Cornwallis defeated at Princeton (18 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Lucas Paul Richert (University of Saskatchewan)


On 3 January, General Washington defeated Lord Cornwallis at Princeton. The Continental Congress thereafter adopted the Stars and Stripes.

Richert, Lucas Paul. "Cornwallis defeated at Princeton". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 February 2009
[, accessed 27 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. American War of Independence