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In Congress, July 4, 1776: A declaration by the representatives of the United States of America, in general Congress assembled
Declaration of Independence
United StatesGaine, Hugh1726 or 7-1807Wilmerding, Lucius1880-1949Continental Congress.
Shipton & Mooney,
Walsh, M.J. "Contemporary Broadside Editions of the Declaration of Independence." Harvard Library Bulletin 3 (1949): 31-43,
Printed by Hugh Gaine, in Hanover-Square.
1 sheet ( p.) ; 49 x 30 cm.
"Signed by order and in behalf of the Congress, John Hancock, president. Attest. Charles Thomson, secretary."
Watermark: Strassburg bend and lily over "GR."
N-YHS copy presented by Lucius Wilmerding. Cf. NYHS Quarterly 32 (1948).