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In Congress, July 4, 1776 : a declaration by the representatives of the United States of America, in general congress assembled

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Title:
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
Printer:
Gill, John, 1732-1785
Printer:
Powars, Edward Eveleth
Printer:
Willis, Nathaniel, 1755-1831
Creator:
United States
Former owner:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Date:
[1776]
Format:
Prints
Genre:
Broadsides
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Colonial and Revolutionary Boston (Collection of Distinction)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 50 x 39 cm (full-sheet)
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Restrictions:
Access to physical copy/copies by appointment only. Please contact Boston Public Library Rare Books and Manuscripts Department for further information.
Publisher:
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
Notes:
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.
Language:
English
Identifier:
06_01_016361-06_01_016362
Call #:
RARE BKS H.90.539 xxb
Barcode:
39999087656417