Today in History: July 4


Subject:
Nonfiction by Genre , Holidays and Observances Individually , Musical Genres , Holidays & Observances , Holidays by Region , Declarations , Fourth of July , Holidays , Songs & Music , United States

Description:
A brief history of the holiday also known as Independence Day, which observes the day in 1776 when "the Second Continental Congress unanimously adopted the Declaration of Independence." Includes speeches, music, photos, and links to related topics. From the American Memory Project of the Library of Congress.

Publisher:
The Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/today/jul04.html


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