The Declaration of Independence

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 Click this link to....Sign the Declaration of Independence ...but before you do, read here to find out what happened to many of those who did sign the document.

Click here to read the Declaration of Independence. 
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IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776.
The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,

Research the events leading up to the Declaration of Independence.
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Boston Massacre

Townshend Act

Boston Tea Party

Stamp Act

Quartering Act

Sugar Act

Tea Act