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In Congress, July 4th, 1776 : The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen United States of America

engraved by Wm. Woodruff.
Format
Online; Book; EBook; Broadside
Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. ; 71 x 52 cm.
Variant title
Unanimous Declaration of the thirteen United States of America
Published
Philadelphia : William Woodruff, 1819 ([Philadelphia?] : Printed by C.P. Harrison)
Notes
Engraved script, with signatures in a round hand. Within an ornamental border featuring the state seals in medallions, and portraits of Washington, Jefferson and Adams, all surmounted by an eagle. The seals are numbered, with the names of the states written at the lower corners.
"To the people of the United States this engraving of the Declaration of Independence is most respectfully inscribed by their fellow citizen Wm. Woodruff."
Cited in
Bidwell, J. American history in image and text (Proc. of the American Antiquarian Society, v. 98, pt. 2, 1988), 4.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Mounted on linen. Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
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