Washington Crossing the Delaware, Emanuel Leutze (1816–1868), 1851

Emanuel Leutze’s Symbolic Scene of Washington Crossing the Delaware

On Christmas Night 1776, Washington crossed the Delaware River to attack Britain’s Hessian army at Trenton.

African American mathematican Benjamin Banneker born in Maryland

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Veterans Day

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Mission US: Think Fast! The App

Think Fast, Links to iTunes version

From Mission US and EDSITEment: an app with two quizzes on the Revolution and slavery's Underground Railroad. Image links to iTunes version; the Android version is here.

Battle of Yorktown begins

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Thomas Jefferson becomes Secretary of State

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Portrait of Alexander Hamilton

"Rediscovering Alexander Hamilton"

Rediscovering Alexander Hamilton tells the story of one of America's most important founding fathers. It takes viewers to the Caribbean islands where Hamilton was born, to Yorktown and Wall Street where he fought and worked, and to Harlem and Weehawken, New Jersey, where he lived and died.

Alexander Hamilton–Aaron Burr duel

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  • Launchpad: Benjamin Franklin's Virtues

    Created July 6, 2012

    EDSITEment's 4th of July: Protest, Revolution, and Independence

    A complete listing of EDSITEment's lessons on the causes, the course and the consequences of the American Revolution and Independence