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French and indian war. Pages 3…. Allies with native americans. French colonists traded and allied with Indian tribes – Algonquian and Huron. English colonists traded and allied with Iroquios . Many Indians trusted the French more than they did the English.

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French and indian war

French and indian war

Pages 3…


Allies with native americans

Allies with native americans

  • French colonists traded and allied with Indian tribes – Algonquian and Huron.

  • English colonists traded and allied with Iroquios.

  • Many Indians trusted the French more than they did the English.


Conflicts with the american indians

Conflicts with the American indians

  • A Native American leader called Metacomet began to dislike the English colonists. People began calling him King Phillip because he compared himself to King Charles.

  • Tensions finally erupted into a conflict called “King Phillip’s War.”


Conflicts with france

Conflicts with france

  • France and England each wanted control over Europe and North America.

  • This conflict causes a series of wars between the two countries.

  • The French built three forts in the Ohio Valley to protect the trade with the Native Americans.

  • The British colonist felt that the French were keeping them from expanding into the West.


A hope for unity

A hope for unity

  • Benjamin Franklin helped write the Albany Plan of Union

  • This called for the colonies to unite.

  • Colonies rejected the Albany Plan, as did Parliament.


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French and indian war

  • While delegates met in Albany, the British began building a fort along the Ohio River.

  • A young soldier, George Washington made a name for himself during the war.

  • The turning point of the war came when British troops took Quebec, the capital of New France.

  • The Native Americans fought for both sides depending on trade and alliances.

  • Treaty of Paris – ended the war and gained French lands east of Mississippi


Consequences

consequences

  • Conflicts over the newly acquired land in the Ohio River valley with the Native Americans

  • This led to Britain refusing to let colonists settle west of the Appalachian Mountains – Proclamation of 1763

  • Britain had an enormous debt left over from the war.

  • This caused Britain to try to make money from the colonists


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