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Book/Printed Material The committee consisting of [blank] to whom was referred the memorial of George Morgan and his associates, respecting a tract of land in the Illinois country of the Missis[s]ippi, beg leave to report ...

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Title

  • The committee consisting of [blank] to whom was referred the memorial of George Morgan and his associates, respecting a tract of land in the Illinois country of the Missis[s]ippi, beg leave to report ...

Names

  • United States. Continental Congress.
  • Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [New York : s.n., 1788]

Headings

  • -  Morgan, George,--1743-1810
  • -  Land titles--Northwest, Old
  • -  Land grants--Northwest, Old
  • -  United States--New York--New York

Genre

  • Broadsides--New York (N.Y.)--1788
  • Broadsheet format (Printing)--New York (N.Y.)--1788

Notes

  • -  Imprint from Evans. Former attribution to John Dunlap rejected in the Journals of the Continental Congress, v. 34, p. 631. Recorded in Dunlap's account book. Cf. JCC 605.
  • -  Evans 21513
  • -  Journals of the Continental Congress, 605
  • -  LC copy annotated on verso: Report on the memorial of George Morgan, Acted on 20 June, 1788.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.

Medium

  • 1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 42 x 26 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Cont Cong no. 234

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 90898163

Online Format

  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

United States Continental Congress, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. The committee consisting of blank to whom was referred the memorial of George Morgan and his associates, respecting a tract of land in the Illinois country of the Mississippi, beg leave to report. [New York: s.n, 1788] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898163/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1788) The committee consisting of blank to whom was referred the memorial of George Morgan and his associates, respecting a tract of land in the Illinois country of the Mississippi, beg leave to report. [New York: s.n] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898163/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. The committee consisting of blank to whom was referred the memorial of George Morgan and his associates, respecting a tract of land in the Illinois country of the Mississippi, beg leave to report. [New York: s.n, 1788] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898163/>.