American Independence

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History Of Journalism - Journalism in America - American Independence
... Most papers at the time of the American Revolution were anti-royalist, chiefly because of opposition to the Stamp Act taxing newsprint ...
John Jay - During The American Revolution - As A Diplomat
... aid, commercial treaties and recognition of American independence ... of the United States, as it refused to recognize American Independence until 1783, fearing that such recognition could spark revolution in their own colonies ... On June 23, 1782, Jay reached Paris, where negotiations to end the American Revolutionary War would take place ...
John Taylor Gilman
... He lived in the Ladd-Gilman house, now a part of the American Independence Museum ... The American Independence Museum commemorates his brave act every year at their American Independence Festival, where a role-player reads the Declaration in ...
Peace Of Paris (1783) - The Negotiation Process - Establishing Ground Rules
... war" policy and begin peace talks with the Americans ... and France was specifically to maintain the independence of the United States ... Second, for well over a year, informal discussions had been held with Henry Laurens, an American envoy captured on his way to Amsterdam ...

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