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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Women_in_the_American_Revolution

Women in the American Revolution played various roles depending on their social status and their political views. The American Revolution took place after Britain put in place the seven Coercive, or Intolerable Acts, in the colonies. Americans responded by forming the Continental Congress and going to war with the British ...

allthingsliberty.com/2013/10/10-amazing-women-revolutionary-war

Oct 25, 2013 ... These women were steadfast, dependable and assisted in every way imaginable , many even risking their own lives and fearing for their personal safety. Even though society did not easily permit females to participate in the Revolutionary War, women did great things by giving to their country in many ...

historyofmassachusetts.org/the-roles-of-women-in-the-revolutionary-war

Feb 21, 2013 ... Women took on many roles in the Revolutionary War. Some of these roles were traditional while others were unconventional and even scandalous for the time. From supportive jobs like nurses, cooks and maids to more direct roles such as secret soldiers and spies, these Daughters of Liberty did more than ...

www.revolutionary-war.net/revolutionary-war-women.html

Revolutionary War women were able to play a significant role specifically because men thought they were too simple to understand complex military strategy.

mentalfloss.com/article/67905/9-women-who-helped-win-american-revolution

Mar 20, 2017 ... The men who led the American Revolution—George Washington, Sam and John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Ethan Allen, and countless others —are well-known. But a number of women aided them in securing a victory over the British. Women played vital roles in the Revolution, serving ...

score.rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/women_american_revolution

Everyone's heard of Paul Revere, George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and Peyton Randolph, but who knows about Molly Pitcher, Penelope Barker, Esther Reed, or Patience Wright? Well, if you haven't, you've come to the right place. Not all of them picked up muskets. Some chose to fight with an arrow or a cannon.

www.civilwar.org/learn/articles/women-american-revolution

Women played critical roles in the American Revolution and subsequent War for Independence. Historian Cokie Roberts considers these women our Founding Mothers. Women like Abigail Adams, the wife of Massachusetts Congressional Delegate John Adams, influenced politics as did Mercy Otis Warren, wife of Boston ...

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-us-history/period-3/apush-the-american-revolution/a/women-in-the-american-revolution

Women supported the American Revolution by making homespun cloth, working to produce goods and services to help the army, and even serving as spies.

www.womenhistoryblog.com/2009/01/womens-role-in-american-revolution.html

During the Revolution, buying American products became a patriotic gesture. Housewives used their purchasing power to support the Patriot cause by refusing to buy British goods for use in their homes. The tea boycott, for example, was a relatively mild way for a woman to support the patriot war effort. Although the Boston ...