Categories for American Ephemera

American Ephemera, Miniseries

American Ephemera: Newspapers

  • Sep 12, 2013

You will see by the Newspapers, which I from time to time inclose, with what Rapidity, the Colonies proceed in their political Maneuvres. – John Adams letter to Abigail Adams,…
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American Ephemera, Miniseries

American Ephemera: Broadsides

  • Aug 29, 2013

The Congress have judged it necessary to dissolve the Connection between Great Britain and the American Colonies, and to declare them free & independent States; as you will perceive by…
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American Ephemera, Miniseries

American Ephemera: Pamphlets

  • Aug 15, 2013

My countrymen… will come reluctantly into the idea of independency, but time and persecution brings many wonderful things to pass; and by private letters which I have lately received from…
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American Ephemera, Miniseries, Rare Books

American Ephemera: History as it Happened

  • Aug 1, 2013

What do we mean by the revolution? The war? That was no part of the revolution; it was only an effect and consequence of it. The revolution was in the…
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