Albany congress



a meeting of delegates from seven American colonies, held in 1754 at Albany, New York, at which Benjamin Franklin proposed a plan (Albany Plan of Union) for unifying the colonies.
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Before passing to his share in this conflict, a word should be said about the Albany Congress, in which he was the guiding spirit.
Benjamin Franklin; Self-Revealed, Volume II (of 2) Wiliam Cabell Bruce

The most important of the early congresses was the Albany Congress of 1754.
A Short History of the United States Edward Channing

The Acts of the Albany Congress of 1774 opened the eyes of the people to the possibilities of strength by united efforts.
An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America J. P. MacLean

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