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John Hancock's signature--Declaration of Independence; July "I wanted King George to be able to read it without his glasses.

John Hancock's Coat - too expensive. John Hancock's Beautiful Signature - try a Pencil Grip.

John Hancock's Coat - too expensive. John Hancock's Beautiful Signature - try a Pencil Grip.

Massachusetts - Digital State Archives

John Hancock Portrait by John Singleton Copley, c. and President of the Continental Congress signer of the United States Declaration of Independence

Gen Joseph Warren, Jr - American doctor who played a leading role in American Patriot organizations in Boston in the early days of the American Revolution, eventually serving as president of the revolutionary Massachusetts Provincial Congress. Warren enlisted Paul Revere and William Dawes on April 18, 1775, to leave Boston and spread the alarm that the British garrison in Boston was setting out to raid the town of Concord and arrest rebel leaders John Hancock and Samuel Adams.

Dr Joseph Warren - American physician who played a leading role in American Patriot organizations in Boston in the early days of the American Revolution, eventually serving as President of the revolutionary Massachusetts Provincial Congress.

John Hancock Memorial Marker, Granary Burial Ground, Boston, Massachusetts - Granary Burying Ground - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

John Hancock Memorial Marker, Granary Burial Ground, Boston, Massachusetts - Granary Burying Ground - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

On this day in 1789, George Washington signs the Judiciary Act, which established the Supreme Court of the United States and a system of lower courts. It also gave Washington the authority to nominate six United States Supreme Court Justices.  Washington nominated John Jay as the first Chief Justice of the United States on the same day that he signed the Judiciary Act.

John Jay (December 1745 – May was an American statesman, Patriot, diplomat, a Founding Father of the United States, and the first Chief Justice of the United States

John Hancock Coat

John Hancock's ruffled shirt, silk embroidered waistcoat, and velvet Frock coat, Old State House, Boston.When I did the production Cinderella my friend had to wear something like this

John Witherspoon—a Scottish Presbyterian minister and one of America’s most influential and overlooked founding fathers. Witherspoon was an active member of the Continental Congress and was the only clergyman both to sign the Declaration of Independence and to ratify the federal Constitution. FAU Boca Raton Campus 2nd Floor West -- E302.6.W7M677 2005

Who remembers John Witherspoon? Although he was one of the most influential Americans of the eighteenth century, Witherspoon has been overlooked by subsequent generations of historians.

John Locke (1632-1704). English philosopher whose principles where used for Declaration of Independence

John Locke John Locke FRS was an English philosopher and physician, widely regarded as one of the most influential of Enlightenment thinkers and commonly known as the "Father of Liberalism.

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