Celebration Freedom Week !!! :)

By: Caleb and Braxton

Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence was a statement adopted by the Continental Congress on July 4, 1776, which announced that the thirteen American colonies, then at war with Great Adams persuaded the committee to select Thomas Jefferson to compose the original draft of the document,[2] which congress would edit to produce the final version.Britain[2] which congress would edit to produce the final version.BritainThomas Jefferson to compose the original draft of the document,[2] which congress would edit to produce the final version.Britain[2] which congress would edit to produce the final version.Britain, regarded themselves as independent states, and no longer a part of the British Empire.

US Constitution (Bill of Rights)

The Constitution of the United States is the supreme law of the United States of America. The Constitution was adopted on September 17, 1787, by the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and ratified by conventions in eleven states. It went into effect on March 4, 1789Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and ratified by conventions in eleven states. It went into effect on March 4, 1789.

American Revolution

The American Revolution was the political upheaval during the last half of the 18th century in which thirteen colonies in North America joined together to break free from the British Empire, combining to become the United States of America.  George Washington became the American commander, working with Congress and the states to raise armies and neutralize the influence of Loyalists.

Emancipation Proclamation !!

The Emancipation Proclamation is an executive order issued by United States President Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 1863, during the American Civil War using his war powers. It proclaimed the freedom of slaves in the ten states then in rebellion, thus applying to 3.1 million of the 4 million slaves in the U.S. at that time.