.
Britain’s colonies in North America.
▪ Explain how the series of wars with France helped foster greater unity among the British colonies.
▪ Explain how North America political and military events were affected by developments on the larger European stage.
▪ Indicate how and why the Seven Years War (French and Indian War) became one of the background causes of the American Revolution....
had less rights and both of their genders were abused and exploited.
It's present in the history of the New World that the creation of races made a dominant binary between free whites, and enslaved blacks; but this was not always the case. The BaconRebellion of 1676 consisted of poor white and...
under the navigation acts helped plunge many small planters into crushing debt and some were forced back into servitude. Tensions in Virginia came to a head in 1676 when the rebellion when William Berkeley favored building forts to guard against Indians. Nathaniel Bacon arrived from England well...
American War for Independence, unlike the French Revolution, did not destroy a titled aristocracy but didhave a significant social impact on certain population groups.
Feudal institutions: While few in number in America, were eliminated during the Revolution. States abolished primogeniture and entail...
of resistance were organized, armed rebellions. Between 1691 and 1865, at least nine slave revolts erupted in what would eventually become the United States. The most prominent of these occurred in New York City (1712), Stono, South Carolina (1739), New Orleans (1811), and Southampton, Virginia...
more than 3/4 of all European immigrants to Virginia and Maryland in the 17th Century.
Frustrated Freemen and Bacon's Rebellion
In 1676, about 1,000 Virginians broke out of control - led by a 29-year-old planter, Nathaniel Bacon. They fiercely resented Virginia's Governor William Berkeley...
used by Lincoln that really emblem his political views and what he believed in politics.
Even after this convention, Lincoln had tough odds to beat, because of his views on slavery verses Douglas’s views. Unfortunately, Lincoln lost to him. Lincoln, however, continued on in his law career and did...