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Book/Printed Material War-Office, November 14, 1776. To the Associators of Pennsylvania

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Title

  • War-Office, November 14, 1776. To the Associators of Pennsylvania : Gentlemen, Congress have received intelligence that a fleet of the enemy, consisting of several hundred sail, were yesterday discovered near Sandy-Hook, steering to the southward. ...

Names

  • United States. Continental Congress. Board of War and Ordnance.
  • Harrison, Benjamin, ca. 1726-1791.
  • Dunlap, John, 1747-1812, printer.
  • Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Philadelphia] : Printed by John Dunlap, [1776]

Headings

  • -  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Naval operations
  • -  Pennsylvania Campaign, 1777-1778
  • -  Philadelphia (Pa.)--History--Revolution, 1775-1783
  • -  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia

Genre

  • Broadsides--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
  • Broadsheet format (Printing)--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776

Notes

  • -  Signed: Benjamin Harrison ... [and 3 others]. Attest. Richard Peters, secretary.
  • -  Place and date of imprint from Evans.
  • -  Evans 15192
  • -  Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 3480
  • -  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.) ; 40 x 24 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Cont Cong no. 15

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 90898013

Online Format

  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

United States Continental Congress. Board Of War And Ordnance, Benjamin Harrison, John Dunlap, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. War-Office, . To the Associators of Pennsylvania: Gentlemen, Congress have received intelligence that a fleet of the enemy, consisting of several hundred sail, were yesterday discovered near Sandy-Hook, steering to the southward. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898013/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress. Board Of War And Ordnance, Harrison, B., Dunlap, J. & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1776) War-Office, . To the Associators of Pennsylvania: Gentlemen, Congress have received intelligence that a fleet of the enemy, consisting of several hundred sail, were yesterday discovered near Sandy-Hook, steering to the southward. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898013/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress. Board Of War And Ordnance, et al. War-Office, . To the Associators of Pennsylvania: Gentlemen, Congress have received intelligence that a fleet of the enemy, consisting of several hundred sail, were yesterday discovered near Sandy-Hook, steering to the southward. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898013/>.