U.S.-France Treaty (31 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 6 February, France signed a treaty of aid with the United States. Thereafter, it sent its fleet to the North American continent. On 18 June, the British evacuated Philadelphia as a consequence.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "U.S.-France Treaty". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=5921, accessed 25 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence