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Memorial of 100 Years a Republic: Declaration of Independence

United States; Berry, T J; Loag, Samuel
Format
Book; Broadside; Online
Published
[Philadelphia : T.J. Berry, c1876] (Philadelphia : Loag, Printer)
Language
English
Uniform Title
Declaration of Independence
Variant Title
Memorial of one hundred years a republic
Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. ; 62 x 47 cm. on sheet 71 x 54 cm.
Notes
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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KF4506 .A1 1876