This was the document that officially ended the States War for Independence, which is better known as the Revolutionary War. Representing the United States were John Adams, Benjamin Franklin and John Jay who each signed the peace treaty. The signing took place in Paris.
This was the battle that started the revolutionary war. This was also the first armed conflict. It was a propaganda victory for the U.S. 95 patriots were killed and 270 British soldiers were killed. This battle took place in Massachusetts.