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Portraits and authograph signatures of the framers and signers of the Declaration of Independence, Philadelphia, July 4th 1776

Format
Online; Visual Materials
Description
1 print : lithograph, b&w ; 44 x 41 cm.
Variant title
Portraits and autograph signatures of the framers and signers of the Declaration of Independence
Declaration centennial, 1776-1876
Published
[Philadelphia] : Published by the Centennial Portrait and Authograph Co., Philada., [1876?], c1874 (Philada. : Thos. Hunter, lith.)
Notes
"Copyright, 1874, by J.H. Hobart, Jr."
Individual cameo portraits and facsimile signatures of 50 of the signers of the Declaration, with another 7 signers representated by facsimile signature only. "Declaration 1776" appears in a circle at the upper left; "Centennial 1876" on the right. With insets of the Liberty Bell, the "State House in 1876," a military emblem and "Carpenters Hall, where the first Congress met."
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Removed from acidic mounts. Albert H. Small Deposit, June, 2004.
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