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In Council of Safety. Philadelphia, October 14, 1776.

In Council of Safety. Philadelphia, October 14, 1776.

Sir, Congress has received intelligence from General Lee, that the Hessians have embarked from Staten-Island, and that there is too much reason to apprehend they are intended to act against this state:--we, therefore, most earnestly entreat you to exert yourself to the utmost to have your battalion in perfect readiness to march at the shortest warning. ..

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

    Subjects:
  • Pennsylvania -- Militia.,
  • Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15017.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17736626M

    Cyrus Griffin ()- President of the United States from January to March was born in the Commonwealth of Virginia and served as a Lawyer. He was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates and a delegate to the Continental Congress from to Griffin was president of the Supreme Court of the Admiralty from its. , April [Baltimore Council of Safety] to John Hancock. , April John Hancock to Baltimore Council of Safety [, April 17]: S[amuel] Purviance to Virginia Council of Safety. target. , May 1: Richard Henry Lee to Samuel Purviance. target. , May 6: Richard Henry Lee to Samuel Purviance. , June 2: Joseph Hewes to.


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Philadelphia, 28th July, In Council of Safety. Philadelphia, Octo Sir, Congress has received intelligence from General Lee, that the Hessians have embarked from Staten-Island, and that there is too much reason to apprehend they are intended to act against this state: we, therefore, most earnestly entreat you to exert yourself to the utmost to have your battalion in perfect readiness to march at the.

LS, DLC:GW. David Rittenhouse (–) of Philadelphia, one of the most accomplished scientists and mathematicians in eighteenth-century America, was an active Patriot who served on the Pennsylvania committee of safety from to and the state council of safety from to   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

In Council of Safety, Philadelphia, December 2, by Pennsylvania. Council of Safety.; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: History, Broadsides; Places: Pennsylvania; Times: Revolution, Book/Printed Material In Council of Safety. Philadelphia, November 14th, 12 o'Clock, Thursday.

Sir. We have certain intelligence that the enemy has actually sailed from New York three hundred ships for this City and that great numbers had got out of the Hook at. The council of safety enclosed two letters introducing representatives of the Six Nations who were on their way to Philadelphia to arrange a meeting between the chiefs of the Six Nations and the Continental Congress.

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Journals for June 7, to Oct. 2, are found in "Public records of the Colony of Connecticut,"v. 15 Includes bibliographical references and indexes [v. 1.] October, to February, Journal of the Council of Safety from Octo to May 6, Appendix.

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Poster gives detailed information about Philadelphia during the Revolutionary War. Item S. Related products. Oct r 12 No. [Council to S. Boone.] Sir. All the Gunlocks you can make are wanted here. You will therefore be kind enough to send them down to this Place as soon as you can.

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Iron gall ink on laid paper, 17 pages, bound. 18 3/4" x 15 1/2". InPennsylvania adopted a new constitution that has been described as the most democratic in America. Excerpt from Minutes of the Common Council of the City of Philadelphia: to Alderman John Jones 6: Wm Hudson is appointed to Collect the Moneys due to the Corporation for the Stalls in the Market.

About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at hor: Philadelphia Common Council. The Committee was reappointed in October,with the addition of some new members, and continued until the middle of the next July, when it was superseded by a Council of Safety appointed by a Provincial Convention.

The Committee of Safety, after its creation, proceeded at once to provide the militia with arms and other war stores. Book/Printed Material To the inhabitants of Pennsylvania.

In Council of Safety. Lancaster, 23, October, Friends and countrymen. We are again called upon by General Washington, for a reinforcement of the militia and have complied with his requisition, on our part. Download Image of In Council of Safety, Novem To the Freemen of the City and liberties of Philadelphia.

Fellow Citizens. [Calling a public meeting at the State-House] [Signed] David Rittenhouse, Vice-President. [Philadelphia: Printed by W. and T. Bra. Free for commercial use, no attribution required.

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RG Council of Safety Minutes The Council of Safety supervised county Committees of Inspection and Observation and militias, and was responsible for raising the “first” Delaware regiment commanded by John Haslet. These files contain the minutes of the Council of.

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The Darker Side of the Militia. by Thomas Verenna. The Gnaddenhutten Massacre. ‘The Memory of the Revolution and the War of ’, The Journal of the American Revolution (January ), if they will do that, they may be most usefully employed.” Letter from George Washington to the Council of Safety, Decemaccessed Author: Thomas Verenna.

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Despite the unforgiveable and fraudulent activities committed by Bellesiles, the Author: Thomas Verenna. This Council was abolished, along with the Corporation, in The Act of Mawhich reincorporated the City established a freeman-elected Council, consisting of fifteen aldermen and thirty Common Council members who chose the Mayor and the.

LAURENS, HENRY, a Delegate from South Carolina; born in Charleston, S.C., March 6, ; received his early education in Charleston; went to England in to acquire a business education; upon his return to the United States in engaged in mercantile pursuits; served as lieutenant colonel in a campaign against the Cherokee Indians ; member of the commons house of assembly in.

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On March 2,Rittenhouse was elected to fill the Pennsylvania Assembly seat of Benjamin Franklin. Franklin had resigned his seat along with his position on the Committee of Safety in order to concentrate fully on being a member of the Continental Congress.

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After the adoption of the state Constitution inthe Council of Safety was dissolved. Minutes of the Provincial Council of Pennsylvania, Volume 5 Volumes of Colonial records of Pennsylvania Minutes of the Provincial Council of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania.

Committee of Safety, Author: Pennsylvania. Provincial Council: Editor: Samuel Hazard: Contributor: Pennsylvania. Committee of Safety, Publisher: J. The Council of Safety publications comprise: "We have certain Intelligence that the Enemy has actually sailed from New York Five Hundred Ships for this City ," 14 Novemberprinted by John Dunlap (Evans ) — "The Fleet which sailed from New-York and took its course to the Southward with the appearance of a design to enter this.

In Council. Philadelphia, July 9, Gentlemen, The Honourable House of General Assembly of this state did, on the 14th day of last month, resolve, "That proper persons be authorised by the president or vice-president in Council, in the city of Philadelphia, and in the counties of Philadelphia, Bucks and Chester, to search for and take an account of all the flour, wheat, grain, or other.

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CONTENTS OF VOL. IV. To Joseph Reed, April 1st page 1. About to set out for New York—Conduct of General Ward—Fry’s record—Affairs in Carolina—Disposition of the ministry—Tendency to independence—Putnam to lead the attack on the British—The Boston loyalists and their pitiful condition—British vessels at Newport lead to Sullivan’s being sent there.July 4.

The Declaration of Independence adopted. July 8. The Declaration of Independence read to the people from the Observatory, State House Yard, by John Nixon. September The British entered Philadelphia.

October Battle of Germantown. October Battle of Red Bank. November Mud Fort evacuated, and taken by the British.Bay to march to Philadelphia should directly with your Com- pany come to Annapolis where you may receive further orders.

15 July No. [Council to Hooper.] To Brigadier General Henry Hooper Sir, We have just received information by Express from Saint Marys and Calvert Counties of .