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.

The Committee of Five: June the Continental Congress apppointed Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert Livingston, and John Adams to draft a Resolution of Independence.

Roger Sherman (1721-1793) was a lawyer, politician and Founding Father.  He served on th Committee of Five which drafted the Declaration of Independence and was also a representative and senator in the new republic.  He was the only person to sign all four great state papers of the United States:  the Continental Association, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Constitution.

Roger Sherman: United States Senator from Connecticut: signer of the United States Declaration of Independence.

How cute are these festive cookies from @palmersmarket? They can be found at #tidingsfromthehighlands buy your tickets today at nchousetour.com or in person at The Roger Sherman Inn. @rogershermaninn @tracey_mccauley @krystie_inman  #hhtsneakpeek #nchomesfortheholidays

How cute are these festive cookies from @palmersmarket? They can be found at #tidingsfromthehighlands buy your tickets today at nchousetour.com or in person at The Roger Sherman Inn. @rogershermaninn @tracey_mccauley @krystie_inman #hhtsneakpeek #nchomesfortheholidays

Robert Livingston was an American lawyer, politician, diplomat from New York, and a Founding Father of the United States. He was known as "The Chancellor", after the high New York state legal office he held for 25 years. He was a member of the Committee of Five that drafted the Declaration of Independence, along with Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Roger Sherman.

Robert Livingston was an American lawyer, politician, diplomat from New York, and a Founding Father of the United States. He was known as "The Chancellor", after the high New York state legal office he held for 25 years. He was a member of the Committee of Five that drafted the Declaration of Independence, along with Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Roger Sherman.

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

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

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.”  Click to discover more....

Roger Sherman ~ He was the only person to sign all four great state papers of the U.: the Continental Association, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution.

GREENWICH — Christmas has come early for fans of the Greenwich Town Party as the headliner for May’s all-day family friendly music festival has been revealed to be one of the most legendary names in rock and roll history.  Eric Clapton, a three-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and one of the best known guitarists of all time, will be the headline act for the May 26 event, which will again take place in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Additional acts will be announced in the new year and tickets…

Eric Clapton to headline Greenwich Town Party

GREENWICH, CT (CelebrityAccess) - Next year's Greenwich Town Party will have a very special guest with headliner Eric Clapton. Though not an official Greenwich city function, Greenwich Town Party is a major family friendly all-day

Roger Sherman was a self-made American politician, a Connecticut delegate to the second Continental Congress, and the only man to sign all four of the great American documents: the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Association, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitution. Read more at Revolutionary-War.net!

Roger Sherman was a self-made American politician, a Connecticut delegate to the second Continental Congress, and the only man to sign all four of the great American documents.

Roger Sherman

On this day in Roger Sherman, a Connecticut Patriot and member of the Committee of Five selected to draft.

Roger Sherman was the only man to sign all 4 of the important Revolutionary documents: The Association of 1774, the Declaration of Independe...

Roger Sherman was the only man to sign all 4 of the important Revolutionary documents: The Association of the Declaration of Independe.

Roger Sherman Born April 19, 1721  Signed all four of the early documents of the Union. Fascinating life of one of our Founding Fathers.

Roger Sherman (April 1721 – July Signer of the Declaration; Signer of the Constitution; “Master Builder of the Constitution”; Framer of the Bill Of Rights;

alexander calder video showing many stabiles and mobiles in motion. kid friendly

alexander calder video showing many stabiles and mobiles in motion. kid friendly short and excellent!

The "Committee of Five" assigned to draft the Declaration of Independence ( Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert R. Livingston)

The "Committee of Five" assigned to draft the Declaration of Independence ( Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman, Robert R.

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U. S. Constitution

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U. S. Constitution

Roger Sherman, Signer of the Articles of Association, Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the U.

Declaration of Independence Medal - Roger Sherman of Connecticut

Declaration of Independence Medal - Roger Sherman of Connecticut: Removed

The Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense Agents: Ben Daimio, Abe Sapien, Roger the Homunculus, Johann Kraus and Liz Sherman. Art by Mike Mignola.

The Bureau for Paranormal Research and Defense Agents Ben Daimio, Abe Sapien, Roger the Homunculus, Johann Kraus and Liz Sherman. Art by Mike Mignola

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