Book/Printed Material In Congress, August 28, 1776 : Resolved, that there be an inspector or inspectors sufficiently qualified to judge the goodness of gun-powder, who shall examine every cask of gun-powder manufactured or to be purchased on account of the United States, by the most approved method of ascertaining the quality of gun-powder ...

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Title
In Congress, August 28, 1776 : Resolved, that there be an inspector or inspectors sufficiently qualified to judge the goodness of gun-powder, who shall examine every cask of gun-powder manufactured or to be purchased on account of the United States, by the most approved method of ascertaining the quality of gun-powder ...
Contributor Names
United States. Continental Congress.
Hancock, John, 1737-1793.
Dunlap, John, 1747-1812, printer.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : Printed by John Dunlap, 1776]
Subject Headings
-  Gunpowder
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Equipment and supplies
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Genre
Broadsides--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Broadsheet format (Printing)--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Notes
-  Signed: By order of Congress, John Hancock, president.
-  Imprint supplied from Evans.
-  Evans 15166
-  Journals of the Continental Congress, 125
-  LC copy annotated on verso: Resolve of Congress of August 28th 1776 for appointing inspectors of gunpowder, &c.
-  Source: Transfer from Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 35 x 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 13
Digital Id
bdsdcc 01301 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.01301
Library of Congress Control Number
90898011
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
Signed: By order of Congress, John Hancock, president. Imprint supplied from Evans. Evans 15166 Journals of the Continental Congress, 125 ESTC W13965 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Transfer; Manuscript Division, Library of Congress. LC copy annotated on verso: Resolve of Congress of August 28th 1776 for appointing inspectors of gunpowder, &c.
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United States Continental Congress, John Hancock, John Dunlap, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. In Congress,: Resolved, that there be an inspector or inspectors sufficiently qualified to judge the goodness of gun-powder, who shall examine every cask of gun-powder manufactured or to be purchased on account of the United States, by the most approved method of ascertaining the quality of gun-powder. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898011/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, Hancock, J., Dunlap, J. & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1776) In Congress,: Resolved, that there be an inspector or inspectors sufficiently qualified to judge the goodness of gun-powder, who shall examine every cask of gun-powder manufactured or to be purchased on account of the United States, by the most approved method of ascertaining the quality of gun-powder. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898011/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, et al. In Congress,: Resolved, that there be an inspector or inspectors sufficiently qualified to judge the goodness of gun-powder, who shall examine every cask of gun-powder manufactured or to be purchased on account of the United States, by the most approved method of ascertaining the quality of gun-powder. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898011/>.