The First United American Republic is Established by 12 Colonies (Georgia joined in 1775)

The First United American Republic is founded: United Colonies of North America: 13 British Colonies United in Congress was founded by 12 colonies on September 5th, 1774 (Georgia joined in 1775)  and governed through a British Colonial Continental Congress.  Peyton Randolph and George Washington served, respectively, as the Republic’s first President and Commander-in-Chief. The United Colonies Continental Congress provided for the security […]