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The Dallas Public Library permanently displays one of the original copies of the Declaration of Independence, printed on July 4, 1776.

It is on the seventh floor of the city’s central library. To find it, you have to pass a sign inviting you to see a copy of Shakespeare’s First Folio, a kiosk with a picture from Owen Wilson’s high school yearbook and a series of placards promoting Dallas history.

From an article on the Dallas News website

On the night of July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress authorized the first printing of the Declaration of Independence on a wooden press in Philadelphia.

The printer, John Dunlap, made about 200 copies, which were delivered by horsemen throughout the countryside and to legislative assemblies. It was the first time the words “United States of America” appeared in print.

Only 26 of those original documents remain today.