American Revolution Dbq

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Event: After the French and Indian War, the British government had a problem with the Native Americans fighting with the colonists. Then, King George III, ordered a Proclamation of 1763. It stated that the Colonies could not settle on the west of the Appalachian Mountains. This was a big problem because colonists were already settled there and people were moving there. The Native American tribe Ottawa revolted, lead by Pontiac the chief because they were afraid that the colonists were going to move into their The colonists thought this was unjust and sensed tyranny. The British government then sent many other soldiers to keep peace at the frontier. Purpose: The purpose of the King George creating this proclamation was to keep the colonies

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