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MARKING HISTORY: Wilmington man signs Declaration of Independence
Submitted by Tim Buckley on Tue, 03/05/2013 - 8:57am.

videoThe Declaration of Independence has the signature of a man who called Wilmington home.

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On this Independence Day, a reminder of where it all started
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 07/04/2012 - 9:40am.

videoOn July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress in Philadelphia officially adopted the edited and final version of the Declaration of Independence. For most of us, the annual celebration of this momentous day in American and world history is about fun, food and fireworks. But it's worth taking some time to see what our Founding Fathers put their names to.

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On this Independence Day, take time to remember what it's all about
Submitted by WWAY on Sun, 07/03/2011 - 11:00pm.

videoWe obviously all know the significance of the day, but what about the document that formed this nation and changed the world? If you've ever wondered what it was all about or always promised yourself you'd take a few minutes to read it, there's no more need for excuses. Here is your chance to read the Declaration of Independence, and on the 4th of July no less!

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A lesson in history: the Declaration of Independence
Submitted by Kevin Wuzzardo on Mon, 07/05/2010 - 3:35pm.

videoAs you wrap up your holiday weekend, did you take time to remember the meaning of Independence Day? With the help of some community leaders, WWAY shares the words that made America a free and independent nation 234 years ago.

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