American rebels won their independences from Great Britain, which gave confidences to the division within the American society. Remained a long military conflict and turned to trouble the new republic. In response came the old tensions over racial, ethnic, sectional, and religious differences. New difficulties rise from independent nationhood, and the challenge of creating a new working republican government. Those who serve with the Continentals came to realize the true national institution meaning the Army. The military learned to set in mind the terms of loyalty to the cause of the nation, which their elected leaders did not. A decade after independence, the revolutionaries became less interested in building an American nation.
Local loyalists to the state not the Union had the conviction that republics were not properly fit to large territories, which created the shape of the first state constitution. Important early test in creating republican government was the basic structure of the old colonial governments but altered significantly balanced the powers among the branches of government. The dominant force in the government was popular elected legislatures. They had