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In Congress, November 23, 1776.

United States. Continental Congress.

In Congress, November 23, 1776.

Resolved, that a committee of five be appointed, with full powers to devise and execute measures for effectually reinforcing General Washington, and obstructing the progress of General Howe"s army ..

by United States. Continental Congress.

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Published by Printed by John Dunlap in [Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pennsylvania. -- Military Association -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- American forces.,
  • Pennsylvania -- Militia.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15172.
    ContributionsPennsylvania. Council of Safety.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14621444M

      The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America,When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a . "I have come to the conclusion that one useless man is called a disgrace, that two are called a law firm, and that three or more become a Congress!" -- John Adams, in , The Musical The Legacy of An interview with William Daniels and Lin Manual Miranda. New York City Center. Press Release. Virginia Rep is proud to participate in artoberVA. is an inspiring and imaginative re-creation of the events from May 8 to July 4 in Philadelphia, when the second Continental Congress argued about, voted on, and signed the Declaration of Independence. From John Adams's opening diatribe to the signing of the document, is a classic musical play of mounting tension and triumph/5.   White-Plains, July 9, In Convention of the Representatives of the State of New-York. Resolved unanimously, that the reasons assigned by the Continental Congress, for declaring the united colonies free and independent states, are cogent and conclusive.


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