American Revolution

By: Shane Steiger

Common Sense by Thomas Paine

Fun Fact

Wrote Common Sense under the inspiration of English philosopher John Locke and other texts on liberalism and the Quaker religion from the Enlightenment period.
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The Boston Tea Party

Fun Fact-


The “tea partiers” were not protesting a tax hike, but a corporate tax break
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Declaration of Independence

Fact

There is something written on the back of the Declaration of Independence, but it isn't a secret map or code. Instead, there are a few handwritten words that say, "Original Declaration of Independence/ dated 4th July 1776". No one knows who wrote this, but it was probably added as a label when the document was rolled up for storage many years ago
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Patrick Henry

Did you know?

He was Elected as one of Virginia's seven delegates to the First Continental Congress in 1774
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Types of clothing during American Revolution

Examples

The clothing was very diverse based on social class and importance