Continental Congress The Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates called together from the Thirteen Colonies. It became the guiding body of the United States during the American Revolution. The Congress met from 1774 to 1789.
Lexington & Concord The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military obligations of the American Revolutionary War. These battles took place on April 19, 1775 in Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay, within the towns of Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Menotomy, and Cambridge.
2nd Continental Congress The Second Continental Congress was a council of delegates from the Thirteen Colonies that had been meeting since the spring of Philadelphia in 1775. It had succeeded the First Continental Congress which had also met in Philadelphia as well.
Bunker Hill The Battle of Bunker Hill was fought on June 17, 1775. The battle is named after Bunker Hill in Charlestown, Massachusetts, which was incidentally involved in the battle.
Duquesne Heights The Battle of Fort Duquesne was a British assault on the nominative French fort. This was overthrown with heavy losses on September 14, 1758, during the French and Indian War.
Battle of New York The Battle of Long Island is also known as the Battle of Brooklyn and the Battle of Brooklyn Heights. The victorious win over the Americans gave the British control of the approachable important city of New York.