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this painting shows both order and disorder painted by ralph earl. is shows the regimented order of the soldiers in contrast to the demolition of war.

Battle of Concord and Lexington: The battle was the first battle of the Revolutionary War. The British lost this thing when they saw 3,800 patriots and the British ran away. They were their to enforce the intolerable acts.

Where Did the Shot Heard Round the World Happen?

President Ulysses S. Grant and his cabinet at Judge Hoar's house during the Battle of Concord centennial celebrations, circa 1875

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This picture represents the battle of Lexington and Concord. This was the first battle of the revolutionary war. British troops destroyed some supplies but minutemen pushed them back to Boston. The first shot was said to be the shot heard 'round the world.

The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War.[9][10] They were fought on April 19, 1775, in Middlesex County, Province of Massachusetts Bay, within the towns of Lexington, Concord, Lincoln, Menotomy (present-day Arlington), and Cambridge, near Boston. The battles marked the outbreak of open armed conflict between the Kingdom of Great Britain and its thirteen colonies in the mainland of British North America.

British route during the Battle of Concord and Lexington 19th April 1775: map by John Fawkes

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