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Virginia History

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FC: Virginia History Created by Mackenzie Eggers

1: Primary Vs Secondary Sources | Primary Sources speeches are Primary autobiographies all these thing are primary | Secondary Sources atlas newspaper books dictionaries these thing are all secondary sources

2: bordering States and large Bodies of water Atlantic Ocean Chesapeake bay Maryland West Virginia Kentucky Tennessee North Carolina

3: The 5 Regions Appalachian Plateau Vally And Ridge Blue Ridge Piedmont Coastal Plain

4: Cities and Rivers Alexandria on the Potomac Fredericksburg on the Rappahonnock Yorktown on the York Richmond on the James Jamestown on the James

5: Artifacts and Achaeologists A artifact are things that people used back then.Archaeologists are people who study the artifacts.

6: Eastern WoodLand Indians Werowocomoco Food shelter and clothing

7: Virginia Indian Tribes Tribes,Languages, and Regions.

8: Reasons for picking Jamestown in 1607 increased England's wealth and power Defense against enemies from both land and sea, deep harbor,thought there was a good supply or fresh,clean,drinking water

9: Hardships at Jamestown Disease,Natives Americans,Difficult to find clean water,and starvation

10: Important people at Jamestown Christopher Newport, Captain John Smith, John Rolfe, Pocahontas, and chief Powhatan

11: Government charters, 1619, Virginia house of Burgesses.

12: Capital Move Jamestown/Williamsburg/Richmond

13: Made the colonist pay for the war British VS French and Indians | French and Indian war

14: taxes sugar act,stamp act,town shed act these are all the acts that the British gave the colonist thought this was unfair and it was but why did not they just keep the taxes in England?

15: Problem in Boston Boston Massacre Boston Tea Party Son of LIberty Patriot

16: Colonist V.S England Patriots/Sons of liberty/Colonist/Minute Men V.S Loyalist/King George the 3/Lord Cornwallis

17: Important Patriots James A.Lafayette, George Washington,and Patrick Henry

18: Important Patriots Thomas Jefferson, Jack Jouett, Paul Revere, and Ben Franklin

19: Divided in War African and American Indians were divided in War

20: Support on the Home Front | Women Farming, making clothes, and caring for the sick

21: Battles Battle of Lexington and Concord Battle of Great Bridge Battle of Yorktown

22: Treaty Of Paris The treaty of Paris was signed to end the American revolution .T he British were happy that the Treaty of Paris was signed because they were losing

23: Contributions To a New Nation Mason,Jefferson,Madison,&Washington All these people were leader some of them helped fight and some them inspired other to stand up for them self

24: Virginians Travel West The Virginians moved West and deep South because the tobacco was making the minarals in the soil so all the Virginians moved deep South and West

25: 3 branches of Virginia Government Legislative branch makes the laws Executive branch carries out the laws Judicial branch decides if laws have been broken

26: famous abolitionist Harriet Tubman saved over 300 slaves!Nat Turner led a re volt!John Brown led a raid!

27: Nation The differences between the north and south is that the north has factories and the south did not and during the civil war the south knew the area and the north did not

28: creation of West Virginia Virginia had slavery but the the the western area because of were West Virginia is located

29: Union The union had all these factories and they did not understand that the south did not have factories and said hey you have no right have slaves stop and the did not stop and the north and so th north and the south went to war

30: confederacy The confederacy wanted slaves because they did not have factories like the north did and the north said hey slavery has to stop and they did not so they were so mad they started the civil war

31: Important battles Beware My Foot Can Punt Red apples all these words represent a battles pf the civil war

32: Confederacy surrenders @ Appomattox court house Robert E Lee surrendered at Appomattox court house when his team had way to many deaths

33: Reconstruction reconstruction is after the civil war no one that lived in the south had banks and their money was worthless and their homes and banks was in ruins

34: Reconstruction sharecropping and Freedman's bureau ,freedman's bureau is something the north did to help the south like freed slaves and poor whites ,and sharecropping is something poor whites did to make money they let people rent their land and they would give the plantation owner some of the money

35: After Reconstruction discrimination happened to make life harder on freed slaves they weren't allow to go to the same school as the whites or talk to whites in public the whites ha so much more than the blacks and they weren't even thankful for what they had i mean the bathrooms and schools and restaurants were separate

36: V.A's economy starting to grow Railroads key to expansion Tazewell (coal) and tobacco farming

37: Civil rights movement Thomas Woodrow Wilson and George C.Marshall both won Nobel Peace Prizes for writing a plan to help World Peace thats awesomes

38: civil rights movement Maggie Walker ,Harry f. Byrd,Arther Ashe,Douglas Wilder,Oliver Hill,and Linwood Holton. All of these famous people are inportant to know because they all helped us with something to help back then and look at us now we are all loving

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