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Important Figures of Early US

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John Adams
2nd President and helped to write the Declaration of Independence
Ben Franklin
Inventor, Diplomat, and helped to write the Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
3rd President and the main writer of the Declaration of Independence
Alexander Hamilton
Coauthor Federalist Papers and Founded the Nation's Financial System
John Jay
Coauthor of the Federalist Papers, Diplomat, and signed the Treaty of Paris
James Madison
4th President and considered the Father of the Constitution
George Washington
1st President and the Commander of the Continental Army
John Hancock
First Signer of the Declaration of Independence and President of the 2nd Continental Congress
Patrick Henry
"Give me Liberty or Give me Death!" and led the opposition to the Stamp Act
James Monroe
5th President and the creator of the Monroe Doctrine