Started a month after meeting of the Second Continental congress. George Washington was the commander of this war.
A pamphlet written by Thomas Paine. He argued for two main points, 1 independence from England , and 2 the creation of a democratic republic.
Second Contiental Congress
First Continental Congress, October 26. The Second Continental Congress was composed of many of the same delegates as the First Continental Congress, including the Founding Fathers.
may 10 1775
Congress reconvened in Philadelphia as the Second Continental Congress on May 10, 1775.
Olive Branch Petition
july 5 1775
Submitted to King George on July 8, 1775, and was adopted by the Second Continental Congress.
Declaration of the Cause and Necesities of taking up Arms
The Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms was a document issued by the Second Continental Congress on July 6, 1775, to explain why the Thirteen Colonies had taken up arms in what had become the American Revolutionary War.
The Articles of Confederation
november 15 1777
First Consitution of the united states on 1777.
Treaty of Paries
This was the last thing the congress done and it stopped the negotiated between the United States and Great Britain, ended the revolutionary war and recognized American independence
A movement for constitutional reform started in the philadelphia.
The continental congress got adjourned and was replaced by the U.S. congress