The 1783 Treaty of Paris

By |2019-08-30T10:53:25-05:00September 3rd, 2016|Categories: American Founding, History, Revolution, War|

Editor’s Note: The Treaty of Paris, which ended the American Revolutionary War, was signed in Paris on September 3, 1783. By the treaty, Britain recognized the independence of the United States, and boundaries between the two countries in the New World were determined. Other issues addressed included navigation and fishing rights, outstanding debts, property rights, prisoners of [...]