|Reading the Declaration of Independence to the Troops, |
Mort Kunstler--why we celebrate.
|It would seem that our old friend Norman Rockwell |
took Independence Day quite seriously (above, top),
but vacations...somewhat less so.
|Fourth of July in Center Square in 1812 in Philadelphia, |
|The solemn, silent guest|
of honor at the picnic.
|The Fourth of July, 1916, |
|4th of July Sunday School Picnic, Sharon Esther Ascherl |
|Signing of Declaration of Independence, 1818, John Trumbull, as seen by Parade Magazine. What were they thinking?|