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AP American History
Alexis Tocqueville
Charles Finney
Mother Ann Lee
Joseph Smith
Studied US prison systems, believed America was in constant s…
Most successful revivalist. Very enthusiastic as he recruted…
(Shaker) Britain woman who believed she was a reancarnated ve…
(First Mormon) Published books off gold plates he found in th…
Alexis Tocqueville
Studied US prison systems, believed America was in constant s…
Charles Finney
Most successful revivalist. Very enthusiastic as he recruted…
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American Revolution AP US History
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
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AP American History
The United States increased its size b…
The term manifest destiny refers to th…
The idea of "one big reservation" for…
Two Years Before the Mast, which helpe…
50
Providence had destined the American continent to be dominate…
forcing Indians onto small reservations.
Richard Henry Dana.
The United States increased its size b…
50
The term manifest destiny refers to th…
Providence had destined the American continent to be dominate…
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AP American History Final
Was the war going well? How was the op…
What were some significant battles for…
How were the Battles of Midway and Cor…
What did George Marshall want?
No. The opinion for the war was united
Battles of the Coral Sea and Midway
They were great naval victories for the United States. Also s…
An invasion of France by the spring of 1943
Was the war going well? How was the op…
No. The opinion for the war was united
What were some significant battles for…
Battles of the Coral Sea and Midway
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AP American History Final
Black Tuesday
Tarriff
Great Depression
Hoovervilles
One cause of the great depression; occurred on October 29th,…
Tax imposed on imported goods and services; used to restrict…
Occurred between the dates of 1929-1939; greatest and longest…
shady/dangerous run down towns that were built by the unemplo…
Black Tuesday
One cause of the great depression; occurred on October 29th,…
Tarriff
Tax imposed on imported goods and services; used to restrict…
US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohibited colonists from settling west of the Appalachian Mo…
French and Indian War
War fought by France and England on American soil over contro…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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3. American Revolution (HDHS AP US History)
1st Continental Congress
2nd Continental Congress
Articles of Confederation
Battle of Lexington & Concord
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
This document was the first constitution of the United States…
Impromptu skirmish between British and rebel forces that brok…
1st Continental Congress
Meeting during which the colonists wrote the Suffolk Resolves…
2nd Continental Congress
Meeting during which colonists chose Washington as Commander…
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Chapter 3 AP American History
enumerated goods
navigation act
social order in the new immigrant family
women in puritan society
stuff England needed, stuff sent to england, tobacco, sugar,…
know as act 1-act that attempted to eliminate the dutch, agai…
men, rich land owners, peasants, and slave and women the same
women were equal, in the way they dressed
enumerated goods
stuff England needed, stuff sent to england, tobacco, sugar,…
navigation act
know as act 1-act that attempted to eliminate the dutch, agai…
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AP American History: States
Arizona
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
phoenix
Santa Fe
Austin
Oklahoma City
Arizona
phoenix
New Mexico
Santa Fe
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AP History: American Imperialism
New Manifest Destiny
Enforcing Monroe Doctrine
Henry Seward
Causes of expansionism
US expansion extended to islands for purpose of becoming colo…
•France invades Mexico... •US sends arms to Mexican rebels... •Sign…
Purchased Alaska (Seward's Folly)
•end of frontier (expand or explode)... •importance of internati…
New Manifest Destiny
US expansion extended to islands for purpose of becoming colo…
Enforcing Monroe Doctrine
•France invades Mexico... •US sends arms to Mexican rebels... •Sign…
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AP American History Review
Abolitionist Movement
Advertising Age
Affirmative Action
Affluent Society
Movement dedicated to the abolition of slavery that existed p…
Term first used to describe America's consumer culture of the…
Policies that began in the 1970s to make up for past discrimi…
Term used by economist John Kenneth Galbraith to describe the…
Abolitionist Movement
Movement dedicated to the abolition of slavery that existed p…
Advertising Age
Term first used to describe America's consumer culture of the…
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AP History. American Colonies
Georgia
New York
Virginia
Maryland
Southern, 1733, James Oglethorpe, Buffer Colony
Middle, 1626, Peter Minuit, Trade and Profit
Southern, 1607, John Smith, Trade and Profit
Middle, 1634, George Calvert, Religious Freedom for Catholics
Georgia
Southern, 1733, James Oglethorpe, Buffer Colony
New York
Middle, 1626, Peter Minuit, Trade and Profit
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Chapter 1 AP American History
Indian Culture
Agricultural Revolution
Threats to natives before the European…
Conquistadores
...over 140 American tribes... Very barbaric and nature and pra…
... a period of technological improvement and increased crop
... Europeans bring along many diseases such as the smallpox…
... Spanish conquerors of Mexico and Peru
Indian Culture
...over 140 American tribes... Very barbaric and nature and pra…
Agricultural Revolution
... a period of technological improvement and increased crop
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AP American History
Puritan Migration
Roger Williams, Rhode Island
Mayflower Compact
Massachusetts Bay Colony
Many puritans emigrated from England to america in the 1630's…
1635- he left the Massachusetts colony and purchased land fro…
The first agreement for self government in america. Signed by…
1629- King Charles gave the puritans a right to settle in Mas…
Puritan Migration
Many puritans emigrated from England to america in the 1630's…
Roger Williams, Rhode Island
1635- he left the Massachusetts colony and purchased land fro…
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Chapter 2 AP American History
city on the hill
why carolinas were established
puritans
quakers
plymouth (was like jerusalem)
1. for the production of tobacco ... 2. for the production of ta…
they were created by the colony of plymouth and later took on…
they were your dutch. they wanted to live a simply life with…
city on the hill
plymouth (was like jerusalem)
why carolinas were established
1. for the production of tobacco ... 2. for the production of ta…
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AP American History Presidents
George Washington
John Adams
Thomas Jefferson
James Madison
1789 - 1797
1797 - 1801
1801 - 1809
1809 - 1817
George Washington
1789 - 1797
John Adams
1797 - 1801
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AP American History
Pequot War
New England Confederation
Dominion of New England
Sir Edmund Andros
Annihilated all tribes in region
Puritan colonies worked together to defend themselves
Required all colonies to work together to defend themselves
Sent by England to enforce navigation acts
Pequot War
Annihilated all tribes in region
New England Confederation
Puritan colonies worked together to defend themselves
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AP American History Chapter 2
Business enterprises
Small, fragile communities, generally…
Cultures
Middle grounds
The first permanent English settlements were mostly what?
What are business enterprises?
American society was from the beginning a fusion of many what?
What type of land survived well into the 19th century in much…
Business enterprises
The first permanent English settlements were mostly what?
Small, fragile communities, generally…
What are business enterprises?
AP History Chapter 1 American Pageant
Canadian Shield
Incas
Aztecs
Nation-States
The Canadian Shield, is a large area of exposed Precambrian i…
the Incan Empire, was the largest empire in pre-Columbian Ame…
The Aztec people were certain ethnic groups of central Mexico…
a sovereign state whose citizens or subjects are relatively h…
Canadian Shield
The Canadian Shield, is a large area of exposed Precambrian i…
Incas
the Incan Empire, was the largest empire in pre-Columbian Ame…
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AP American History Vocabulary
Industrialization
Philanthropist
Americanization
Nativism
Period of rapid social and economic change in the late 19th c…
A person, usually a multi-millionaire, who devotes their time…
The process of an immigrant assimilating themselves into Amer…
Racial policy that opposed the recent flow of immigrants from…
Industrialization
Period of rapid social and economic change in the late 19th c…
Philanthropist
A person, usually a multi-millionaire, who devotes their time…
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AP US History:American Pageant Chapter 11
Thomas Jefferson
William Marbury
Napoleon Bonaparte
Zebulon Pike
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
French Leader from 1799 to 1815. Was ambitious: wanted to dom…
A pioneer who explored the Louisiana territory between 1805 -…
Thomas Jefferson
made the Louisiana Purchase, Lewis and Clark were sent to exp…
William Marbury
President Adams named him a justice of the peace for the Dist…
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ap american history
pragmatism (William James)
Redemption
Theodore Roosevelt
Hepburn Act
the concept that the truth of any idea was to be tested, abov…
Southern Democratic term for the end of Reconstruction and th…
26th President of the United States, known for: conservationi…
restricted railroad "free passes" and expanded the Interstate…
pragmatism (William James)
the concept that the truth of any idea was to be tested, abov…
Redemption
Southern Democratic term for the end of Reconstruction and th…
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AP American History Chapter 7
Jeffersonian democracy
Patronage
judicial review
impeachment
not actually a democray, in the classic sense of the word, Je…
the control of political appointments assumed by the victors…
the power of a court to review a law, compare it with the Con…
The bringing of charges against a governmental official by th…
Jeffersonian democracy
not actually a democray, in the classic sense of the word, Je…
Patronage
the control of political appointments assumed by the victors…
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AP American History
Battle of Little Big Horn
Pacific Railroad
John D. Rockefeller
James J. Hill
First and last Indian victory
First transcontinental railroad built (finished under Hayes)
Owned Standard Oil
Began Great Northern Rail Road
Battle of Little Big Horn
First and last Indian victory
Pacific Railroad
First transcontinental railroad built (finished under Hayes)
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AP American History - Final
Alien and Sedition Acts
XYZ Affair
declare federal laws unconstitutional
James Monroe
This was started to silence and punish critics of the Federal…
This involved a French foreign minister's demand for a bribe…
In Marbury v. Madison, Chief Justice John Marshall argued suc…
Alien and Sedition Acts
This was started to silence and punish critics of the Federal…
XYZ Affair
This involved a French foreign minister's demand for a bribe…
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AP American History: chapter 8
neomercantilist
panic of 1819
commonwealth system
sentimentalism
a system of government-assisted economic development embraced…
first major economic crisis of the United States. Farmers and…
the republican system of political economy created by state g…
a way of experiencing the world that emphasized emotions and…
neomercantilist
a system of government-assisted economic development embraced…
panic of 1819
first major economic crisis of the United States. Farmers and…
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AP American History WWII
Neutrality Acts
Atlantic Charter
Nye
Ludlow
Name of the US laws that were created in the 1930's to keep t…
The document that came from the secret meeting between Church…
The Congressman who emphasized that WWII was caused by "merch…
The Congressman who proposed that a national vote be taken to…
Neutrality Acts
Name of the US laws that were created in the 1930's to keep t…
Atlantic Charter
The document that came from the secret meeting between Church…
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AP US History: American Pageant Ch 16
"Peculiar Institution"
"clay-eaters"
Frederick Douglass
William T. Johnson
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
poor slaveless Southern whites who were reduced to eating cla…
Self-Educated Slave; Escaped in 1838; Became best-known Aboli…
Mulatto free slave who owned slaves himself; known as the "Ba…
"Peculiar Institution"
Southern Euphemism for Slavery
"clay-eaters"
poor slaveless Southern whites who were reduced to eating cla…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 6
George Washington
Samuel de Champlain
Robert de La Salle
William Pitt
Virginian general. He fought in the French and Indian War, an…
He was a French explorer who sailed to the West Indies, Mexic…
He was responsible for naming Louisiana. He was the first Eur…
English statesman who brought the Seven Years' War to an end…
George Washington
Virginian general. He fought in the French and Indian War, an…
Samuel de Champlain
He was a French explorer who sailed to the West Indies, Mexic…
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AP US History "The American Pageant"- Chapter 12
William Henry Harrison
Francis Scott Key
Andrew Jackson
Washington Irving
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837), who a…
Author, diplomat, wrote The Sketch Book, which included "Rip…
William Henry Harrison
Govenor of the Indiana territory, that fought against Tecumse…
Francis Scott Key
United States lawyer and poet who wrote a poem after witnessi…
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AP US History: American Pageant Chapter 1
Corn or Maize
Portugal
Horse
Treaty of Tordesillas
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
Animal introduced by Europeans that changed Indian way of lif…
Treaty that secured Spanish title to lands in Americas by div…
Corn or Maize
Staple crop that formed the economic foundation of Indian civ…
Portugal
First European nation to send explorers around the west coast…
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Ap World History Chapter 11 Meso-American
Teotihuacan
Mayans
Toltecs
Topiltzin
-Massive City... -Densely populated... -Great Temples... -Vast system…
-Lived in City states... -Stalla (their writing)... -Calendar... -Astr…
-Central Mexico... -Emerged after Teotihuacan... -Human sacrifice... -…
-The military leader... -Priest... -Quetzalcoatl... -Banished for wors…
Teotihuacan
-Massive City... -Densely populated... -Great Temples... -Vast system…
Mayans
-Lived in City states... -Stalla (their writing)... -Calendar... -Astr…
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AP US History: The American Pageant Chapter 9
Virgina Statue for religious revolution
Abigail Adams
Republican Motherhood
John Singleton Copley
Law that gave people in Virgina freedom of worship and freedo…
John Adam's wife, she appealed to her husband to protect the…
it elevated women as keepers of the national conscience becau…
American painter who did portraits of Paul Revere and John Ha…
Virgina Statue for religious revolution
Law that gave people in Virgina freedom of worship and freedo…
Abigail Adams
John Adam's wife, she appealed to her husband to protect the…
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US History (AP)-American Revolution
French and Indian War
Albany Plan of Union
Navigation Acts
Proclamation of 1763
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
Laws that governed trade between England and its colonies. Co…
Prohitibted colonists from settling west of the Appalachian M…
French and Indian War
Was a war fought by French and English on American soil over…
Albany Plan of Union
Plan proposed by Benjamin Franklin in 1754 that aimed to unit…
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Ch 7 AP US History: American Pageant
John Hancock
Lord North
Gaspee incident
George Grenville
President of the Continental Congress; first to sign the decl…
British Prime Minister during revolution. He had passed the C…
The burning of the British naval cutter, the Gaspée by the ci…
British Prime Minister that believed in strict enforcement of…
John Hancock
President of the Continental Congress; first to sign the decl…
Lord North
British Prime Minister during revolution. He had passed the C…
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AP American History Vocab
Annihilate
Recapitulate
Collaborate
Cavalcade
To reduce to utter ruin or nonexistence: destroy utterly
To sum up or unite in one to repeat
To work with another person or group in order to achieve or d…
A series of related things (Horses)
Annihilate
To reduce to utter ruin or nonexistence: destroy utterly
Recapitulate
To sum up or unite in one to repeat
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AP American History terms to Review
Masschusetts Bay Colony
Mayflower Compact
Squanto
Congregationalists
New England Colony which was Calvinist and settled by the Pil…
Agreement which established a legal authority and assembly fo…
Native American who helped the Pilgrims survive in the New Wo…
Puritans who wanted to reform the the Anglican church from wi…
Masschusetts Bay Colony
New England Colony which was Calvinist and settled by the Pil…
Mayflower Compact
Agreement which established a legal authority and assembly fo…
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AP American History - Thanksgiving WS
In 1844, James K. Polk was not the lea…
Who did James K. Polk run against? Wha…
What were two issues with the campaign…
What does 54' 40° or fight mean?
Dark Horse.
Henry Clay (Whig).
1) Oregon - 54' 40° or fight... 2) Mexican Cession
It is the North border of Oregon and the 54' 40° that was bei…
In 1844, James K. Polk was not the lea…
Dark Horse.
Who did James K. Polk run against? Wha…
Henry Clay (Whig).
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American History AP TEST
Founded by Pilgrims and Puritans, John…
Founded by Rev Thomas Hooker
Founded by Roger Williams and Anne Hut…
Founded by James, Duke of York
Massachusetts
Connecticut
Rhode Island
New York
Founded by Pilgrims and Puritans, John…
Massachusetts
Founded by Rev Thomas Hooker
Connecticut
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AP American History
Hudson River School Artists
Literature
Transendentalists
Second Great Awakening things
Fredric Church... Thomas Cole... Asher Durand
James Fenimole Cooper: Leather Stocking Tales... Walt Whittman:…
Ralph Waldo Emerson: Self Reliance... Henry David Thoreau: Civil…
Temperance... Asylum and Prison reform... Abolitionists... Women's rig…
Hudson River School Artists
Fredric Church... Thomas Cole... Asher Durand
Literature
James Fenimole Cooper: Leather Stocking Tales... Walt Whittman:…
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AP American History Terms
1607 - Jamestown established
Starving Time
Joint-Stock Companies
John Smith
John Smith established Jamestown in Virginia
...
...
...
1607 - Jamestown established
John Smith established Jamestown in Virginia
Starving Time
...
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American History AP Review
Columbian Exchange
Encomienda System
Sir Walter Raleigh
Jamestown
Europe sustained contact with the Americas and introduced a w…
Under Spain's rule, the crown granted colonists authority ove…
England's first attempt at settlement... Colony disappeared on R…
Funded by a joint stock company, group of investors who bough…
Columbian Exchange
Europe sustained contact with the Americas and introduced a w…
Encomienda System
Under Spain's rule, the crown granted colonists authority ove…
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Ap American history vocab
Abase
Abate
Abdicate
Abduct
To humilate, degrade
To reduce, lessen
To give up a position, usually on of leadership
To kidnap, to take by force
Abase
To humilate, degrade
Abate
To reduce, lessen
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AP American History 3
Articles of Confederation: powers, wea…
Constitution
Constitution: Preamble
Constitution: House of Representatives
The Articles of Confederation delegated most of the powers (t…
The document which established the present federal government…
"We the people of the United States, in order to form a more…
One of the two parts of Congress, considered the "lower house…
Articles of Confederation: powers, wea…
The Articles of Confederation delegated most of the powers (t…
Constitution
The document which established the present federal government…
AP American History
Annihilate
Recapitulate
Collaborate
Cavalcade
Utterly destroy
To review by a brief summary
To work with another
Person riding a horse
Annihilate
Utterly destroy
Recapitulate
To review by a brief summary
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AP American History
Casta System
Mulatto
Métis
Great Migration to Massachusetts
Cast System determined by birth
Mixed with black and white
Mixed American Indian and European
Term that usually refers to the migration of the English (pri…
Casta System
Cast System determined by birth
Mulatto
Mixed with black and white
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AP American History 2
Land claims and squabbles in North Ame…
Differences between French and British…
French and Indian war 1756-1763
Albany Plan of union, Benjamin Franklin
British controlled the colonies on the east coast, French hel…
The British settled mainly along the coast, Started farms, to…
Seven year war that was fought for central control of the Ohi…
During the seven years war, Benjamin Franklin wrote this for…
Land claims and squabbles in North Ame…
British controlled the colonies on the east coast, French hel…
Differences between French and British…
The British settled mainly along the coast, Started farms, to…
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Ap American history vocab
Pueblo Indian
Cherokee Indians
Beringia
chinook Indians
represent south west Indian culture
southeast Indian culture
During the late Pleistocene the Bering Land Bridge (Beringia)…
were great fishers and traders who were located along the Col…
Pueblo Indian
represent south west Indian culture
Cherokee Indians
southeast Indian culture
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Vocab AP American History
unicameral
bicameral
presidential
parliamentary
...
...
checks and balances, legislative, judicial and executive are…
legislative, judicial, and executive are all combined
unicameral
...
bicameral
...
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AP history American rev
April 18, 1775
General Thomas Gage
Paul Revere and William Dawes
June 17, 1775
Lexington and Concord
commander of British troops in Boston...sent troops to seize…
warned the Americans..8 Americans shot and killed..on the way…
Bunker Hill...fought on Breed's Hill...over a thousand casuli…
April 18, 1775
Lexington and Concord
General Thomas Gage
commander of British troops in Boston...sent troops to seize…
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