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U.S. History: Native American Study Guide
Olmec
Toltec
Pueblo
Chinook
Mayans, oldest civilization in North America.
Aztecs, human sacrifice, violent nature. Polytheistic.
Southwest. Made buildings to block the sun, agricultural
Pacific Northwest. Totem poles represent things they hold hig…
Olmec
Mayans, oldest civilization in North America.
Toltec
Aztecs, human sacrifice, violent nature. Polytheistic.
U.S. History - Study Island - 3a. American Imperialism
Cuba
Hawaii
Open Door Policy
Monroe Doctrine
country assisted by the United States while seeking independe…
Pacific islands annexed by the U.S. in 1898 in an effort to p…
policy that opened trade between the U.S. and China in 1899
policy that stated European countries were not allowed to int…
Cuba
country assisted by the United States while seeking independe…
Hawaii
Pacific islands annexed by the U.S. in 1898 in an effort to p…
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U.S. History American Expanison Study Guide
Thomas Jefferson
Meriwether Lewis
William Clark
Zebulon Pike
The president at the time of the Lewis and Clarke expedition.…
One of two leaders on the Corp of Discovery.
One of two leaders on the Corp of Discovery.
An explorer of the west who mapped out the middle part of the…
Thomas Jefferson
The president at the time of the Lewis and Clarke expedition.…
Meriwether Lewis
One of two leaders on the Corp of Discovery.
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U.S. History Quiz - Native American Studies
Christoper Columbus
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Arawak
Trail of Broken Treaties
mistreated native americans
government agencies of nartive americans
tribe that was almost wiped out
protest group
Christoper Columbus
mistreated native americans
Bureau of Indian Affairs
government agencies of nartive americans
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U.S American History Exam Study Guide
"Discovery" of America
Native Americans
Jamestown
House of Burgesses
Christopher Columbus sailed the Ocean in 1492 to stumble acro…
A group of settlers that migrated from the land bridge long b…
The first settlement of America
Where American's voted
"Discovery" of America
Christopher Columbus sailed the Ocean in 1492 to stumble acro…
Native Americans
A group of settlers that migrated from the land bridge long b…
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U.S. History Study Guide American Independence
How did France try to protect its clai…
What were the results of the French an…
What did the Proclamation of 1763 do?
How did the colonists react to the Sta…
France tried to protect its claims in the Ohio Valley by buil…
England won the war and received all of Canada and the Ohio V…
King George drew an imaginary line down the Appalachian Mount…
They became very angry and refused to buy the stamps for each…
How did France try to protect its clai…
France tried to protect its claims in the Ohio Valley by buil…
What were the results of the French an…
England won the war and received all of Canada and the Ohio V…
U.S. History - Study Island 2c. Westward Movement and Native Americans
Indian Removal Act
Black Hawk War
Indians Appropriations Act
Battle of Little Big Horn
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
1851 Congressional legislation forcing Native Americans to mo…
1876 conflict between the U.S. Army and Sioux, Arapaho, and C…
Indian Removal Act
1830 Congressional act that relocated Native Americans west o…
Black Hawk War
1832 conflict between the U.S. Army and the chief of the Sauk…
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U.S.HISTORY The Americans
nomadic
Aztecs
Anasazi
Pueblo
moving from place to place in search of food and water
Native Americans who built an empire in Mexico in the 1200's
Native Americans of the Southwest 100-1300 A.D.
Native Americans in the Southwest
nomadic
moving from place to place in search of food and water
Aztecs
Native Americans who built an empire in Mexico in the 1200's
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U.S American History
Proclamation of 1763
Sugar Act
Quartering Act
Stamp Act
a document prohibiting any settlement beyond the App. Mnts-pr…
the first law ever to be passed to raise money for tax revenu…
this act required certain colonies to give up their home and…
this act was to raise revenues to support the new military-ma…
Proclamation of 1763
a document prohibiting any settlement beyond the App. Mnts-pr…
Sugar Act
the first law ever to be passed to raise money for tax revenu…
Civil War Study Guide: U.S. History/ American Studies
Sojourner Truth
Nat Turner
William Lloyd Garrison:
Harriet Tubman
former slave who traveled around the country for calling abol…
led a slave revolt in Virginia
believed in the immediate emancipation of the slaves
assisted slaves in reaching freedom through the Underground R…
Sojourner Truth
former slave who traveled around the country for calling abol…
Nat Turner
led a slave revolt in Virginia
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U.S. History Quiz - Native American Studies - Study Guide
Christopher Columbus
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Arawak
Trail of Broken Treaties
Mistreated Native Americans
Oversees issues
Almost wiped out
Protest Group
Christopher Columbus
Mistreated Native Americans
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Oversees issues
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Unit 3: U.S. History-American Revolution
Natural Rights
"Social Contract Theory"
Common Sense
Declaration of Independence
Universal rights, such as life, liberty that, according to ph…
The idea, written by John Locke, that all governments enter i…
The pamphlet written by Thomas Paine that became an instant b…
The document written by the Second Continental Congress that…
Natural Rights
Universal rights, such as life, liberty that, according to ph…
"Social Contract Theory"
The idea, written by John Locke, that all governments enter i…
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The Americans Chapter 20 and 21 Study Guide U.S. History
William Jennings Bryan
Clarence Darrow
Fundamentalism
Bootlegger
He was called as a witness in the Scopes Trial.
The American Civil Liberties Union hired him to represent Joh…
This Protestant movement was grounded in the literal, word fo…
This was someone who provided illegal alcohol.
William Jennings Bryan
He was called as a witness in the Scopes Trial.
Clarence Darrow
The American Civil Liberties Union hired him to represent Joh…
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U.S. History - American Expansion and World War I Study Guide
IMPERIALISM
REASONS OF IMPERIALSIM
ANNEXATION OF HAWAII
SPHERE OF INFLUENCE
Process of a large dominant nation taking land/territory from…
Land = Power... Natural Resources... Manufacturing ... Alliances ... Coas…
Queen Lili - US threatened to use force ... - Marines/Navy off c…
- Region where a particular country that has exclusive rights…
IMPERIALISM
Process of a large dominant nation taking land/territory from…
REASONS OF IMPERIALSIM
Land = Power... Natural Resources... Manufacturing ... Alliances ... Coas…
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U.S. History Study
Boston Massacre
Tea Act & Boston Tea Party
First Continental Congress
Lexington and Concord
The Boston massacre was a street fight that occurred on March…
An act of defiance toward the British government by American…
The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates fro…
The first battle of the Revolutionary War, fought in Massachu…
Boston Massacre
The Boston massacre was a street fight that occurred on March…
Tea Act & Boston Tea Party
An act of defiance toward the British government by American…
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American History (U.S history)
which one of these was most closely re…
What country was not a part of the Bal…
The poem "The Poem Colossus" main idea…
What country is the Statue of Liberty…
Russia
Ireland
pessimism
France
which one of these was most closely re…
Russia
What country was not a part of the Bal…
Ireland
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U.S. History: Chapter 6: The American Revolution
disarm
militia
resign
petition
Giving up military weapons
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
an act of giving up a job or position
A formal request.
disarm
Giving up military weapons
militia
A group of civilians trained to fight in emergencies
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U.S. History American Revolution
Proclamation of 1763
Intolerable Acts
Stamp Act
Mercantilism
In the Proclamation of 1763, Great Britain forbid the colonis…
After the Boston Tea party, Great Britain became angry with t…
Britain Passed a law stating that all printed materials bough…
Great Britain put a limit on what the Colonies could produce,…
Proclamation of 1763
In the Proclamation of 1763, Great Britain forbid the colonis…
Intolerable Acts
After the Boston Tea party, Great Britain became angry with t…
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american revolution study guide part 1 U.S. History
WHEN did British Prime Minister George…
Grenville justified these taxes for wh…
Overall, what happened as a result of…
In what major port city did much of th…
1763
1. the costly french and indian war benefited american coloni…
new taxes increase revenue by increasing taxes
Boston
WHEN did British Prime Minister George…
1763
Grenville justified these taxes for wh…
1. the costly french and indian war benefited american coloni…
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U.S. History - Urban American Chapter 6
Old Immigrants
Ireland
Pogroms
Steerage
Came from Western and Eastern Europe
People from there came to USA because of Potato Famine
Organized massacres that immigrants faced
Cheapest accommodations on a steamship
Old Immigrants
Came from Western and Eastern Europe
Ireland
People from there came to USA because of Potato Famine
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U. S. History Map Study
Lake Superior
Lake Michigan
Lake Huron
Lake Erie
Lake Superior
Lake Michigan
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AP U.S. History "The American Pageant"-Chapter 11, AP US History "The American Pageant"- Chapter 12, APUSH- American Pageant: Chapter 10
patronage
war hawks
judicial review
impeachment
(politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appo…
Southerners and Westerners who were eager for war with Britai…
the power of the Supreme Court to declare laws and actions of…
Formal accusation by the lower house of a legislature against…
patronage
(politics) granting favors or giving contracts or making appo…
war hawks
Southerners and Westerners who were eager for war with Britai…
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U.S. History: American Colonies
Middle Colonies
New England Colonies
Southern Colonies
Virginia
Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware
Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts
Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia,…
-1607... -John Smith... -Joint Stock ... -Chesapeake Bay... -Anglican ... -P…
Middle Colonies
Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Delaware
New England Colonies
Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts
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SHHS U.S. History - American Expansionism
Foreign Policy
Spanish-American War (1898-1902)
Reasons why the U.S. entered the Spani…
"Yellow Journalism"
A nation's policies towards other nations.
War between Spain & the United States with the war occurring…
- Yellow Journalism... - De Lome Letter... - Sinking of the U.S.S.…
The exaggeration of facts depicting the Spanish as murderous…
Foreign Policy
A nation's policies towards other nations.
Spanish-American War (1898-1902)
War between Spain & the United States with the war occurring…
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U.S History - Pre-American Revolution
Chief Pontiac
Samuel Adams
Committees of Correspondence
Stamp Act (1765)
An Ottawa chief who helped France in the French and Indian War.
American revolutionary leader and patriot. He founded the Com…
Committees created in the 1760s to help towns and colonies sh…
A law passed by the British that required colonists to buy a…
Chief Pontiac
An Ottawa chief who helped France in the French and Indian War.
Samuel Adams
American revolutionary leader and patriot. He founded the Com…
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U.S. History American Revolution
Proclamation of 1763
Stamp act 1765
Townshend Acts 1767
Quartering act 1774
Said settlers to remain east of the Appalachian Mountains
Tax on all printed materials including newspapers, books, cou…
Designed to collect revenue from the colonist in America by p…
Was one of the series of intolerable acts passed as a reprisa…
Proclamation of 1763
Said settlers to remain east of the Appalachian Mountains
Stamp act 1765
Tax on all printed materials including newspapers, books, cou…
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U.S. History American Revolution
George Washington
Ethan Allen
The Midnight Riders
Ben Franklin
- General for Continental Army
- Green Mountain Boys of Vermont (militia)... - "Come out of the…
- Paul Revere... - Samuel Prescott... - William Dawes
- Lobbying France since summer 1776 (after DOI)... - Has been to…
George Washington
- General for Continental Army
Ethan Allen
- Green Mountain Boys of Vermont (militia)... - "Come out of the…
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U.S. History Study Guide Colonization and American Revolution
1602
1620
1776
1787
Jamestown (founding of the first permanent English colony in…
Mayflower Compact (Pilgrims agree to work for the common good…
Declaration of Independence (To separate from Great Britain;…
Constitutional Convention (Held at Philadelphia, PA, 1787; Le…
1602
Jamestown (founding of the first permanent English colony in…
1620
Mayflower Compact (Pilgrims agree to work for the common good…
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U.S. history american revolution
George Washington
Charles Cornwallis
Banastre Tarleton
Friedrich Von Steuben
served as a representative to the Continental congress and co…
British general and commander of the british army at the batt…
was the most feared British officer in the Revolutionary War
a Prussian military officer; trained soldiers at Valley Forge
George Washington
served as a representative to the Continental congress and co…
Charles Cornwallis
British general and commander of the british army at the batt…
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U.S. History: American Revolution
Patriots
Loyalists
First Continental Congress
Battles of Lexington and Concord
Colonists who wanted independence
Wanted to stay with Britain
56 delegates met to search for a compromise with England
First battles of the revolution
Patriots
Colonists who wanted independence
Loyalists
Wanted to stay with Britain
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U.S. History - American Expansion and World War I Study Guide
IMPERIALISM
REASONS OF IMPERIALSIM
ANNEXATION OF HAWAII
SPHERE OF INFLUENCE
Process of a large dominant nation taking land/territory from…
Land = Power... Natural Resources... Manufacturing ... Alliances ... Coas…
Queen Lili - US threatened to use force ... - Marines/Navy off c…
- Region where a particular country that has exclusive rights…
IMPERIALISM
Process of a large dominant nation taking land/territory from…
REASONS OF IMPERIALSIM
Land = Power... Natural Resources... Manufacturing ... Alliances ... Coas…
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Study Guide U.S. History 1 (The American Civil War)
McDowell
Jackson
Everett
Sherman
General at Bull Run (Northern General)
Was known as "Stone Wall" and was the South's General
Was a well public speaker and gave a 2 hour speech
The guy who burned down Atlanta to Savanna Georgia
McDowell
General at Bull Run (Northern General)
Jackson
Was known as "Stone Wall" and was the South's General
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U.S. History: The American Revolution
1. England gained control of North Ame…
Navigation Acts
Mercantilism
To have enough money for the governmen…
What was significant about 1763
Designed to restrict foreign trade; 1st regulations put on th…
Colbert (Louis XIV's finance advisor) came up with this idea…
The purpose of taxes
1. England gained control of North Ame…
What was significant about 1763
Navigation Acts
Designed to restrict foreign trade; 1st regulations put on th…
U.S History Unit 1 "The American Revolution" Study Guide
Patriots
Loyalists
Stamp Act
Boston Massacre
They were the colonists ta were rebelling, that didn't want t…
The loyalists were people that didn't mind under the rule of…
It was the act of British Parliament in 1756, people had to p…
An event that was important that led to
Patriots
They were the colonists ta were rebelling, that didn't want t…
Loyalists
The loyalists were people that didn't mind under the rule of…
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American Revolution (U.S. History)
What is expanding an empire by taking…
What is the root word of imperialism?
What are the two main factors desired…
What is the difference between old imp…
imperialism
Empire
wealth & power
industrialism
What is expanding an empire by taking…
imperialism
What is the root word of imperialism?
Empire
60 terms
U.S. History Study Guide
January 1776
July 9, 1776
December 1776
October 1781
Publication of "Common Sense" pamphlet
Public reading of Declaration of Independence
Washington's troops cross Delaware
Cornwallis surrenders at Yorktown
January 1776
Publication of "Common Sense" pamphlet
July 9, 1776
Public reading of Declaration of Independence
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US Studies - U.S. Representatives
Barack Obama
Joe Biden
Bob Casey
Pat Toomey
U.S. President
U.S. Vice President
U.S. Senator
U.S. Senator
Barack Obama
U.S. President
Joe Biden
U.S. Vice President
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U.S. History American Revolution Test Study Guide
Nathan Hale
John Adams
John Hancock
Paul Revere
Said ¨I regret that I have but one life to lose for my countr…
The man who defended the British soldiers involved in the Bos…
President of the continental congress. Lead Sons of Liberty.
Notified people in Lexington of British presence.
Nathan Hale
Said ¨I regret that I have but one life to lose for my countr…
John Adams
The man who defended the British soldiers involved in the Bos…
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U.S. History Americans Move West Study Guide
Morrill Act
Homestead Act
Exodusters
sodbusters
gave more than 17 million acres of federal land to the states
gave government-owned land to small farmers
the 20,000-40,000 African Americans who moved to Kansas looki…
Plain farmers
Morrill Act
gave more than 17 million acres of federal land to the states
Homestead Act
gave government-owned land to small farmers
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The Americans Chapter 20 and 21 Study Guide U.S. History
William Jennings Bryan
Clarence Darrow
Fundamentalism
Bootlegger
He was called as a witness in the Scopes Trial.
The American Civil Liberties Union hired him to represent Joh…
This Protestant movement was grounded in the literal, word fo…
This was someone who provided illegal alcohol.
William Jennings Bryan
He was called as a witness in the Scopes Trial.
Clarence Darrow
The American Civil Liberties Union hired him to represent Joh…
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U.S History Unit 2:American Revolution Study Guide
Salutary Neglect
French and Indian War
Proclamation of 1763
Boston Tea Party
When England allowed The Colonists to have self rule. In retu…
A war between the British and the French allied with the Indi…
A document that ordered the colonists to stay east of the App…
Patriots dressed up as Native Americans and boarded British s…
Salutary Neglect
When England allowed The Colonists to have self rule. In retu…
French and Indian War
A war between the British and the French allied with the Indi…
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US History Ch11 Sect 2: U.S.American Power Tips the Balance
Eddie Rickenbacker
Selective Service Act
Croix de Guerre
convoy system
famous fighter pilot of WWI who fought the German Flying Circ…
May 1917 law requiring to register with the government in ord…
France's highest military honor; the first U.S.Americans to r…
a heavy guard of destroyer ships escorted merchant ships back…
Eddie Rickenbacker
famous fighter pilot of WWI who fought the German Flying Circ…
Selective Service Act
May 1917 law requiring to register with the government in ord…
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U.S. History American Revolution
colony
mercantilism
trade and navigation acts
salutary neglect
...
...
...
British practice of neglecting to enforce trade and navigatio…
colony
...
mercantilism
...
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U.S. History - US Expansion
The Maine
Open Door Policy
Josiah Strong
De Lome Letter
The first United States Navy ship to be named after the state…
American approach to China around 1900, favoring open trade r…
A clergyman and writer who preached of the saving power of Pr…
The Spanish ambassador insults President McKinley, accused am…
The Maine
The first United States Navy ship to be named after the state…
Open Door Policy
American approach to China around 1900, favoring open trade r…
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U.S. history american revolution
served as a representative to the Cont…
British general and commander of the b…
was the most feared British officer in…
a Prussian military officer; trained s…
George Washington
Charles Cornwallis
Banastre Tarleton
Friedrich Von Steuben
served as a representative to the Cont…
George Washington
British general and commander of the b…
Charles Cornwallis
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The Americans Ch.7 U.S History Study Guide
Angel island
Decrease Chinese immigration
Assimilate people of various cultures…
Social reformers
The main immigration processing station in San Francisco
The main goal of the Chinese Exclusion Act was to
The main goal of the Americanization movement was to
Settlement houses were founded in 1800s by
Angel island
The main immigration processing station in San Francisco
Decrease Chinese immigration
The main goal of the Chinese Exclusion Act was to
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American (U.S.) History I
The Land Bridge Theory
The Clovis People
The Inca
The Aztec
ria to Alaska across a land bridge that spanned the current d…
The Clovis culture is a prehistoric Native American culture t…
The Inca Empire, or Inka Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu), was…
a Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican people of central Mexico in the…
The Land Bridge Theory
ria to Alaska across a land bridge that spanned the current d…
The Clovis People
The Clovis culture is a prehistoric Native American culture t…
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U.S. History American Revolution
stamp act
samual adams
townshend acts
boston masacre
required colonists to purchase special stamped paper for all…
one of the founders of the sons of liberty
indirect taxes. taxes on lead, paper, paint, and glass
british attack on deffenseless colonists. most were drunk and…
stamp act
required colonists to purchase special stamped paper for all…
samual adams
one of the founders of the sons of liberty
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U.S. History: American Imperialism
What is Imperialism?
Causes of Imperialism
What did Imperialism take place?
Benefits of Imperialism
The policy by which one country takes control of another eith…
Nations made a mad dash to extend influence across the world.…
Mid 1800's and early 1900's
Raw materials and natural resources; tea, rubber, iron, petro…
What is Imperialism?
The policy by which one country takes control of another eith…
Causes of Imperialism
Nations made a mad dash to extend influence across the world.…
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U.S. History - Chapter 4: The American Revolution
First Continental Congress (1774)
Patriots
Minutemen
Redcoats
a meeting of colonial delegates in Philadelphia to decide how…
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
American colonial militia members ready to fight at a minute'…
British soldiers who fought against the colonists in the Amer…
First Continental Congress (1774)
a meeting of colonial delegates in Philadelphia to decide how…
Patriots
American colonists who fought for independence from Great Bri…
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