In Congress, June 10, 1777.

Resolved, I. That for supplying the Army of the United States with provisions, one commissary general and four deputy commissaries general of purchases; and one commissary general and three deputy commissaries general of issues, be appointed by Congress. ..
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Title In Congress, J Resolved, I. That for supplying the Army of the United States with provisions, one commissary general and four deputy commissaries general of purchases, and one commissary general and three deputy commissaries general of issues, be appointed by Congress.

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In Congress, J Resolved, I. That for supplying the Army of the United States with provisions, one commissary general and four deputy commissaries general of purchases; and one commissary general and three deputy commissaries general of issues, be appointed by Congress. Published: () In Congress, J   Letter book of the Executive Committee, Second Continental Congress, Records of the Office of Congress, ; and intercepted letters, Committee reports of the Congresses, including those of the Committee of the States,appointed to transact the business of the Confederation Congress (June 4-Octo ).

On Jthe first Flag Day observance was held on the th anniversary of the adoption of the Stars and Stripes. As instructed by Congress, the U.S.

flag was flown from all. February 5, A resolution from Congress (J ) concerning accounts for rations. Pages February 6, Court-martial for officer William Williams of the 13th Virginia Regiment, for buying a soldier's shoes ("and thereby rendering the soldier unfit for service'), for messing and sleeping with the soldiers, and for taking.

In SeptemberCongress fled Philadelphia to escape the British capture of the city. After failing to retake Philadelphia, Washington led man army into winter quarters at Valley Forge, located approximately 18 miles (29 km) northwest of Philadelphia.

They remained there for six months, from Decem to J In Congress, J Resolved, I. That for supplying the Army of the United Forty-five numbered resolutions of the Continental Congress outlining the Commissary Department, dated J 11 Title taken from caption title and opening lines of text.

Signed: Extracts from the. The Flag Resolution of June was the first documented meeting, discussion, or debate by Congress about a national flag.

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OnBetsy Ross was paid by the Pennsylvania State Navy Board for making Pennsylvania naval flags, not the Stars and Stripes.: ; Supporters of Canby's story defend his account with arguments including. However, the Congress never conducted any legislative business there and “adjourned from day to day” due to inhospitable work conditions until delegates assembled a quorum on July 7.

The Continental Congress ratified the Articles of Confederation on March 1, 10 JCC, –, vol. ; JCC, –, vol. Scholarly & peer-review only Full text only Exclude Newspapers. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Journals of Congress.

Containing the proceedings from January 1,to January 1, Published by order of Congress. Volume II by United States. Continental Congress.

Publication date Uploaded by associate-jye-afamasaga on J SIMILAR. The Continental Congress was the governing body of the fledgling United States of America from until its capture by the British Army in late 1 Background 2 Membership in Connecticut Delaware Georgia Maryland Massachusetts New Hampshire New Jersey New York North Carolina Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina Virginia The.

The commission is signed by Henry Laurens as President of the Continental Congress and attested by Charles Thomson, Secretary, on January 8, Papers:1 page.

A letter from Henry Laurens, President of the Continental Congress, to Meshech Weare, President of New Hampshire, written on Octo Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: United States.

Continental Congress. OCLC Number: Notes: Forty-five numbered resolutions of the Continental Congress outlining the commissary department, dated J June 11 and J Title from caption title and opening lines of text. Signed: Extracts from the minutes.

John Hancock (–) of Massachusetts was elected president of the Second Continental Congress on 24 May in place of Peyton Randolph, who, as speaker of the Virginia House of Burgesses, felt obligated to return to Virginia to attend the June session of the Burgesses.

Hancock served as president of Congress until 29 Oct. Get this from a library. In Congress, J Resolved, I. That for supplying the Army of the United States with provisions, one commissary general and four deputy commissaries general of purchases ; and one commissary general and three deputy commissaries general of issues, be appointed by Congress.

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Continental Congress. OCLC Number: Notes: Resolutions of the Continental Congress outlining the commissary department and the supply of the Continental troops, dated from J to June 9, Signed on p. 4: Extracts from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary. Imprint from colophon. Text in two columns.

Congress had to flee Philadelphia at the end of Septemberas British troops occupied the city. It relocated itself in York, Pennsylvania, to continue working.

Resigned after being impeached on J Jack T. Camp (R) Senior Federal U.S. Judge for the Northern District of Georgia, who was appointed by Republican George W. Bush, was arrested while trying to purchase cocaine from an FBI agent. Pled guilty to three criminal charges and was sentenced to 30 days in jail, hours' community.

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At head of title: Library of Congress Edited in the Division of manuscripts, Library of Congress: v.Sept. 5, Dec. 31, by Worthington Chauncey Ford. John Adams was rattled inas Congress investigated prisoner abuse.

Adams lamented, “I who would not hurt the Hair of the Head of any Animal am obliged to hear continual Accounts of the most tormenting Ways of starving and freezing, committed by our Enemies.” Basic Books, ), ; Jabez Fitch, J The enclosed Resolves of Congress, it is not included in the letter-book copy vol.

9, 28 March – 10 Juneed. Philander D. Chase. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia,pp. 58–] More between these correspondents. Preceding From Washington to Hancock [2 April ]. In collaboration with: The British Capture. George Washington, December 8, ; George Washington to Continental Congress, Decem ; Online Book.

June 7 – American Revolution: Richard Henry Lee of Virginia proposes to the Continental Congress that "these united colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent states." June 8 – American Revolution: Battle of Trois-Rivières: American invaders are driven back at Trois-Rivières, Quebec.

June 11 – American Revolution: The Continental Congress appoints the Committee of. The Letters Sent include three letterbooks,of copies of letters from Schuyler to the Continental Congress, General Washington and others on the conduct of the war; two volumes of letters and military orders issued by Schuyler and his aides-de-camp, Richard Varick and John Lansing, Jr., ; and additional letters and military.

The 2nd Canadian Regiment, also known as Congress' Own or Hazen's Regiment, was authorized on Januas an Extra Continental regiment and raised in the province of Quebec for service with the Continental Army under the command of Colonel Moses or part of the regiment saw action at Staten Island, Brandywine, Germantown and the Siege of Yorktown.

A report to the executive council of the Continental Congress, dated Februshows that he sent 1, barrels of flour to Philadelphia. The minutes of the Continental Congress for JMaApril 8,and Septem.

Thomas Jefferson, well-known to be the best writer of the group, was selected to be the primary author of the document, which was presented to Congress for review on J June 5. In Philadelphia, Congress requires monthly status reports from all non-combat or supply departments of the floundering Army in Canada.

In Massachusetts, a traitor examiner recommends that all suspected persons should be sent inland at least 10 miles from the coast. June 6. found: Biog. dir. of the U.S. Congress, viewed online, Sept. 2, (CLAY, Henry, (father of James Brown Clay), a Senator and a Representative from Kentucky; born in the district known as “the Slashes,” Hanover County, Va., Apr.

12, ; attended the public schools; studied law in Richmond, Va.; admitted to the bar in and commenced practice in Lexington, Ky.; member, State house of.Congress set the draft aside to debate a resolution that Richard Henry Lee had introduced on June 7. His motion called on Congress to declare independence, form foreign alliances and prepare a.

Correspondence, memoranda, notes, and drafts of documents make up two-thirds of the collection. Jefferson's activities as a delegate to the second Continental Congress, his drafting of the Declaration of Independence in June-Julyand his service as governor of Virginia,are well documented.