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American Revolution: Continental Congress
American Revolution: Continental Congress(11 Photos)
Discover the accomplishments of the First and Second Constitutional Congresses, and learn about the major players behind such documents as the Declaration of Independence and the Treaty of Paris.
American RevolutionVideo Clip (3:20)
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Get the story of how a fledgling, largely disconnected nation won its freedom from the greatest military force of its time.
America Gets a Constitution
America Gets a ConstitutionVideo Clip (3:09)
Video Clip (3:09)
After several failed attempts at creating a government, a 1787 convention is called to draft a new legal system for the United States. This new Constitution provides for increased federal authority while still protecting the basic rights of its citizens.
Colonists Protest British Policies
Colonists Protest British PoliciesVideo Clip (3:05)
Video Clip (3:05)
From the 1760's onward, colonial anger grows as the British pass a series of taxes and laws. With each one, the two groups move closer to war.
Geoge Thorogood's Delaware
Geoge Thorogood's DelawareVideo Clip (2:23)
Video Clip (2:23)
In this States video clip George Thorogood on Delaware: George Thorogood tells us why no one knows about Delaware. This video clip is courtesy of The History Channel.
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The first of the original 13 states to ratify the Constitution, Delaware is the second smallest state in the country and one of the most densely populated.Go
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