independence-declarations

The first twelve words of the Declaration of Independence are:
The first printing of the Declaration only had the names of two men at the bottom, One was the secretary of congress, Charles Thomson, the other was this man.
When did Congress finally established Independence Day as a national holiday?
How many members of the Second Continental Congress ultimately signed the Declaration
What is on the back of the official copy of the Declaration of Independence?
The Committee of Five  was appointed by congress to draft the Declaration of Independence.  Which 2 of the below was not among the five appointees?
"A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people"  Was a reference to
July 9th 1776, General Washington had the declaration read to troops in New York. Later that night the troops and colonists
What is the Dunlap broadside?
On June 7, 1776 this man spoke before the Second Contenintel Congress and proposed this Resolution:
"That these United Colonies are, and of right out to be, free and independent States, that they are absolved from all allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain is, and ought to be, totally dissolved; that measures should be immediately taken for procuring the assistance of foreign powers, and a Confederation be formed to bind the colonies more closely together."

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