Revolutionary Leadership During The American Revolution

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Important Persons during the Revolutionary Era
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Samuel Adams Born in Boston, Massachusetts Educated at Harvard Enters politics after he fails in his business venture Serves in both the 1st and 2nd Continental Congresses A leading political organizer against the British in the colonies He is a leader in the Boston Tea Party and of the Sons of Liberty
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Samuel Adams At the Boston Massacre it is believed that he played a major hand in inciting the Sons of Liberty to antagonize British troops He will sign the Declaration of Independence
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Benjamin Franklin Born in Boston, Massachusetts leaves school to help father in his business as a soapmaker Printer in Philadelphia and later an editor for the Pennsylvania Gazette
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Benjamin Franklin Writes Poor Richard’s Almanac which becomes popular for it’s American proverbs Scientist, writer, businessmen, statesman, publisher, represented American Enlightenment and inventor Responsible for helping get the French to join the colonies against the British
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 365 taught by Professor Brothermercier during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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