The Continental Congress meets for the first time, in response to Parliament’s Coercive Acts, Sept. 5, 1774
The American Turtle attacks the HMS Eagle, Sept. 7,1776, First naval attack ever made in a Submarine.
Jay’s Treaty is signed, Nov. 19, 1794, USA and Great Britain, American “Independence” was VERY BRIEF
The DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) , in
1906, wrote the pledge to read as follows: