Revolutionary war

Patriots vs. Great Britain

Boston tea party

In Boston Harbor, a group of Massachusetts colonists disguised as Mohawk Indians board three British tea ships and dump 342 chests of tea into the harbor. ... The British tea dumped in Boston Harbor on the night of December 16 was valued at some $18,000.

Proclamation of 1763

Proclamation of 1763 was issued October 7, 1763 by King George III following Great Britain's acquisition of French territory in North America after the end of the French and Indian War which forbade all settlement past a line drawn along the Appalachian Mountains.

First continental Congress

The first continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the Thirteen Colonies that met on September 5 to October 26, 1774 at Carpenters' Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, early in the American Revolution.
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The Boston massacre

Shots fired by British soldiers in the streets of Boston in 1770 would spark the American Revolution. The Boston Massacre happen on March 5, 1770.
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Lexington and Concord

The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War.

George Washington

George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.


Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father and the principal author of the Declaration of Independence.

Battle of saratoga

The Battle of Saratoga secured a critical French alliance for the Americans during the American Revolution, providing monetary and military support to outlast the British.