Official Declaration of Independence facsimile

Declaration of Independence, Bound Stone Print as originally inserted into Peter Force’s AMERICAN ARCHIVES: FIFTH SERIES CONTAINING A DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, FROM THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, JULY 4, 1776, Peter Force’s Declaration of Independence facsimile is rarely made available to collectors and is the earliest one generally seen on the market. It was reprinted under Congressional authority using William J. Stone’s 1820 plate derived from the original Declaration. (Photo courtesy Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales)