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A declaration by the representatives of the United Colonies of North-America now first met in general congress at Philadelphia : setting forth the causes and necessity of their taking up arms.

Author:
United States. Continental Congress. 1775 [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Printed by William and Thomas Bradford, 1775.
Description:
2 p. leaves, [3]-13 p. Signatures ([A])4 (B)4 ; 20.5 cm. (disbound)
Notes:
  • Drawn up by John Dickinson. cf. L.C. edition of the Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774-1789. Washington, 1905, v. 2, p. 128-157.
  • Signed: By order of Congress, John Hancock, president. Attested, Charles Thomson, secretary. Philadelphia, July 6th, 1775.
  • Ford (1890) no. 49, (1904, Library of Congress) no. 52.
Source acquisition:
Ex copy: Gift: Sidney Lapidus, Princeton Class of 1959, 2010.
Other format(s):
Also available in an electronic version.
Subject(s):
OCLC:
2627684
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