Item Details

Resolution for Independence [manuscript] 1776 June 7.

Lee, Richard Henry
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
On June 7, 1776, Richard Henry Lee introduced this resolution in the Second Continental Congress. On July 2 the Congress adopted the first part of Lee's resolution, leading to the creation of the United States of America.
Description
1 item.
Cite as
Richard Henry Lee, Resolution for Independence Facsimile, n.d., Accession #12624-a, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Forms part of the Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Gift of Albert H. Small, September 14, 2004.
Reproduction Notes
Facsimile.
Location of Original
Original in the National Archives.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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