Book/Printed Material In Congress, May 21, 1776 : Resolved, that all persons taken in arms on board any prize, be deemed prisoners, to be taken care of by the supreme executive power in each colony to which they are brought, whether the prize be taken by vessels fitted out by the Continent ...

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Title
In Congress, May 21, 1776 : Resolved, that all persons taken in arms on board any prize, be deemed prisoners, to be taken care of by the supreme executive power in each colony to which they are brought, whether the prize be taken by vessels fitted out by the Continent ...
Contributor Names
United States. Continental Congress.
Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824.
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--Prisoners and prisons
-  Prisoners of war--United States
-  United States--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia
Genre
Broadsides--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Broadsheet format (Printing)--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1776
Notes
-  Evans gives "Philadelphia." as first word of title transcription, but LC copy filmed for microform edition begins "In Congress."
-  Signed: Extract from the minutes, published by order of Congress, Charles Thomson, secretary.
-  Imprint from Evans.
-  Text includes the form of the parole for prisoners of war.
-  Evans 15142
-  Journals of the Continental Congress, 108
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Formerly LCCN tes54-317. qr01 09-09-89
Medium
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 41 x 24 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 11
Digital Id
bdsdcc 01101 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.01101
Library of Congress Control Number
90898106
Language
English
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Description
Evans gives "Philadelphia." as first word of title transcription, but LC copy filmed for microform edition begins "In Congress." Signed: Extract from the minutes, published by order of Congress, Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from Evans. Text includes the form of the parole for prisoners of war. Evans 15142 Journals of the Continental Congress, 108 ESTC W15282 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Formerly LCCN tes54-317. qr01 09-09-89
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https://lccn.loc.gov/90898106
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United States Continental Congress, Charles Thomson, John Dunlap, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. In Congress,: Resolved, that all persons taken in arms on board any prize, be deemed prisoners, to be taken care of by the supreme executive power in each colony to which they are brought, whether the prize be taken by vessels fitted out by the Continent. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898106/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, Thomson, C., Dunlap, J. & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1776) In Congress,: Resolved, that all persons taken in arms on board any prize, be deemed prisoners, to be taken care of by the supreme executive power in each colony to which they are brought, whether the prize be taken by vessels fitted out by the Continent. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898106/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, et al. In Congress,: Resolved, that all persons taken in arms on board any prize, be deemed prisoners, to be taken care of by the supreme executive power in each colony to which they are brought, whether the prize be taken by vessels fitted out by the Continent. [Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1776] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898106/>.