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a meeting of colonial leaders to talk about how they should deal with Great Britain
Declaration of Independence
a document written by Thomas Jefferson explaining why the 13 colonies should be free of British rule
first President of the United States who fought in the French and Indian War and led the Continental Army during the American Revolution
British leader who convinced the Iroquois not to take sides in the French and Indian War
leader of the Green Mountain Boys who captured Fort Ticonderoga from the British in the American Revolution
Battle of Saratoga
battle won by the Americans - it helped convince France that the Americans could win the Revolutionary War
daughter of a colonel in the New York milita - she warned militia members that the British had arrived in Danbury
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