Detail of a painting by Connecticut’s John Trumbull of the presentation of the draft of the Declaration of Independence at the Second Continental Congress on 28 June 1776. The 1818 original hangs in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda in Washington, D.C. Source: Architect of the Capitol.
SOAPSTone and the Declaration:
Discussion on the Declaration of Independence:
Discussion self-reflection (5 min):
Homework: Assignment #106
Detail from portrait of Maria Birch Coffing and her slave Jenny Winslow in Salisbury, Conn., 1844. Salisbury Association.
Homework: Assignment #104