U.S. HISTORY ~ FIRST SECRETARY OF STATE ON THIS DATE IN 1790

Thomas-Jefferson 
                                                      Thomas Jefferson

Washington and His Cabinet

U.S. President George Washington (far left) sits with members of his Cabinet who were appointed in 1789 and 1790. The members are (left to right) Secretary of War Henry Knox, Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton, Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson, and Attorney General Edmund Randolph.

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END OF THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR ON THIS DATE IN 1784

 

PreliminaryTreatyOfParisPainting

The United States ratified a peace treaty with England that ended the
Revolutionary War and established the US as a sovereign nation. John 
Adams, Thomas Jefferson, and James Madison took part in negotiating 
the treaty with King George lll.

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