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Declaration of Independence by Binns (Engraving)

Artist/Maker: John Binns (1772-1860), publisher; James Barton Longacre (1794-1869) engraver of portraits[1] Created: 1819 Origin/Purchase: Philadelphia

Declaration of Independence

Thomas Jefferson is considered the primary author of the Declaration of Independence,[1] although the finished document went through a process of revision by Jefferson's fellow committee members.