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puritans believed
total depravity
limited atonement
irresistible grace
perserverance
predestination
1492
columbus discovers america
1513
balboa reaches the pacific
1593-42
desoto explores teh mississippi river region
1607
jamestown founded
1619
first africans brought to the english colonies

house of burgesses meets for the first time
1620
mayflower compact
plymouth settled
1630
massachusetts bay colonyfounded at salem
1636
harvard, the first college in america, founded
1639
first printing press in america
1770
boston massacre
1775-83
revolutionary war
1775
battle of lexington and concord
1776
declaration of independence
1781
cornwallis surrenders to washington at yorktown
1788
ratificatioin of the constitution
1789
george washington inaugurated as first us president in new york city
bay psalm book
first book publised in america
1611
king james bible
the day of doom
wigglesworth
1740's
the great awakening
a true revelation of virginia
john smith
the general history of virginia, new england, and the summer isles
john smith
paraphrase
putting something in your own words
scrooby congregation
not happy witht he church of england
shallop
companion boat
speedwell
pilgrim ship that leaked and didnt make it to the new world
of plymouth plantation
bradford
the tenth muse lately sprung up in america
bradstreet
taylor
taught in westfield mass
prepatory meditations
taylor
knight
schoolteacher, business woman
took a trip from boston to new york and back- 5 months
byrd
born in va
lawyer
the royal society
inherited westover (26000 acres)
the history of the dividing line
byrd
line between va and nc
edwards
puritan minister
yale at 13
preached in northampton mass during great awakening
his sermons scared people
dismissed from the church
"of insects"
edwards
freedom of the will
edwards
the nature of true virtue
edwards
married sarah pierrepont
edwards
edwards compares Gods wrath to
storm clouds
waters behind a dam
bow and arrow
theme
general idea of insight
tone
attitude twoard subject
middle passage
1600s-1900s 12 million africans 2 million died
the interesting narrative fo the life of olaudah equiano, or gustavus vassa, the african
equiano
the death of general wolfe
benjamin west
the power of sympathy
brwon
first american novel
freneau
poet of the revolution
the british prison ship
freneau
a poem on the glory of america
freneau
franklin
"frist american"
philly printer
1st circulating library
university of pennsylvania
"join or die" cartoons
1st postmaster general
assisted w/ dec. of in., const.
degrees- yale and harvard
english royal academy- gold medal
poor richards almanack
franklin
arduous
difficult
virtues
tempreance
silence
*order*
resolution
frugality
industry
sincerity
justice
moderation
cleanliness
tranquility
chasity
humility
aphorism
a terse pointed statement expresssing some wise or clever observation about life
pen name- richard saunders
franklin
henry
didnt use a written speech
lawyer
house of burgesses
governer of va
martial
warlike
allusion
reference made for the sake of comparison
conceit
an extended comparison between 2 startingly different things
connotation
suggested feeling or attitude
1740's
the great awakening
a true revelation of virginia
john smith
the general history of virginia, new england, and the summer isles
john smith
paraphrase
putting something in your own words
scrooby congregation
not happy witht he church of england
shallop
companion boat
speedwell
pilgrim ship that leaked and didnt make it to the new world
of plymouth plantation
bradford
the tenth muse lately sprung up in america
bradstreet
taylor
taught in westfield mass
common sense
paine
most important pamplet in america
the crisis
paine
"these are the times that try men's souls"
rhetorical question
answers are obvious
simile
figure of speech that compare 2 different things using like or as
tone
attitude the writer takes toward a subject
jefferson
first sec of state
3rd pres
college of william and mary
house of bugesses
statesman
planned the buildings of univ of va
collected books went to the library of congress
commitee for declaration of independence writing
adams, franklin, livingston, sherman, jefferson
english king during the revolutionary war
george III
thomas jefferson's epitaph
here was buried thomas jefferson,
author of the declaration of independence,
of the staute of virginia for religious freedom,
and father of the univ of va
july 4 1826
john adams and thomas jefferson died
50th anniversary of the signing of the dec of in
declaration of independence (painting)
trumbull
paintings of jefferson and washington
trumbull
denotation
literal meaning
jean de crevecoeur
"j. hector st john"
immigrant
was neutral in the war and sent to prison
letters from and american farmer
jean de crevecouer