Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Roger Sherman Elected to Continental Congress, 1774-81, 1783-84; Distinguished member of the Constitutional Convention, 1787; Elected US Senator for Connecticut, 1791-93. Congregationalist

At the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, Connecticut delegates Roger Sherman of New Haven and Oliver Ellsworth of Windsor crafted t...

2

Roger Sherman ~ He was the only person to sign all four great state papers of the U.S.: the Continental Association, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution. Thomas Jefferson said of him: “That is Mr. Sherman, of Connecticut, a man who never said a foolish thing in his life.”

Arthurian Literature in the Middle Ages: A Collaborative History. by Loomis, Roger Sherman, ed.: Oxford University/Clarendon Hardcover - Buckle's Books £11.50 + £2.75

from BuzzFeed

Definitive Proof That Dogs In Pubs Are The Best Thing Ever

Even if you bought them something you know they’d like. | Definitive Proof That Dogs In Pubs Are The Best Thing Ever

231
23
1

via the Jefferson Institute --- The Declaration of Independence committee, depicted in a 19-th century steel engraving. The members were (from left to right) Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Robert R. Livingston, John Adams and Roger Sherman

2

Drafting the Declaration of Independence: The Committee of Five Draft The Declaration of Independence — Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Robert Livingston & Roger Sherman

2
from Tortuga Trading

1800s Prints of FAMOUS Americans: ELI WHITNEY+ROGER SHERMAN+PHILIP SCHUYLER

1800s Prints of FAMOUS Americans: ELI WHITNEY+ROGER SHERMAN+PHILIP SCHUYLER - Tortuga Trading

JUNE 11, 1776: The Continental Congress apppointed The Committee of Five to draft a Resolution of Independence. The five members were Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert Livingston, and John Adams.

3