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Declaration of Independence sale

 16/11/2017

A crowd of residents and bidders from across the country gathered at Blanchard’s Auction Services (New York) on Saturday to witness something historic — the auction of a 1776 printing of the Declaration of Independence, one of five surviving copies. Read the full article on the Watertown Daily Times. The $1.5 million winning bid set a world record for any New York printing of the Declaration of Independence.
 
A 1776 printing of the Declaration of Independence sold in Potsdam, New York for $1.5 million​