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Can you name the people, places and events important to US history from the given clues

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This 1862 Civil War battle resulted in the single bloodiest day in American history
This American Revolutionary General famously defected to the British
This man pushed for independence at both Continental Congresses and would become the first Vice President of the US
This movement championed by William Lloyd Garrison fought to end slavery in America
This first US constitution adopted by the Continental Congress featured a weak central government
These controversial laws passed in 1798 severely restricted immigration and prohibited public opposition to the government
She was a prominent figure in the women's suffrage movement and the nineteenth amendment is named for her
He created beautiful detailed illustrations of American birds and left a legacy of conservation
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He succeeded to the Presidency in 1881 following the assassination of Garfield
This former Spanish mission was besieged by Santa Ana's Mexican troops during the Texan Revolution in 1836
This failed Boston brewer became the first Governor of Massachusetts and signed the Declaration of Independence
Gen. Robert E. Lee surrendered to Gen. Ulysses S. Grant in this Virginia town, effectively ending the American Civil War
The present day site of New York City was first settled by the Dutch and named after this European capital
This man took 'a giant leap for mankind' as the first man to walk on the moon
This 1969 NASA mission successfully landed astronauts on the moon
This founder of Hull House is credited as the mother of social work in America

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