October 26, 1774 The First Continental Congress Adjourns in Philadelphia

This was the adjournment (dismissal) of the first in a series of meetings held by important people from each of the 13 colonies.  The Congress’ were held to address their complaints with the British crown which the Americans felt were unfairly taxing and mistreating the new American colonies.  

1026 First Cont Congress Adjourns 1774

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