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The Shrine Of The Declaration Of Independence And The Constitution

The Shrine Of The Declaration Of Independence And The Constitution Washington District of Columbia
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Stock #: 97287
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: Washington
State: District of Columbia (DC)
Publisher: B. S. Reynolds Co.
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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The Declaration of Independence and the engrossed original of the Constitution have been transferred from the Library of the State Department and are now on exhibition in the beautiful marble hall in the Library of Congress. Between two windows on the west wall of the second floor gallery a niche has been cut in which the Declaration is enshrined. In a marble case standing on the floor in front of the Declaration is the Constitution of the United States. Both historic papers are protected by a glass which has been chemically treated so as to exclude all injurious light

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