No going in the harbor until you pay back every single dollar that you wasted on tea!
NO!!! We were just trying to prove a point!!!
First Continental Congress
We are the First Continental Congress!
No more unofficial meetings!!!
Battles of Lexington and Concord
We won Lexington!
We won Concord!!!
A way to punish the people for the Boston tea party. Closes the harbor until you pay for the tea. No more unauthorized meetings. No more being left alone. More soldiers and houses them in the home. No more fair trials.
The Second Continental Congress
In Philadelphia 12 out of 13 colonies as as the First Continental Congress to organize colonial resistance to Parliament's Coercive Acts.
King George made too many mistakes and the congress was done with him. They went into two separate wars. The British won Lexington and the Americans won Concord
On May 10, 1775 the 2nd continental congress had a meeting and all agreed that they needed a new leader. They all agreed on George Washington.