Rare Centennial Broadside of the Declaration of Independence
Declaration of Independence Centennial Memorial Broadside.
United States Congress.$1,500.00
Item Number: 5511
New York: James D. McBride, Printed by the Colombian Publishing Company, 1876.
Rare Centennial Memorial facsimile broadside of the Declaration of Independence. In near fine condition. The document measures 14 inches by 17 inches. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 19 inches by 23 inches. An excellent example.
On the 100th anniversary of the signing of The Declaration of Independence, James McBride printed this detailed broadside. The broadside is decorated with a lovely engraved border featuring ribbons and stars and an elaborate header that depicts a bald eagle flanked by six American flags and is verified with the Department of the Interior’s engraved seal and the Secretary’s engraved signature.