Essays Tagged: "Appalachian Mountain"

Scotch Irish Influences on Appalachian Culture and American History

A large number of people of "Scotch-Irish lineage" settled in The Appalachian Mountain area of North Carolina. By the beginning of the 1800s, the residents of the App ... on was won and the nation was forming, the Scotch Irish played an essential part in the creation of Appalachian culture, as we know it today.The Scotch-Irish were an unusual culture from the British I ... adelphia, Delaware, New York, Baltimore and Charleston. Most of the Scotch-Irish who settled in the Appalachians of Western North Carolina landed in ports in Pennsylvania, along with many Scotch-Irish ...

(7 pages) 63 0 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Boston Teaparty and American Revolution: The Story of George Robert Twelves Hewes. About the book: "The Shoemaker and the Tea Party" by Alfred F. Young

taxes and send more soldiers to the continent. The American people, along with their anger over the Appalachian Mountain boundary, did not enjoy these new taxes. Their protests and demonstrations were ...

(3 pages) 55 0 2.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

French and Indian War DBQ

throughout the eastern coastline (Document A). The colonists began to settle on the land beyond the Appalachian Mountains, which resulted in tensions with the Natives who primarily resided there. Cana ... to implement the Proclamation Line of 1763, which prevented American settlers from moving past the Appalachian Mountains. Generally, this angered the settlers because they believed they deserved the ...

(3 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

Native Americans and the Revolution

ith the colonist often found themselves at odds. The Proclamation of 1763 kept colonist east of the Appalachian Mountains. The Proclamation of 1763 wasn't so forceful after the war because the colonis ... g and he couldn't give them orders anymore. France owned a large piece of land that was west of the Appalachian, and the colonist eventually bought it. Further on, they also took hold of the area arou ...

(2 pages) 2 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History