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Oct 1 Treaty of Paris: o Sep 1783, British recognize the independence of US o British grant territory from Canada to Florida, Atlantic coast to Mississippi river. o American concessions: End persecution of Loyalists Restoration of confiscated Loyalist property Repayment of debts to British creditors Treaty formally ended the war between English and America How revolutionary? o Conservative? The purpose of the revolution had been to conserve a way of life. o Radical? The revolution unleashed egalitarian impulses. From monarchy to democracy. Some changes: Reduced property requirement to vote End of primogeniture Movement of state capitals to interior Religious toleration Questions in the northwest o Settlement west of Appalachians Ordinance of 1784 - Self-governing districts - Process for statehood 1785 - Surveying and selling—land use implications Northwest ordinance 1787 - Single NW territory - Min population for statehood - Slavery o Indian opposition
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This note was uploaded on 01/14/2010 for the course IIYTD 2A taught by Professor T during the Spring '09 term at St. Catherine.

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