Steele Amendment Resources

The Constitution of the United States

The National Motto

The National Anthem

The Pledge of Allegiance

The Constitution of the State of Indiana

The Declaration of Independence

The Mayflower Compact

The Federalist Papers

“Common Sense” by Thomas Paine

United States Supreme Court decisions

Executive orders of the presidents of the United States

Fredrick Douglass’ “Speech at Rochester, New York, on July 5, 1852, entitled “What to a Slave is the Fourth of July?”

Appeal by David Walker

Chief Seattle’s letter to the United States government in 1852 in response to the United States government’s inquiry regarding the purchase of the tribal lands