Excerpts from Founding Documents on Religion

Declaration of Independence IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united…

Letter to the Inhabitants of Canada

FRIENDS AND COUNTRYMEN, Alarmed by the designs of an arbitrary Ministry, to extirpate the Rights…

Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking Up Arms

A declaration by the representatives of the united colonies of North America, now met in…

Declarations and Resolves of the First Continental Congress

Whereas, since the close of the last war, the British parliament, claiming a power of…

Declaration and Resolves of the First Continental Congress

Whereas, since the close of the last war, the British parliament, claiming a power, of…

Articles of Confederation

Source: Charles Tansill, ed., Documents Illustrative of the Formation of the Union of the United…

Declaration of Independence

IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,…