Fryday March 22. 1776. Congress took into Consideration the Declaration brought in by the Committee, and after debate, the further Consideration of it, at the request of a Colony was postponed till tomorrow.
“[Fryday March 22. 1776.]
,” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified December 28, 2016, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Adams/01-03-02-0016-0082. [Original source: The Adams Papers, Diary and Autobiography of John Adams, vol. 3, Diary, 1782–1804; Autobiography, Part One to October 1776, ed. L. H. Butterfield. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1961, p. 373.]