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Title
By the United States in Congress assembled. April 23, 1784 : Resolved, that so much of the territory ceded, or to be ceded by individual states, to the United States, as is already purchased, or shall be purchased, of the Indian inhabitants, and offered for sale by Congress, shall be divided into distinct states in the following manner ...
Contributor Names
United States. Continental Congress.
Lee, Richard Henry, 1732-1794.
Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824.
Hudson & Goodwin, printer.
United States.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Hartford : Printed by Hudson and Goodwin, [1785]
Subject Headings
-  Statehood (American politics)
-  Land settlement--Law and legislation--United States
-  Surveying--Public lands--Northwest, Old
-  United States--Connecticut--Hartford
Genre
Laws--United States--1785
Notes
-  Title taken from caption title and opening lines of text.
-  "May 20, 1785. An ordinance for ascertaining the mode of disposing of lands in the Western Territory": p. [2-4]. Signed on p. [4]: Done by the United States in Congress assembled, the twentieth day of May [1785] ... Richard Henry Lee, p. Charles Thomson, sec'ry.
-  Imprint from colophon. Date of publication supplied by Bristol.
-  Not in Evans.
-  Bristol B6187
-  Shipton & Mooney 44805
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
Medium
[4] p. ; 34 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
Cont Cong no. 134
Digital Id
bdsdcc 13401 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/bdsdcc.13401
Library of Congress Control Number
90898212
Language
English
Online Format
online text
image
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Description
Title taken from caption title and opening lines of text. "May 20, 1785. An ordinance for ascertaining the mode of disposing of lands in the Western Territory": p. [2-4]. Signed on p. [4]: Done by the United States in Congress assembled, the twentieth day of May [1785] ... Richard Henry Lee, p. Charles Thomson, sec'ry. Imprint from colophon. Date of publication supplied by Bristol. Not in Evans. Bristol B6187 Shipton & Mooney 44805 ESTC W23885 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
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United States Continental Congress, Richard Henry Lee, Charles Thomson, Printer Hudson & Goodwin, United States, and Continental Congress Broadside Collection. By the United States in Congress assembled.: Resolved, that so much of the territory ceded, or to be ceded by individual states, to the United States, as is already purchased, or shall be purchased, of the Indian inhabitants, and offered for sale by Congress, shall be divided into distinct states in the following manner. [Hartford: Printed by Hudson and Goodwin, 1785] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/90898212/.

APA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, Lee, R. H., Thomson, C., Hudson & Goodwin, P., United States & Continental Congress Broadside Collection. (1785) By the United States in Congress assembled.: Resolved, that so much of the territory ceded, or to be ceded by individual states, to the United States, as is already purchased, or shall be purchased, of the Indian inhabitants, and offered for sale by Congress, shall be divided into distinct states in the following manner. [Hartford: Printed by Hudson and Goodwin] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/90898212/.

MLA citation style:

United States Continental Congress, et al. By the United States in Congress assembled.: Resolved, that so much of the territory ceded, or to be ceded by individual states, to the United States, as is already purchased, or shall be purchased, of the Indian inhabitants, and offered for sale by Congress, shall be divided into distinct states in the following manner. [Hartford: Printed by Hudson and Goodwin, 1785] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/90898212/>.