The Declaration of Independence
On July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress, meeting in Philadelphia in the Pennsylvania State House (now Independence Hall), approved the Declaration of Independence, severing the colonies' ties...
The Declaration of Independence is the statement adopted by the Second
Continental Congress meeting at the Pennsylvania State House (Independence
hen in the Course of human events it becomes necessary for one people to
dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to
Oct 5, 2016 ... Note: The following text is a transcription of the Stone Engraving of the parchment
Declaration of Independence (the document on display in the ...
Oct 12, 2016 ... The Declaration of Independence states the principles on which our government,
and our identity as Americans, are based. Unlike the other ...
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Declaration of Independence: Primary Documents of American History (Virtual
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On June 7, 1776, Richard Henry Lee introduced into Congress a resolution,(
adopted on July 2) which asserted that these United Colonies are, and of right
The Declaration of Independence Almost everyone knows that Thomas Jefferson
wrote the Declaration of Independence. However, did you know that, like most ...
Congress picked a committee to write a declaration explaining why the colonies
wanted independence. They chose John Adams of Massachusetts, Roger ...