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1789 disestablishments in the United States,
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The Continental Congress was a series of legislative bodies, with some executive function, for thirteen of Britain's colonies in North America, and the newly declared United States just before, during, and after the American Revolutionary War.
Convention of delegates that became the governing body of the United States