Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence]

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Title
Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence]
Names
Emmet, Thomas Addis, 1828-1919 (Collector)
United States. Congress, Continental, 1775–1789 (Creator)
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series VI. Declaration of Independence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1776-07-04
Place: Philadelphia, Pa.
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Topics
United States. Declaration of Independence
Physical Description
4 pp. Fo
Description
Declaration of Independence. Draft in the handwriting of Thomas Jefferson.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
MSS Unit ID: 275659
Other local Identifier: EM. 1524
NYPL Exhibition ID: 17.01.3001
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): cc022cf0-c52e-012f-bf39-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1776: Created
  • 1828: Creator Born
  • 1919: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1776. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d9ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d9ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1776). Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-d9ee-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Document [fair copy of the Declaration of Independence]