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The Declaration of Independence

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Description: The Declaration of Independence
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Description: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University...
Between 1775 and 1865, the United States moved through an awkward adolescence. Politically, culturally, socially, and economically, the new nation gradually gained an independent sense of self. This was a period of often startling growth. The population increased exponentially; a constant stream of settlers spilled onto the frontier,...
PublisherYale University Art Gallery
PublisherYale University Press
Related print edition pages: pp.63-73

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