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.

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.

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 (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.

Lot: 1787 Roger Sherman Declaration Of Independence Signer, Lot Number: 0007, Starting Bid: $100, Auctioneer: American Antique Auctions, Auction: Autographs- Artists to Presidents! Signed, Date: March 5th, 2017 PST

Lot: 1787 Roger Sherman Declaration Of Independence Signer, Lot Number: 0007, Starting Bid: $100, Auctioneer: American Antique Auctions, Auction: Autographs- Artists to Presidents! Signed, Date: March 5th, 2017 PST

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 19-th century steel engraving. The members were (from left to right) Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, Robert R. Livingston, John Adams and Roger Sherman

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

Roger Sherman 1721-1793 American Political Leader And Writer A Signatory Of The Declaration Of Independence From Painting By Alonzo Chappel Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (11 x 17)

Roger Sherman 1721-1793 American Political Leader And Writer A Signatory Of The Declaration Of Independence From Painting By Alonzo Chappel Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (11 x 17)

Fast-Forward Urbanism: Rethinking Architecture's Engagement with the City: Dana Cuff, Roger Sherman

Fast-Forward Urbanism: Rethinking Architecture's Engagement with the City: Dana Cuff, 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.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....

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

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

Roger Sherman 1721 To 1793 American Lawyer And Politician A Signatory Of Declaration Of Independence Engraved By S S Jocelyn From A Painting By Earle Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (12 x 16)

Roger Sherman 1721 To 1793 American Lawyer And Politician A Signatory Of Declaration Of Independence Engraved By S S Jocelyn From A Painting By Earle Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (12 x 16)

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