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Title
Document [Bill of Rights]
Collection

Thomas Addis Emmet collection

Series XXVIII. Miscellaneous Manuscripts

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1789
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 927
Genres
Documents
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
Parchment
Description
Official draught of the first twelve amendments to the Constitution
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11868616
MSS Unit ID: 927
Archives EAD ID: 279910
Archives EAD ID: 280188
Calendar number: EM. 20281
NYPL Exhibition ID: PROG17
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6a849f60-c542-012f-f2cf-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1789: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document [Bill of Rights]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1789. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b84c855f-eff4-7cbf-e040-e00a18062c96

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Document [Bill of Rights]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 7, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b84c855f-eff4-7cbf-e040-e00a18062c96

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1789). Document [Bill of Rights] Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/b84c855f-eff4-7cbf-e040-e00a18062c96

Wikipedia Citation

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Document [Bill of Rights]