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A Fac Simile of the Original Rough Draft of the Declaration of Independence

the body of the work in the hand writing of Thomas Jefferson ; alterations in the hands of John Adams and Benjamin Franklin. ; Also, a fac simile of the signatures thereto. .
Book; Online
p. [1] : facsim. ; 82 x 56 cm.
Located in
Brother Jonathan (New York, N.Y. : 1839) Brother Jonathan. Pictorial Brother Jonathan, July 4th, 1848
Uniform Title
Declaration of Independence
Variant Title
Facsimile of the original rough draft of the Declaration of Independence
University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, VA
  • Text of the Declaration printed in 3 columns at the top of the page; below are two columnes discussing the history behind the writing of the Declaration, separated by a panel containing the facsimile signatures.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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Library Location Map Availability Call Number
Special Collections Special Collections N/A Available
image of the page of the digitized material
KF4506 .A1 1848