It's tradition to read the Declaration from beginning to end on the 4th of July. Here is my reading.
France's revolution is said to have begun with the storming of the Bastille in 1789, but it arguably was not finished until the existential crisis of World War I.
In this room, America was born--twice. Both the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were adopted here.
Streets of Salem has a somber tribute to the soldiers whose sacrifice helped establish America, not so long ago.
This house got its name for a raging party that occurred here in 1783, on the occasion of the end of the Revolutionary War. Now it's gone.
This sad ruin, home of a signer of the Declaration of Independence, is being rebuilt today in an audacious preservation project.
Hear JFK read one of the founding documents of American freedom.
A historical American Revolution-themed adventure proves a good fit for the CYOA series.
One of the most famous images of the American Revolution is not only factually inaccurate, but plagiarized to boot.
Forget "fair and balanced." Isaiah Thomas's newspaper was not for the faint of heart, at least where the issues of the American Revolution were at stake.