This is a 20 slide, highly animated, power point presentation on the American Revolutionary War - The Whiskey Rebellion. Each of the slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The Whiskey Rebellion was an open rebellion by farmers in Western Pennsylvania who felt the tax on selling their liquor was unfair and that they were being taxed without proper representation. This event was also the first rebellion the federal government had to quell to show its power to rule.
The presentation covers the following:
What Was the Whiskey Rebellion?
Unrest in the West
Congresses Power to Tax?
Conflict at Bower Hill
Battle of Bower Hill
Results of the Battle of Bower Hill
Aftermath of the Battle
Meeting at Whiskey Point
Show of Force
Justifiable Actions by the Government?
Significance of the Rebellion
Federalists v. The Whiskey Rebels
End of Presentation
This is one of several power point presentations that I offer in my store on... The American Revolutionary War.