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The United States in Congress assembled, Friday, September 28, 1787 : ... Congress having received the report of the convention lately assembled in Philadelphia, resolved unanimously, that the said report, with the resolutions and letter accompanying the same, be transmitted to the several legislatures, in order to be submitted to a convention of delegates ...

The United States in Congress assembled, Friday, September 28, 1787 : ...

Signed: Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 20790 Source: Transfer from Manuscript Division, Library of Congress. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Replaces cancelled LCCN 90-898... more

The United States in Congress assembled, Friday, September 28, 1787 : ... Congress having received the report of the convention lately assembled in Philadelphia, resolved unanimously, that the said report, with the resolutions and letter accompanying the same, be transmitted to the several legislatures, in order to be submitted to a convention of delegates ...

The United States in Congress assembled, Friday, September 28, 1787 : ...

Signed: Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 20790 Source: Transfer from Manuscript Division, Library of Congress. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Replaces cancelled LCCN 90-898... more

In Congress, August 16, 1779 : Resolved, that the cloathier general estimate the value of the several articles of soldiers cloathing at the prices they were respectively worth at the end of the year 1778 ...

In Congress, August 16, 1779 : Resolved, that the cloathier general es...

Establishing guidelines for paying soldiers for articles of clothing not received. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Not in Evans. Bristol B4973 Shipton & Mooney 43714 Also available... more

In Congress, August 16, 1779 : Resolved, that the cloathier general estimate the value of the several articles of soldiers cloathing at the prices they were respectively worth at the end of the year 1778 ...

In Congress, August 16, 1779 : Resolved, that the cloathier general es...

Establishing guidelines for paying soldiers for articles of clothing not received. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Not in Evans. Bristol B4973 Shipton & Mooney 43714 Also available... more

An ordinance for the government of the territory of the United States, North-west of the river Ohio.

An ordinance for the government of the territory of the United States,...

The ordinance as passed July 13, 1787. Cf. Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 32, p. 334-343. Imprint from Evans. Former attribution to the press of John Dunlap rejected in the Journals of the Continental... more

An ordinance for the government of the territory of the United States, North-west of the river Ohio.

An ordinance for the government of the territory of the United States,...

The ordinance as passed July 13, 1787. Cf. Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 32, p. 334-343. Imprint from Evans. Former attribution to the press of John Dunlap rejected in the Journals of the Continental... more

An address of the Congress to the inhabitants of the United States of America : Friends and countrymen, three years have now passed away, since the commencement of the present war. ...

An address of the Congress to the inhabitants of the United States of ...

"In Congress, May 9, 1778. Resolved, that it be recommended to ministers of the Gospel, of all denominations, to read, or cause to be read, immediately after divine service, the above address to the inhabitants... more

An address of the Congress to the inhabitants of the United States of America : Friends and countrymen, three years have now passed away, since the commencement of the present war. ...

An address of the Congress to the inhabitants of the United States of ...

"In Congress, May 9, 1778. Resolved, that it be recommended to ministers of the Gospel, of all denominations, to read, or cause to be read, immediately after divine service, the above address to the inhabitants... more

In Congress, 27th May, 1778 : Establishment of the American Army. I. Infantry. Resolved, that each battalion of infantry shall consist of nine companies ... II. Artillery ... III. Cavalry ... IIII. Provost ...

In Congress, 27th May, 1778 : Establishment of the American Army. I. I...

Resolutions of the Continental Congress passed May 27-June 2, 1778. Signed: Extracts from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 16126 Journals of the Continental Congress, 221 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylv... more

In Congress, 27th May, 1778 : Establishment of the American Army. I. Infantry. Resolved, that each battalion of infantry shall consist of nine companies ... II. Artillery ... III. Cavalry ... IIII. Provost ...

In Congress, 27th May, 1778 : Establishment of the American Army. I. I...

Resolutions of the Continental Congress passed May 27-June 2, 1778. Signed: Extracts from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 16126 Journals of the Continental Congress, 221 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylv... more

In Congress. May 12, 1777 : Resolved, that all post-masters, post-riders, and persons immediately concerned in conducting the business of the Post Office ought to be exempted from all military duties : and that it be recommended to the legislatures of the different states, to exempt such persons accordingly.

In Congress. May 12, 1777 : Resolved, that all post-masters, post-ride...

Signed: Extract from the minutes. Cha. Thomson, secry. Imprint supplied from Evans. Evans 15669 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

In Congress. May 12, 1777 : Resolved, that all post-masters, post-riders, and persons immediately concerned in conducting the business of the Post Office ought to be exempted from all military duties : and that it be recommended to the legislatures of the different states, to exempt such persons accordingly.

In Congress. May 12, 1777 : Resolved, that all post-masters, post-ride...

Signed: Extract from the minutes. Cha. Thomson, secry. Imprint supplied from Evans. Evans 15669 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

United States lottery : the scheme is, that this lottery consist of four classes, of one hundred thousand tickets each. ...

United States lottery : the scheme is, that this lottery consist of fo...

Includes two resolutions of the Continental Congress, dated Nov. 27, 1776 and May 2, 1778, and signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Recorded twice by Evans, among entries for 1776 and 1... more

United States lottery : the scheme is, that this lottery consist of four classes, of one hundred thousand tickets each. ...

United States lottery : the scheme is, that this lottery consist of fo...

Includes two resolutions of the Continental Congress, dated Nov. 27, 1776 and May 2, 1778, and signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Recorded twice by Evans, among entries for 1776 and 1... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Plan for conducting the Hospital Department of the United States.

Dated on p. [3]: In Congress, September 30, 1780. Signed at end: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 17040 Journals of the Continental Congress, 337 Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4041 S... more

Philadelphia. In Congress, December 6, 1775 : We the delegates of the thirteen United Colonies in North-America, have taken into our most serious consideration a proclamation issued from the Court at St. James's, on the twenty-third day of August last. ...

Philadelphia. In Congress, December 6, 1775 : We the delegates of the ...

Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, sec. Text in three columns. Bristol B4150a Shipton & Mooney 42965 Journals of the Continental Congress, 75 LC copy imperfect: most of heading and top line of t... more

Philadelphia. In Congress, December 6, 1775 : We the delegates of the thirteen United Colonies in North-America, have taken into our most serious consideration a proclamation issued from the Court at St. James's, on the twenty-third day of August last. ...

Philadelphia. In Congress, December 6, 1775 : We the delegates of the ...

Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, sec. Text in three columns. Bristol B4150a Shipton & Mooney 42965 Journals of the Continental Congress, 75 LC copy imperfect: most of heading and top line of t... more

In Congress, April 1, 1777 : For the better regulating the pay of the army, resolved, that the paymaster or deputy paymaster general shall pay no money but by warrants from the commanders in chief in their respective departments, countersigned by their respective secretaries ...

In Congress, April 1, 1777 : For the better regulating the pay of the ...

Signed: Extract from the minutes. Published by order of Congress, Charles Thomson, secretary. Includes also resolutions dated April 2, 9, and 10. Evans 15658 Journals of the Continental Congress, 157 Also avail... more

In Congress, April 1, 1777 : For the better regulating the pay of the army, resolved, that the paymaster or deputy paymaster general shall pay no money but by warrants from the commanders in chief in their respective departments, countersigned by their respective secretaries ...

In Congress, April 1, 1777 : For the better regulating the pay of the ...

Signed: Extract from the minutes. Published by order of Congress, Charles Thomson, secretary. Includes also resolutions dated April 2, 9, and 10. Evans 15658 Journals of the Continental Congress, 157 Also avail... more

By the United States in Congress assembled. June 3, 1784 : On the report of a committee consisting of Mr. Spaight, Mr. Gerry, Mr. Lee, Mr. Beatty and Mr. Sherman, to whom was referred a report of a committee on a report of the superintendant of finance, dated the 5th of November 1783, in answer to questions proposed by the commissioner for settling the accounts of the state of Pennsylvania with the United States, and also a report on the petition of James Smith, praying for a sum of money to be advanced to him on account. Resolved ...

By the United States in Congress assembled. June 3, 1784 : On the repo...

Imprint supplied by Evans. Evans 18826 Journals of the Continental Congress, 440 Wheeler, J.T. Maryland, 359 LC copy signed in ms.: Chas Thomson secy. Annotated on verso: June 3d 1784. Commissioners for settli... more

By the United States in Congress assembled. June 3, 1784 : On the report of a committee consisting of Mr. Spaight, Mr. Gerry, Mr. Lee, Mr. Beatty and Mr. Sherman, to whom was referred a report of a committee on a report of the superintendant of finance, dated the 5th of November 1783, in answer to questions proposed by the commissioner for settling the accounts of the state of Pennsylvania with the United States, and also a report on the petition of James Smith, praying for a sum of money to be advanced to him on account. Resolved ...

By the United States in Congress assembled. June 3, 1784 : On the repo...

Imprint supplied by Evans. Evans 18826 Journals of the Continental Congress, 440 Wheeler, J.T. Maryland, 359 LC copy signed in ms.: Chas Thomson secy. Annotated on verso: June 3d 1784. Commissioners for settli... more

In Congress. Baltimore, February 26, 1777 : Resolved, that an interest of six per cent. per annum, be allowed on all sums of money already borrowed, and directed to be borrowed, on loan-office certificates, although such certificates mention only an interest of four per centum per annum. ...

In Congress. Baltimore, February 26, 1777 : Resolved, that an interest...

Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, sec'ry. Followed by a letter of transmission from the Board of Treasury, dated Feb. 26, 1777. Signed: William Govett, a. aud. gen. Blanks are provided for the ... more

In Congress. Baltimore, February 26, 1777 : Resolved, that an interest of six per cent. per annum, be allowed on all sums of money already borrowed, and directed to be borrowed, on loan-office certificates, although such certificates mention only an interest of four per centum per annum. ...

In Congress. Baltimore, February 26, 1777 : Resolved, that an interest...

Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, sec'ry. Followed by a letter of transmission from the Board of Treasury, dated Feb. 26, 1777. Signed: William Govett, a. aud. gen. Blanks are provided for the ... more

In Congress, May 2, 1780 : Instructions to the captains and commanders of private armed vessels which shall have commissions or letters of marque and reprisal.

In Congress, May 2, 1780 : Instructions to the captains and commanders...

Signed on p. [2]: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Originally published: Philadelphia : David Claypoole, 1780. Imprint from Livingston. Probably printed about the end of April, 1781. Cf. Li... more

In Congress, May 2, 1780 : Instructions to the captains and commanders of private armed vessels which shall have commissions or letters of marque and reprisal.

In Congress, May 2, 1780 : Instructions to the captains and commanders...

Signed on p. [2]: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Originally published: Philadelphia : David Claypoole, 1780. Imprint from Livingston. Probably printed about the end of April, 1781. Cf. Li... more

By the United States in Congress assembled, a proclamation : Whereas the United States in Congress assembled, by their commissioners duly appointed and authorized, did on the twenty-eighth day of November, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-five, at Hopewell on the Keowee, conclude articles of a treaty with all the Cherokees ...

By the United States in Congress assembled, a proclamation : Whereas t...

Signed: Cyrus Griffin, president. Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Evans. Former attribution to John Dunlap rejected in the Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 34, p. 631. Recorded in Dunlap's acco... more

By the United States in Congress assembled, a proclamation : Whereas the United States in Congress assembled, by their commissioners duly appointed and authorized, did on the twenty-eighth day of November, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-five, at Hopewell on the Keowee, conclude articles of a treaty with all the Cherokees ...

By the United States in Congress assembled, a proclamation : Whereas t...

Signed: Cyrus Griffin, president. Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Evans. Former attribution to John Dunlap rejected in the Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 34, p. 631. Recorded in Dunlap's acco... more

In Congress, July 25, 1778 : 1. Resolved, that the expedition against the fortress of Detroit be for the present deferred. ...

In Congress, July 25, 1778 : 1. Resolved, that the expedition against ...

Four numbered resolutions of the Continental Congress. Signed: Extract from the minutes. Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Bristol. Not in Evans. Bristol B4824 Shipton & Mooney 43579 Source: Transfer fro... more

In Congress, July 25, 1778 : 1. Resolved, that the expedition against the fortress of Detroit be for the present deferred. ...

In Congress, July 25, 1778 : 1. Resolved, that the expedition against ...

Four numbered resolutions of the Continental Congress. Signed: Extract from the minutes. Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Bristol. Not in Evans. Bristol B4824 Shipton & Mooney 43579 Source: Transfer fro... more

In Congress, February 5, 1778 : Resolved, that the captain or commanding officer of each company in the service of the United States shall, at the end of every month, furnish the regimental pay-master with a pay roll ...

In Congress, February 5, 1778 : Resolved, that the captain or commandi...

Imprint from Evans. Followed by resolutions of February 6 and February 9 concerning auditors of accounts and conduct of officers. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 16115 Journa... more

In Congress, February 5, 1778 : Resolved, that the captain or commanding officer of each company in the service of the United States shall, at the end of every month, furnish the regimental pay-master with a pay roll ...

In Congress, February 5, 1778 : Resolved, that the captain or commandi...

Imprint from Evans. Followed by resolutions of February 6 and February 9 concerning auditors of accounts and conduct of officers. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Evans 16115 Journa... more

In Congress, February 6, 1778. For the better regulating the hospitals of the United States of America : resolved, that there be a deputy-director-general for the hospitals between Hudson and Potowmack rivers ...

In Congress, February 6, 1778. For the better regulating the hospitals...

Establishing and regulating the administration of hospitals. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Bristol. Not in Evans. Bristol B4815 Shipton & Mooney 43570 LC copy imperf... more

In Congress, February 6, 1778. For the better regulating the hospitals of the United States of America : resolved, that there be a deputy-director-general for the hospitals between Hudson and Potowmack rivers ...

In Congress, February 6, 1778. For the better regulating the hospitals...

Establishing and regulating the administration of hospitals. Signed: Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Bristol. Not in Evans. Bristol B4815 Shipton & Mooney 43570 LC copy imperf... more

In Congress, April 14, 1777 : Resolved, that it be recommended to the executive powers of each of the United States to enquire into the conduct of all officers on the recruiting service within them respectively, to remove all such as belong to the battalions of their respective quotas, who have neglected their duty ...

In Congress, April 14, 1777 : Resolved, that it be recommended to the ...

Signed: Extracts from the minutes, Chrales [i.e. Charles] Thomson, secretary. Includes also a resolve of April 29 concerning the duties of regimental paymasters. Evans 15665 Journals of the Continental Congress... more

In Congress, April 14, 1777 : Resolved, that it be recommended to the executive powers of each of the United States to enquire into the conduct of all officers on the recruiting service within them respectively, to remove all such as belong to the battalions of their respective quotas, who have neglected their duty ...

In Congress, April 14, 1777 : Resolved, that it be recommended to the ...

Signed: Extracts from the minutes, Chrales [i.e. Charles] Thomson, secretary. Includes also a resolve of April 29 concerning the duties of regimental paymasters. Evans 15665 Journals of the Continental Congress... more