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Book/Printed Material The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting

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Title

  • The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting : Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles ...

Names

  • Great Britain.
  • Boudinot, Elias, 1740-1821.
  • Claypoole, David C., 1757?-1849, printer.
  • United States. Continental Congress.
  • Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Philadelphia : Printed by David C. Claypoole, 1783]

Headings

  • -  United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Peace

Genre

  • Broadsides--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1783
  • Treaties--United States--1782
  • Treaties--Great Britain--1782
  • Broadsheet format (Printing)--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--1783

Notes

  • -  Includes the text of the treaty.
  • -  Signed: In testimony whereof, we have caused our seal to be hereunto affixed. Witness His Excellency Elias Boudinot, president, this fifteenth day of April, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-three ...
  • -  Imprint from Evans.
  • -  Evans 18233
  • -  Journals of the Continental Congress, 403
  • -  LC copy has annotated on verso: Treaty of Paris--1783.
  • -  Source: Transfer from Manuscript Department, Library of Congress.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  Formerly LCCN tes52-813. qr01 09-06-90

Medium

  • 1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 46 x 22 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Cont Cong no. 84

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 90898287

Online Format

  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Great Britain, Elias Boudinot, David C Claypoole, United States Continental Congress, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting: Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles. [Philadelphia: Printed by David C. Claypoole, 1783] Online Text. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898287/.

APA citation style:

Great Britain, Boudinot, E., Claypoole, D. C., United States Continental Congress & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1783) The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting: Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles. [Philadelphia: Printed by David C. Claypoole] [Online Text] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898287/.

MLA citation style:

Great Britain, et al. The United States in Congress assembled, to all who shall these presents greeting: Whereas in and by our commission, dated at Philadelphia, the fifteenth day of June, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-one, the Honorable John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, John Jay, Henry Laurens, and Thomas Jefferson ... with Richard Oswald ... did conclude and sign on the part of the United States of America and the crown of Great-Britain, articles in the words following ... Now know ye, that we the United States in Congress assembled, have ratified and confirmed ... the said articles. [Philadelphia: Printed by David C. Claypoole, 1783] Online Text. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898287/>.