US History Documents & Information


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 US History Documents & Information

13 Colonies

British Proclamations and Documents Regarding the Colonies

British Taxation and Regulations Without Colonial Representation in Parliament

Colonial Charters and Early Documents

Colonial Reaction to Imposed Taxes and Regulations

Committees of Correspondence

Documents Written Before 1776 Regarding Uniting the Colonies

Support for the Colonies in British Parliament

Continental Congress

First Continental Congress

Second Continental Congress

American Revolution

Articles of Capitulation 

Military Actions of the Revolution

Founding Documents (Federal and State)

Congress of the Confederation

Declaration of Independence

Constitution of the United States of America

State Constitutions and Other State Related Documents

Founding Fathers and Other Notable Figures of the Founding

The Signers of the Declaration of Independence

The Signers of the Articles of Confederation

The Signers of the Constitution

Other Notable Figures of the Founding

Presidents of the the Founding Period

Supreme Court Justices of the Founding Period

Significant Court Decisions of the Founding Period (Federal and State)

Marbury v Madison

Marbury v Madison Court Papers

Barron v. Baltimore 

Slavery and the Founding

Cooper Union Address by Abraham Lincoln

Sumner’s Speech to Repeal Fugitive Slave Bill (1852)

United States of America: The New Nation 1780-1815

United States of America: Expansion (1801 – 1850)



American History Products


US History Documents and information on other websites

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