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The Wit and Wisdom of Ben Franklin: Part II

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One interesting story about Franklin pertains to his preference for a national symbol. Despite his efforts, the nation chartered under the new constitution chose the bald eagle as its symbol on coins and dollars.

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The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street, Boston | DocsTeach: Documents

The bloody massacre perpetrated in King Street, Boston | DocsTeach: Documents | American Revolution | Scoop.it

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Paul Revere’s Ride

How does Revere's account (above) differ from the famous poem? Which version is more popular?


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LIBERTY! . Chronicle of the Revolution . Yorktown 1781 | PBS

LIBERTY! . Chronicle of the Revolution . Yorktown 1781 | PBS | American Revolution | Scoop.it

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The Price of Freedom: Tower Musket

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Today in 1777: Private Rowel Colby takes this Tower Flint-lock musket from a dead British soldier, Battle of Bennington http://t.co/6if6I3vM...

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