CALL NUMBER: PGA - Declaration of Independence--1818 (D size) [P&P]
REPRODUCTION NUMBER: LC-DIG-pga-01012 (digital file from original print)LC-USZ62-91380 (b&w film copy neg.)
RIGHTS INFORMATION: No known restrictions on publication.
SUMMARY: An unfinished proof of John Binns's illuminated facsimile of the Declaration of Independence (no. 1819-1), deposited for copyright on November 4, 1818. The proof lacks the seals of North Carolina and Georgia, the portraits, the eagle, the text of the Declaration, the other inscriptions and imprints, and much of the finished detail engraving.
MEDIUM: 1 print on wove paper : engraving and etching ; sheet 91.4 x 68 cm.
CREATED/PUBLISHED: [United States : s.n., c1818]
Binns, John, 1772-1860.
Sheet trimmed on both sides to within platemark.
Published in: American political prints, 1766-1876 / Bernard F. Reilly. Boston : G.K. Hall, 1991, entry 1818-1.
Declaration of Independence (pictured).
REPOSITORY: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA
DIGITAL ID: (digital file from original print) pga 01012 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pga.01012 (b&w film copy neg.) cph 3b37723 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b37723
CONTROL #: 2003665061
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