Declaration of Independence: The 56 Patriots who put it all on the line for FREEDOM
Today when we talk about Patriotism, a lot of people fail to understand what that actually means. But on this day in 1776, 56 brave men put their lives on the line when they signed their names to an enlarged copy of the Declaration of Independence.
Independence Day as a Religious Holiday? -David Barton - WBFJ.fm
According to John Quincy Adams, Christmas and the Fourth of July were intrinsically connected… On July 2, 1776, Congress voted to approve a complete separation from Great Britain. Two days afterwards – July 4th – the early draft of the Declaration of Independence was signed, albeit by only two individuals at that time: John Hancock, …
18th Century Hand-Sewn White Cotton Dimity Pocket for Colonial Revolutionary War Reenacting or Historical Costume (ACC-P1)
Lucy Locket may have lost her pocket, as the song goes, but you've just found it! This white cotton diaper-weave dimity pocket is based on two different museum examples dated to the second half of the 18th century. The fabric choice replicates a textile specified by Abigail Adams in a letter for use in making her own pockets. It is unlined, as is consistent with the document sources. The pocket is entirely hand-sewn using 18th century construction techniques seen on other extant pockets…
Ambush art print by Dan Nance. Our art prints are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All art prints include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
The 4 Acts That Led to The Revolutionary War Series: The Stamp Act - Homeschool Giveaways
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Taxation without representation set the stage for the rebellion that formed the American Revolutionary War. In this series we have discussed The Sugar Act, The Currency Act, and The Quartering Act; each of which put huge burdens on the American colonists. The final act we will learn about if the Stamp Act.Read More