In Congress, July 4, 1776 : a declaration by the representatives of the United States of America, in general congress assembled
- In Congress, July 4, 1776 : a declaration by the representatives of the United States of America, in general congress assembled
- Title (alt.) :
Declaration by the representatives of the United States of America
- Title (uniform):
United States. Declaration of Independence
- Gill, John, 1732-1785
- Powars, Edward Eveleth
- Willis, Nathaniel, 1755-1831
- United States
- Former owner:
- Massachusetts Historical Society
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Colonial and Revolutionary Boston (Collection of Distinction)
- 1 sheet ( p.) ; 50 x 39 cm (full-sheet)
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America: Boston :
Printed by John Gill, and Powars and Willis, in Queen-Street
- Notes (citation):
English short title catalogue, W14405
Evans, C. American bibliography, 15161
Walsh, M.J. Contemporary broadside editions of the Declaration of Independence (Harvard Library Bulletin, Vol. 3, no. 1, Winter 1949), 10
Second issue printed by Gill and Powars and Willis, with a single rule and imprint at bottom of sheet. Cf. Walsh.
- Notes (object):
Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) copy with deckles on three edges. Upper right corner torn away. Purchased in Dec., 1944 from the Massachusetts Historical Society.
- Call #:
RARE BKS H.90.539 xxb