Ten Most Important Documents in American History

The History News Network asked readers to identify the ten most important documents in American history, and here’s the list: Common SenseĀ (1776) The Federalist Papers (1784-1788) Northwest Ordinance (1787) Seneca Falls “Declaration of Sentiments” (1848) Emancipation Proclamation (1863) Gettysburg Address (1863) Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1868) Woodrow Wilson’s Fourteen Points (1918) George C.Continue reading “Ten Most Important Documents in American History”