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Tory Act resolution is published

Tory Act

The Continental Congress publishes the “Tory Work” resolution on this day in 1776, which describes how colonies should handle those Americans who remain loyal to the British and King George. The act called on colonial committees to indoctrinate those “honest and well-meaning, but uninformed people” by enlightening them as to …

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