Revolutionary War Era

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Revolutionary War Era

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The American Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783, secured the independence of the United States of America from Great Britain and established a constitutional democracy. Following the passage of the Intolerable Acts in June 1774, colonial legislatures selected delegates to meet in Philadelphia to consider the issues the American colonies had with Great Britain's Parliament. North Carolina's Whigs, those who supported independence, formed a provincial congress and selected representatives to be sent to the Continental Congress in September 1774. In April 1775, the Revolutionary War began with the skirmishes at Lexington and Concord, and North Carolina joined the war in May 1775, an event that drove Governor Martin out of office and out of the country.

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AMREV_B1F15_COM_Corr_178106

AMREV_B1F15_COM_Corr_178106

Commissary Correspondence, June 1781

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29 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
AMREV_B1F2_BOW_Corr_178010

AMREV_B1F2_BOW_Corr_178010

Board of War Correspondence, October 1780

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151 pages: 7% complete (7% transcribed)
AMREV_B1F3_BOW_Corr_178011

AMREV_B1F3_BOW_Corr_178011

Board of War Correspondence, November 1780

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100 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
AMREV_B1F7_Haywood_17801781

AMREV_B1F7_Haywood_17801781

Account of John Haywood, Secretary of Board of War, 1780-1781

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2 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
AMREV_B2F35_Grissom_1782

AMREV_B2F35_Grissom_1782

Inquiry into the Shooting of Robert Grissom by Lt. Steven Shackleford, Onslow County, 1782

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2 pages: 0% complete (50% transcribed, 50% needs review)
AMREV_B2F4_COM_Corr_178204

AMREV_B2F4_COM_Corr_178204

Commissary Correspondence, April 1782

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34 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
AMREV_B2F5_COM_Corr_May_June_1782

AMREV_B2F5_COM_Corr_May_June_1782

Commissary Correspondence, May-June 1782

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16 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
AMREV_B2F7_COM_Corr_September_November_1782

AMREV_B2F7_COM_Corr_September_November_1782

Commissary Correspondence, September-November 1782

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13 pages: 0% complete (0% transcribed)
PC_1178_McDonald_Hugh_Papers_F1

PC_1178_McDonald_Hugh_Papers_F1

Hugh McDonald Papers, 1776-1777

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8 pages: 12% complete (13% transcribed)
PC_298_Ball_Farlin_Q_Collection

PC_298_Ball_Farlin_Q_Collection

Farlin Q. Ball Collection, 1779-1784

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31 pages: 6% complete (6% transcribed)
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