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The First Continental Congress was a meeting of delegates from twelve of the Thirteen Colonies that met on September 5 to October 26, 1774 at Carpenters' ...

First Continental Congress convenes - Sep 05, 1774 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, First Continental Congress convenes on Sep 05, 1774. Learn more about what happened today on History.

First Continental Congress [ushistory.org]


What do you do if you fail as a storekeeper and farmer? Become a lawyer! That's what Patrick Henry did. By the time he became a member of the First ...

First Continental Congress - Kidport


The First Continental Congress brought together representatives from each of the colonies, except Georgia, to discuss their response to the British "Intolerable ...

First Continental Congress - United States American History


The role of First Continental Congress in the history of the United States of America.

Continental Congress, 1774–1781 - Office of the Historian


The Continental Congress was the governing body by which the American colonial governments coordinated their resistance to British rule during the first two ...

First Continental Congress October 1774 < 1751-1775 < Documents ...


First Continental Congress October 1774. Whereas, since the close of the last war, the British parliament, claiming a power of right to bind the people of America ...

American Revolution for Kids: The Continental Congress - Ducksters


The First Continental Congress took place from September 5 through October 26, 1774. Delegates from each colony, except Georgia, met at Carpenter's Hall in ...

What did the First Continental Congress accomplish? | Reference.com


The First Continental Congress met in Philadelphia from Sept. 5 to Oct. 6, 1774, when it issued a Declaration of Rights declaring loyalty to the British Crown but ...

Continental Congress | American history | Britannica.com


The term most specifically refers to the bodies that met in 1774 and 1775–81 and respectively designated as the First Continental Congress and the Second ...

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The Continental Congress - American Revolution - HISTORY.com


From 1774 to 1789, the Continental Congress served as the government of the 13 American colonies and later the United States. The First Continental Congress  ...

Continental Congress | First Continental Congress 1774


Thus, the First Continental Congress was called to order on September 5th, 1774 . 55 colonial representatives, including famous Patriots like John Adams, ...

Coming of the American Revolution: First Continental Congress


Rowe's Revolution. "The Genl Court Chose a Committee of five to go to the General Congress - James Bowdoin, Jn Adams, Saml Adams, The Speaker & Mr  ...