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Declaration of Independence

Explore ways to learn more about the Declaration of Independence, including primary and secondary resources, and teaching tools.

The Declaration in the News

History of the Declaration of Independence - a talk given by David Konig, professor of law and professor emeritus of history at Washington University in St. Louis, on July 3, 2018, about the history of the Declaration of Independence and the importance of Washington University Libraries' rare copy of the document.

A Declaration and a Mystery - HEC-TV video on the Declaration of Independence

Hold That Thought - The Southwick Broadside" - Listen to this episode of the Hold That Thought podcast with Cassie Brand, Curator of Rare Books