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By the United States in Congress assembled, September 27, 1785

United States. Continental Congress.

By the United States in Congress assembled, September 27, 1785

The report of the grand committee being amended to read as follows, resolved, that for the services of the present year, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-five, for the payment of one year"s interest on the foreign and domestic debt, and as a provision to discharge the balance of the estimate of April twenty-seventh, one thousand seven hundred and eighty-four ... it will be necessary that three millions of dollars ... be paid into the common treasury ...

by United States. Continental Congress.

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Published by s.n. in [New York .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Appropriations and expenditures, 1785.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsContinental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCont Cong no. 153
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[3] p. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2002182M
      LC Control Number90898233

        There is a nuanced difference. "In Congress assembled" emphasizes the individual states meeting together. "United States of America" emphasizes the national government. We still have arguments about whether we are a group of separate states . When the Second Continental Congress assembled in Philadelphia in May , Washington, one of the Virginia delegates, was elected Commander in Chief of the Continental Army. On July 3, , at Cambridge, Massachusetts, he took command of his ill-trained troops and embarked upon a war that was to last six grueling years.


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