Join us on July 1 as we learn the history behind the William J. Stone printing of the Declaration of Independence and discover how the news of the Declaration was received. Documents being discussed include:
- William J. Stone’s printing of the Declaration of Independence
- William Whipple’s description of the reception of the Declaration in New York
- A German print with a fictitious view of pulling down King George’s statue
- A British pamphlet entitled “An Answer to the Declaration of the American Congress” (printed in London)
Join us on July 1, 2021, from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. ET (4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. PT) as we examine these rare documents.
This event is for teachers, students and their families — and everyone with an interest in history!
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