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Silver inkstand, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Silver inkstand, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Used at the signing of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States. Originally used by the State Assembly of the Province of Pennsylvania. Made in 1753 and cost 25 pounds and 16 shillings." Located in Independence Hall. Postcard number: Independence series number 9.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Pennsylvania
Geographical subject – Settlement:Philadelphia
Topical subjects:Inkstands
Independence Hall (Philadelphia, Pa.)
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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