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Memorial of 100 Years a Republic: Declaration of Independence
United States; Berry, T J; Loag, Samuel
- Book; Broadside; Online
- 1 sheet ( p.) : ill. ; 62 x 47 cm. on sheet 71 x 54 cm.
- Uniform Title
- Declaration of Independence
- Variant Title
- Memorial of one hundred years a republic
- [Philadelphia : T.J. Berry, c1876] (Philadelphia : Loag, Printer)
- Lithograph; text is in the shape of the Liberty Bell, with some phrases highlighted in bold; without the signatures. The title, on a banner held by an eagle, is flanked by views of Independence Hall and Carpenter's Hall. A "Bird's-eye view of exhibition grounds" centered at the bottom of the sheet is flanked to two soldiers, signed C.H. The elaborate design also features a display of flags, a medallion portrait of Washington, and the seals of all the states.
- Local Notes
- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Mounted on linen; stamped Library of Congress; Duplicate. Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
- Cited in
- Bidwell, J. American history in image and text (Proc. of the American Antiquarian Society, v. 98, pt. 2, 1988), 39.
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