August 2

Event:
1776 –
The Second Continental Congress delegates begin to sign the officially inscribed copy of the Declaration of Independence. It was signed by some members who had not voted for its adoption and others who weren’t at the voting. The last signature wasn’t until 1781.

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For a Spiral Bound book with information on events that happened on each day of the year during the American Revolutionary Period goto: American Revolutionary Period: 1760-1789

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