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    Humphrey Phelps Unanimous Declaration of Independence Broadside. One page, 22" x 29.75, New York: Humphrey Phelps, [circa 1845]. Printed and hand colored ornamental version of the Declaration of Independence titled "The Unanimous Declaration." Imprint reads Published and For Sale by Humphrey Phelps, No. 4 SPRUCE ST., opposite City Hall, N. York Maigne, Printer, 98 Catharine - Street. Wood-engraved vignettes by William Barritt with the thirteen original colonies represented through illustrated seals. Biographical boxes containing information about George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette at lower margin.

    Condition: Document has been adhered to a backing board. It has separated along left margin, but is held together by backing board and amateur tape repair on verso. Another closed tear at the center of the document which was repaired when attached to backing board. .75" closed tear on right margin. 1.5" closed tear on right margin. .25" x .5" hole at center of document. Upper right corner bumped. Foxed with some areas of soiling.


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