No man contributed more towards our revolution, & no man left behind him less, distinctly to mark his resolutions, his peculiar genius and communications.
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Declaration of Independence, “Rough Draft” — p. 1
4 pages. National Archives, Washington, DC.
This document represents the form in which Jefferson submitted it, together will corrections, additions, and deletions made by Adams and Franklin, by the Committee of Five and by Congress.