Yasmine's History Journal

American Revolution

Stamp ACT

Colonist were forced to pay to help pay for the french and indian war.Colonist had to pay for a stamp.They had to put a stamp on legal documents.Colonist had no voice in parliament.Colonist protested and boycotted.Finally Great Britain repealed the act.

Siege of savannah 1779

The patriot with the help of the french navy tried to regain control of savannah.But they were badly defeated.752 patriots died and only 18 British troops died.The British controlled the colony of Georgia untill1783.And that's when the treaty of Paris was signed.