This Day in Early America

August 27, 1776

AMERICAN GENERAL JOHN SULLIVAN IS CAPTURED BY THE BRITISH IN THE BATTLE OF LONG ISLAND IN A CRUSHING DEFEAT OF WASHINGTON`S ARMY.

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Lives of Famous Early Americans

At Lives of Famous Early Americans you’ll find Benjamin Franklin’s Autobiography. Discover Franklin’s shrewd observations on literature, philosophy and religion in what is considered the greatest autobiography published in Colonial America.

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Freedom Documents

The U.S. Constitution is the greatest document for personal freedom ever written by man. You’ll find it at Freedom Documents, along with the Declaration of Independence and theBill of Rights. Read the first public printing of the Constitution as it appeared in The Pennsylvania Packet on September 19, 1787.

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Music of Early America

HEAR the music of our ancestors at Music of Early Americawhile downloading music played during George Washington’s lifetime.

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Rare Photos

AMAZING Photos of the Last Veterans of The Revolutionary War In The Early America Review!

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The Legends and Myths
of Early America

A Quick Read Blog on Facts and Fictions in Early America.

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Defining George Washington

Relive George Washington’s historic trip at the age of 21 to the Ohio Valley as you read his personal account at George Washington’s JournalDid General Washington’s spectacles really avert a conspiracy and save the Republic? Find out atWashington’s SpectaclesWashington’s Farewell Address To The Nation offered advice and counsel on a number of issues to Americans. Is his advice still relevant today? Read his Farewell Address and decide.

A Jefferson Primer

Thomas Jefferson was endowed with a multitude of diverse talents and interests. A close study of his life reveals accomplishments as lawyer, architect, naturalist, paleontologist, inventor, agronomist and linguist.

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