PEARL LEONA STURGIS·SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016
The Patriots Daily Bites of American History Series, Volume 2
American History 6, volume 2
End of Revolutionary War according to Barnes 1885 Public School Book :
The most casual observer can not have failed to notice that within a few years past a taste for the study of American History has been rapidly growing in this country. A more gratifying feature of the tendency is that it has reached our common schools and that people in the lower grades where history has never before been taught are eagerly seeking to know the country’s history. Page 151: End of the war (1781) The Treaty of peace was not signed till 2 years afterward but the British had mad no further effort to carry on the war.
The trade was broken up and the people were poor. Virginia took the first effort in uniting in 1786, under the influence of James Madison, inviting other states to a convention for general trading. Only five states sent delegates but they wisely asked congress to call a convention of all states to adopt a stronger form of government for the whole country.
Congress called a convention which met at the State House in Philadelphia in 1787, After four months of debating they agreed upon the Constitution and later after much complaining about the people’s God given rights the first ten Amendments “The Bill of Rights” was added.
(to be continued)
Washington’s Presidency and administration according to Barnes Public School Book 1885
In case You Missed our Constitution series or just want to Refresher ,we have the complete series below.
There is Nothing Wrong with the Constitution it's the people we elected to uphold their oaths ,That are the Problems .
This my friends is where all our hopes and dreams ,Freedoms ,Liberties were formed some 240 years ago ,by a group of men with foresight to see way down the road for what is today. The Greatest Country in the World,And Still Is,as long as WE THE PEOPLE STAND UP FOR OUR FREEDOMS