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Moving Towards Independence

"Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness"

--Declaration of Independence

Story #1: Hiawatha

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Died 1595

Hiawatha
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Story #2: Blackbeard

C. 1680-1718

Blackbeard
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Story #3: Heroic Madelon

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1678-1747

Heroic Madelon
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Story #4: The Lost Children

The Lost Children
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Story #5: George Washington

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1732-1799

George Washington
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Story #6: The French and Indian War

1688-1748

The French and Indian War
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Story #7: James Otis

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1725-1783

James Otis
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Story #8: Samuel Adams

1722-1805

Samuel Adams
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Story #9: Benjamin Franklin

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1706-1790

Benjamin Franklin
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Story #10: Crispus Attucks

1723-1770

Crispus Attucks
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Story #11: Boston Tea Party

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December 16, 1773

Boston Tea Party
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Story #12: Patrick Henry

1736-1799 (March 20, 1775)

Patrick Henry
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Story #13: Paul Revere

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1735-1818 (April 1775)

Paul Revere
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Story #14: Battle of Concord/Lexington

April 19, 1775

Battle of Concord/Lexington
00:00 / 13:31
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Story #15: Ethan Allen

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1737-1789 (May 10, 1775)

Ethan Allen
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Story #16: The Battle of Bunker Hill

June 17, 1775

The Battle of Bunker Hill
00:00 / 16:36
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Story #17: Richard Montgomery

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1738-1775 (December 31, 1775)

Richard Montgomery
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Story #18: Thomas Jefferson

1743-1826

Thomas Jefferson
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Story #19: Caesar Rodney

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1728-1784

Caesar Rodney
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Story #20: The Signing of the Declaration of Independence

July 4, 1776

Declaration of Independence
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Story #21: The Liberty Bell

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July 4, 1776

The Liberty Bell
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