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  • American Revolution - Kids social studies videos, lessons and quizzes for K-12 grade school kids that make learning fun and interesting
  • American Revolution - An Overview of the American Revolution - The American Revolution was fought between 1775 and 1783, and was the result of increasing colonial unhappiness with British rule. During the American Revolution, American forces were constantly hampered by a lack of resources, but managed to win critical victories which led to an alliance with France. Following the American victory at Yorktown, fighting effectively ended and the war was concluded with the Treaty of Paris in 1783
  • American Revolution - Revolutionary War - The struggle for independence in the american revolution created a new nation founded on principles from the Enlightenment thinkers. Read the documents, learn about the people, experience the battles and explore the places that shaped the american revolution
  • Founding Fathers - Includes lots of history and links for people who are interesting the heroic founding of the American republic
  • George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress - The online version of the George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress offers access to the complete collection from the Library's Manuscript Division. This consists of approximately 65,000 items (152, 000 pages). Correspondence, letterbooks, commonplace books, diaries and journals, reports, notes, financial account books, and military papers accumulated by George Washington from 1741 through 1799 are organized into 8 Series
  • A Journey Towards Freedom - online reference tool and a forum for discussion on American History around the time of the Revolution (1763-1810)
  • Revolutionary War - The Revolutionary War Its Causes and Major Battles, Biographies, important documents
  • Valley Forge - Historic Valley Forge, from the Valley Forge Historical Society
  • The Paul Revere House - On the night of April 18, 1775, silversmith Paul Revere left his small wooden home in Boston's North End and set out on a journey that would make him into a legend. Today that home is still standing at 19 North Square and has become a national historic landmark. It is downtown Boston's oldest building and one of the few remaining from an early era in the history of colonial America
  • Patrick Henry - Experience life in the 18th century at America's largest outdoor history museum
  • Betsy Ross - Betsy Ross sewed the first American flag. Betsy Ross House. Betsy Ross, George Washington and the flag. Betsy Ross's life. Cut a 5-pointed star in one snip. Flag facts
  • John Hancock - An 19th century biography of this signer of the Declaration of Independence, including a handwriting sample, illustration, and student publishing opportunities At the signing of the Declaration of Independence
  • Documents of Freedom - Documents of America, including the Declaration, Constitution, Monroe Doctrine, and more
  • From Revolution to Reconstruction - A project on American History containing outlines of American History & Culture, source materials, essays, biographies, presidential information
  • Liberty! The American Revolution - Online is the official online companion to the PBS series LIBERTY! The American Revolution. It features a wealth of interactive information on the American Revolution, a game challenging your Revolution knowledge, video clips from the series and much more

           

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