Nelson, Sheila
November 2004
Original United States of America: Americans Discover the Meanin;2004, p86
This article provides a timeline of significant events in the history of the U.S. In March 5, 1770, a clash between a small group of British soldiers and a mob of angry townspeople leads to the Boston Massacre. On December 16, 1773, colonists protest the Tea Act with the Boston Tea Party. On October 1765, delegates from nine of the thirteen colonies meet in New York City at the Stamp Act Congress.


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