In July 1776, they formed a new nation called the "United States of America," .....
Map of the thirteen original colonies as published for the US Centennial in 1876.
Aug 21, 2015 ... 13 Original US Colonies - Map & Details ... British Crown, thirteen American
colonies declared themselves sovereign and independent states.
The Thirteen Colonies gave rise to eighteen present-day states: the original
thirteen states (in chronological order of their ratification of the United States ...
... Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia) is an
important one. It was those colonies that came together to form the United States.
The need for a stronger federal government soon became apparent and eventually led to the Constitutional Convention in 1787. The present United States
Constitution replaced the Articles of Confederation on March 4, 1789.
Delaware (ratified the Constitution on December... More »
This map shows the beginning of the original 13 United States, from the Atlantic
Ocean west to the Mississippi River. Spain claimed everything from the ...
The Senate of the United States shall be composed of two Senators from each
State ..... a State shall be Party, the supreme Court shall have original Jurisdiction
The work of many minds, the U. S. Constitution stands as a model of cooperative
statesmanship and the art of compromise.
The First Official United States Flag: This 13-Star Flag became the Official United
States Flag on June14th, 1777 and is the result of the congressional action that ...
Citation: Charles Thomson's design for the Great Seal of the United States, 1782;
Reports of Committees of Congress; Records of the Continental and ...