Vice President

Signer of the Declaration of Independence, diplomat, second President; 1735—1826.
 
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Continental Army officer, lawyer, politician, Vice President under Thomas Jefferson; killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel; 1756—1836.
 
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Soldier, politician, New York governor, vice president under Jefferson and Madison; 1739—1812.
 
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Signer of the Declaration of Independence, vice president under Madison; 1744—1814.
 
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Lawyer, architect, drafter of the Declaration of Independence, Virginia governor, diplomat, third President, founder of the University of Virginia; 1743—1826.
 
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In the fall of 1775 Congress chose brown as the original color for the national uniform. In October 1778, however, France sent uniforms with a predominance of blue coats (although there were also brown), and so on 2 October 1779 Congress switched to blue as the official color.

Michael Stephenson
Patriot Battles: How the War of Independence Was Fought (2007)