Declaration of Independence received by the RI General Assembly, March 4, 1777

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Title

Declaration of Independence received by the RI General Assembly, March 4, 1777

Subject

United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.

Description

Image of the Declaration of Independence (Mary Katharine Goddard printing) received and entered on Record by the Rhode Island General Assembly on Tuesday, March 4, 1777.

Creator

Rhode Island. General Assembly

Source

C#00245 - Journal of the House of Deputies, 1776-1777

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1777 March 4

Rights

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

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Text

Upon a Copy of the Declaration of Independence of the Thirteen Independent States of America – resolved that the within Copy of the Declaration of Independence of the Thirteen United States of American go entered upon the Records of this State – voted & past – concurred

Original Format

paper

Citation

Rhode Island. General Assembly , "Declaration of Independence received by the RI General Assembly, March 4, 1777," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #847, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/847 (accessed November 23, 2017).