from The Autobiography
Part One [Twyford, at the Bishop of St. Asaph's, 1771]**
Part Three [Bed]**
Part Two [Continuation of the Account of My Life Begun at Passy, 1784]**
Letter to Benjamin Banneker, Aug. 30, 1791**
Letter to the Marquis de Condorcet, Aug. 30, 1791**
Susanna Haswell Rowson
Charlotte, a Tale of Truth
Mentoria, or the Young Ladies' Friend
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Bank of the U.S. is granted a twenty-year charter.
Bill of Rights ratified.
Society for the Encouragement of Useful Manufactures founded.
Hamilton submits his Report on Manufactures to Congress.
Vermont becomes the fourteenth state.
First securities exchange in America is opened in Philadelphia.
Washington, D.C. becomes the nation's capital.
Slave uprising begins in French colony of Saint Domingue (Haiti); French planters begin exodus from island to the U.S.