02.06 supporters of the war.docx - 02.06 SUPPORTERS OF THE...

This preview shows page 1 out of 1 page.

02.06 SUPPORTERS OF THE WAR Ashley Govea # 1 Women I ranked women # 1 because, in many ways, they contributed. While the men were away, women helped organize the homes and businesses. They also fought and supplied the war with aid. They also organized a tea party of their own, formed the Daughters of Liberty and even tried to ensure that women's rights were part of the new government. I believe the contributions of this group were more valuable because they helped on every single front. They were in front of them, They were fighting on the front lines, taking care of families and companies at home, and doing everything else the men were doing. The image I chose represents women because it is Mary Ludwig Hayes who, after he fell, took over the cannon that her husband was using. For this, George Washington reprimanded her. I ranked # 3 among Native Americans. The reason I ranked them # 3 is because women or African

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture