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Chapin Library of Rare Books and Manuscripts

Stetson Hall, Main St., Williamstown, MA
413/597-2462
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Ranked #13 of 15 Attractions in Williamstown
Type: Libraries, Cultural
Owner description: This library houses rare editions of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of...
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Type: Libraries, Cultural
Owner description: This library houses rare editions of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2007

You should visit this small Williams College library in Stetson Hall just to see all the major documents of the beginning of US history is one case!! They have printed copies of the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, Bill of Rights and Articles of Confederation, some with comments written on them by participants. There are no crowds, you can take your... More 

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