Consequences Of The War

Chapter 9 Lesson 4

New Ideas For A New Nation

With freedom from Britain came the opportunity to develop new laws. Several state's used Virginia's state constitution as a model.The Declaration of Independence had affected the way many Americans thought about people's rights.

Elizabeth Freeman, The Northwest Territory, Michikinikwa

There are three paragraphs about Elizabeth Freeman,The Northwest Territory, and Michikinikwa.

Chapter 9 Lesson 4

Chapter 9 Lesson 4

Western Settlements

Soldiers received land based on their rank and how long they had served.

Some soldiers received hundreds of acres of land.

As a result of this land policy, many former soldiers came to own land in western regions.

Not all of the people who moved west, however, were soldiers