It requested that William B. At about 5 p.
At Lexington, Massachusettsshots broke out with the Lexington militia, leaving eight colonists dead. In June the Congress established the Continental Army as well as a continental currency.
On May 28,the state delegations unanimously agreed to a proposal that would prove invaluable in allowing men like Madison, Wilson, and Morris to move their plan forward.
Yet to come were the Patriot triumphs at Saratoga, the bitter winter at Valley Forge, the intervention of the French, and the final victory at Yorktown in The copies made from Stone's copperplate established the clear visual image of the Declaration for generations of Americans.
Finally, inthe military authorities assured the Library of Congress that all danger of enemy attack had passed.