Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Originally published in 1848, our reprint provides a concise biographical sketch of each of the fifty-six Founders who signed the Declaration of Independence. Read the stories behind the signatures and explore the histories of American greats such as John Hancock, John Adams, Richard Henry Lee, and others, who risked their "lives, fortunes, and sacred honor" for the effort that gave birth to the most powerful nation on earth.
Wives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Originally penned in 1912, this historical reprint showcases individual portraits of the fiercely courageous women who endured tremendous hardship as their husbands fought to build an independent nation. Women such as Abigail Adams, Dorothy Quincy Hancock, and Julia Stockton Rush contributed their wisdom, strength, and loyalty to the cause of the Revolution, shaping history as a result.