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Declaration of Independence July 4th, 1776

I. Trumbull, pinxt. ; I.W. Baumann sculpt. München.
Format
Online; Visual Materials
Description
1 print : engraving, b&w ; 13 x 18 cm. on sheet 28 x 44 cm. folded to 28 x 22 cm.
Published
New York (12 Frankfort Street) : Sold by Charles Magnus, [ca. 1860]
Notes
A depiction of John Trumbull's painting of the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
Engraved letterhead, at top of p. [1] of folded sheet; p. [2]-[4] are blank.
According to H.T. Peters, America on stone, p. 269, Magnus was at 12 Frankfort Street from 1858 to 1865.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 1: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Copy 2: 13 x 18 cm. on sheet 29 x 46 cm. folded to 28 x 23 cm. Hand colored. Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
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