Book/Printed Material In Congress, April 3, 1776

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Title
In Congress, April 3, 1776 : Resolved, that every person intending to set forth and fit out a private ship or vessel of war, and applying for a commission or letters of marque and reprisal for that purpose, shall produce a writing, subscribed by him, containing the name, and tonnage or burthen of the ship or vessel, the number of her guns, with their weight of metal ...
Contributor Names
United States. Continental Congress.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : Printed by John Dunlap, 1776]
Subject Headings
-  Privateering--United States
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Prizes, etc
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Notes
-  Signed: By order of Congress, [blank] president.
-  Imprint supplied from Evans.
-  Evans 15138
-  Journals of the Continental Congress, 105
-  LC copy signed in ms.: John Hancock. Annotated on verso: Duplicates.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 34 x 21 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 10
Digital Id
bdsdcc 01001 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.01001
Library of Congress Control Number
90898009
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https://lccn.loc.gov/90898009
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United States Continental Congress, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. In Congress, April 3,: Resolved, that every person intending to set forth and fit out a private ship or vessel of war, and applying for a commission or letters of marque and reprisal for that purpose, shall produce a writing, subscribed by him, containing the name, and tonnage or burthen of the ship or vessel, the number of her guns, with their weight of metal. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898009/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1776) In Congress, April 3,: Resolved, that every person intending to set forth and fit out a private ship or vessel of war, and applying for a commission or letters of marque and reprisal for that purpose, shall produce a writing, subscribed by him, containing the name, and tonnage or burthen of the ship or vessel, the number of her guns, with their weight of metal. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898009/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. In Congress, April 3,: Resolved, that every person intending to set forth and fit out a private ship or vessel of war, and applying for a commission or letters of marque and reprisal for that purpose, shall produce a writing, subscribed by him, containing the name, and tonnage or burthen of the ship or vessel, the number of her guns, with their weight of metal. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898009/>.

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