|Forts Important to the History of the French and Indian War|
|Fort Duquesne||Battle of Fort Henry|
|Fort Necessity||Old Fort Niagara|
|The Treaty of Paris and Its Importance to the French and Indian War||The Treaty of Paris|
|The Proclamation of 1763 and Its Importance to the History of the French and Indian War||The Proclamation of 1763: A history, the complete text, unofficial map, settlement facts|
|Biographies of People Important to the History of the French and Indian War|
|General Braddock||Chief Pontiac|
|King George III||Chief Pontiac 2|
|George Washington||Chief Pontiac's Siege of Detroit|
Background of the French and Indian War: A Complete History
French and Indian War: Prelude to the war, development of the war, effects of the war
Have Fun with History: Colonial America: American colonial life existed just shy of 180 years before the United States of America emerged as a nation independent of British rule. These formative years are reflected with free streaming videos from Have Fun with History; Topic included - Last of the Mohicans (a drama set in 1757 during the French and Indian War)
History Channel: First Blood of the French and Indian War: Historical facts
History Channel: The French and Indian War: A brief summary
The French and Indian War: Complete historical Information
Social Studies for Kids: The French and Indian War: Complete historical Information
|Maps of Early America||Maps of Early Colonial America|
*The French and Indian War was a seven year war (1754 -1763) between Great Britain fighting with the American colonies against the French and their Indian allies.
*Virginia's governor sent George Washington to evict the French from Fort Duquesne.
General Edward Braddock, a British general, was wounded in the battle at Fort Duquesne, and died four days later from a mortal wound.
*The French forces were too strong for George Washington, and he retreated and constructed Fort Necessity. Fort Necessity was overcome by French soldiers and their Indian allies on July 3, 1754, the start of the French and Indian War.
*The Treaty of Paris signed on February 10, 1763 officially ended the French and Indian War.
*The French, after their defeat, lost their lands to Canada and the American midwest.
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American Memory Learning Page of the Library of Congress: Historical collections of photographs, documents, motion pictures, and sound recordings about American culture and history - SEARCHABLE by keyword
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