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U.S. Continental Congress Journals of Congress, and of the United States in Congress assembled

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC00219.07 Author/Creator: U.S. Continental Congress Place Written: New-York Type: Book Date: [ 1787 ] Pagination: v. 7: 48 [10] 49-5 22 x 13 cm

Summary of Content: Evans 17767 (ref. for Claypoole Phila. printing)


Historical Era: The New Nation, 1783-1815

Subjects: Revolutionary WarContinental CongressGovernment and CivicsPoliticsLawMilitary HistoryCongress

Sub Era: Creating a New Government

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