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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Bradlee Dean: Black-robed Regiment - "Rebellion to Tyrants is Obedience to God"

"My only regret in dying is that I have but one poor life to lose for my country."
-- Captain Nathan Hale's last words before his execution in September 1776 after being captured by the British

Lossing realization (1856) of first committee's reverse

Benjamin Franklin's Great Seal Design

In the story of America's Great Seal, a particularly relevant chapter is the imagery suggested by Benjamin Franklin in August 1776. He chose the dramatic historical scene described in Exodus, where people confronted a tyrant in order to gain their freedom.

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