Florida Virtual Schools – Teaching American History Project

Your Revolution and Mine

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m. (EST)

Proclamation of 1763


Alan Taylor

Professor, Department of History
University of California, Davis

Map of North America, 1763

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Assigned Readings

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  1. The Royal Proclamation, October 7, 1763” (PDF)
  2. “Messages between the Western Indian Confederacy and the U.S. Commissioners”, note and text (PDF).
  3. “Petition 1/13/1777”, note and text.
  4. “Proclamation of the Earl of Dunmore”, note and text.
  5. “Boston King’s Memories of the Evacuation from New York”, note and text.
  6. “Cato’s Letter and Petition to the Pennsylvania Assembly”, note and text.
  7. “Washington’s Letter to Robert Morris”, note and text.
  8. “Proslavery Petitions in Virginia”, note and text.


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