historicroyalpalaces:

Today in 1776: congress approves the Declaration of Independence.
This came two days after the thirteen colonies voted to approve a resolution of independence from Great Britain.  Despite this action King George III and the British armies continued to fight against the new nation until they were finally defeated in 1781.
Find out more about George: http://bit.ly/georgeIIIHRP

historicroyalpalaces:

Today in 1776: congress approves the Declaration of Independence.

This came two days after the thirteen colonies voted to approve a resolution of independence from Great Britain.  Despite this action King George III and the British armies continued to fight against the new nation until they were finally defeated in 1781.

Find out more about George: http://bit.ly/georgeIIIHRP