Book/Printed Material Philadelphia, September 17. The following papers are published by order of Congress : Extract of a letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, dated New-York, August 18.

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Title
Philadelphia, September 17. The following papers are published by order of Congress : Extract of a letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, dated New-York, August 18.
Contributor Names
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
United States. Continental Congress.
Dunlap, John, 1747-1812, printer.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Philadelphia : Printed by John Dunlap, 1776]
Subject Headings
-  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Causes
-  Great Britain--Colonies--America--Early works to 1800
-  Great Britain--Colonies--Administration--Early works to 1800
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Genre
Broadsides--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Broadsheet format (Printing)--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Notes
-  Imprint from Evans.
-  Washington's letter encloses letters from Lord Drummond and General Howe, regarding propositions for a basis of reconciliation; followed by resolutions of the Continental Congress dated Sept. 5 and 6, 1776, and a report of the committee appointed to meet with Lord Howe concerning those propositions.
-  Evans 15168
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 37 x 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 14
Digital Id
bdsdcc 01401 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.01401
Library of Congress Control Number
90898012
Language
English
Online Format
online text
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Description
Imprint from Evans. Washington's letter encloses letters from Lord Drummond and General Howe, regarding propositions for a basis of reconciliation; followed by resolutions of the Continental Congress dated Sept. 5 and 6, 1776, and a report of the committee appointed to meet with Lord Howe concerning those propositions. Evans 15168 ESTC W13974 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/90898012
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Chicago citation style:

Washington, George, United States Continental Congress, John Dunlap, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. Philadelphia, September 17. The following papers are published by order of Congress: Extract of a letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, dated New-York, August 18. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898012/.

APA citation style:

Washington, G., United States Continental Congress, Dunlap, J. & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1776) Philadelphia, September 17. The following papers are published by order of Congress: Extract of a letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, dated New-York, August 18. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898012/.

MLA citation style:

Washington, George, et al. Philadelphia, September 17. The following papers are published by order of Congress: Extract of a letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, dated New-York, August 18. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898012/>.

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