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Postponement of a Commission for Lieutenant-Colonel of the Fourth Regiment of Militia. [1775-09-11] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Supplies Requested to Supply Colonel Poor's Regiment with Provisions. [1775-09-12] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Thornton, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Whipple and General Folsom to Wait on General Washington. [1775-09-12] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington Requires the Payment to the New-Hampshire Troops Bound to Canada. [1775-09-16] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-09-27] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Captain Titus Salter to Take Command of the Batteries on Pierce's and Sevey's Islands. [1775-09-27] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-09-27] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-09-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonel Timothy Walker to pay the New-Hampshire Troops. [1775-09-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Boom strong enough to prevent the passage of Vessels directed to be laid across the River from Pierce's to Sevey's Island. [1775-09-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Capture of the Ship Prince George, by a sub-Committee, at Portsmouth, Field-Officers of New-Hampshire Troops at Winter-Hill request General Sullivan may fill vacancies in the Regiments there, Orders to Captain Robert Parker to inlist Matrosses for the defence of Sevey's Island. [1775-10-10] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Wrote to General Washington. [1775-10-11] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0003] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minute-Men to be inlisted for four months. [1775-10-12] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0003] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Received Letters From Gerenal Washington. [1775-10-16] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0003] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payment. [1775-10-17] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0003] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Wrote George Washington. [1775-10-18] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Part of the Cargo of the Ship Prince George to be sold, and Captain Richard Emms, and the crew, paid from the proceeds. [1775-10-18] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to the Captains and other Officers of the Militia of New-Hampshire. [1775-10-13] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Weare and General Folsora desired to attend, on behalf of New-Hampshire, a Conference of sundry Members of the Continental Congress, and Gentlemen of the other New-England Colonies, at Cambridge. [1775-10-13] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Committee desired to repair to Portsmouth on the report that a Fleet was expected to attack that place General Sullivan requests that Commissions may be filled for the vacancies in the New-Hampshire Regiments. [1775-10-23] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Receipt of Letters. [1775-10-26] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Vessels directed to be placed in Piscataqua Harbour. [1775-10-27] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-10-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-11] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee continued until the sitting of the Provincial Congress, on the 21st of December next. [1775-11-16] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Agreeable news of the surrender of Fort St. John's received. [1775-11-17] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Three hundred Pounds, in gold, sent to Canada to pay the New-Hampshire Troops under the command of Colonel Bedel. [1775-11-18] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Number of the Inhabitants of New-Hampshire transmitted to the Continental Congress. [1775-11-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Philip Goldthwaite and Hon. Daniel Rogers, suspected of being unfriendly to the liberties of America, examined by the Committee, and discharged. [1775-11-23] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Colonel Wingate. [1775-11-24] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0006] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Bartlett. [1775-11-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0006] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captains Salter and Daniels ordered to fill their Companies to serve till the last of December next. [1775-11-28] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0006] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee met at Portsmouth: Orders to Captains to inlist Companies to serve in the Continental Army under General Washington, until the 15th of January next. [1775-12-2] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0007] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sunday, December 3, 1775. [1775-12-3] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0007] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Monday, December 4, 1775. [1775-12-4] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Tuesday, December 5, 1775. [1775-12-5] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Wednesday, December 6, 1775. [1775-12-6] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Adjourned to meet at Exeter on the 11th instant. [1775-12-7] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Monday, December 11, 1775. [1775-12-11] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Tuesday, December 12, 1775. [1775-12-12] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Thornton and Colonel Weare directed to confer with General Washington about recruiting the Continental Army. [1775-12-13] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thursday, December 14, 1775. [1775-12-14] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Friday, December 15, 1775. [1775-12-15] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Payments. [1775-12-16] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonel Hobart for paying the Regiments under Colonels Stark, Reed, and Poor. [1775-12-16] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Congress met at Exeter, Committee to report a scheme for the emission of a sufficient amount of Money for the demands on the Colony. [1775-10-31] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee: An issue of twenty and Pounds ordered. [1775-11-01] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minute-Men to be inlisted for four months only, Inhabitants of Hillsborough County requested not to disturb or molest John Quigley, Esquire, under pretence of his being an enemy to his country, George Jaffrey, late Treasurer, required to attend the Congress forthwith, with his Accounts. [1775-11-02] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to prepare a Petition to the Continental Congress, on the state of the Colony. [1775-11-03] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0011] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Delegates to represent the Colony in future to be chosen by the votes of the Electors, and not by the value of their estates, Qualifications of Electors and Representatives. [1775-11-04] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0011] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Complaint of the training Soldiers in East-Kingston, against Lieutenant-Colonel Gale, The Fortresses lately built for the defence of Piscataqua to be supported and maintained by New-Hampshire, Deserters from the Continental Army to be arrested by Committees, and sent to Head-Quarters. [1775-11-07] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0012] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Wingate appointed to command the Fortresses on Piscataqua River, Other Officers appointed, Butchers in Portsmouth required to refund unreasonable fees paid them for killing Cattle for the Provincial Forces, Committee to examine the Accounts of George Jagroy, late Treasurer, Field-Officers for Militia Regiments appointed. [1775-11-08] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0013] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Ezekiel Worthen, Engineer at Piscataqua, required to pay all due obedience to the orders of this Congress, Thanks of the Congress to the Gentlemen who laboured on the Batteries at Portsmouth on the late alarming emergency, Votes of the 4th instant, respecting Representatives, reconsidered and made void, Committee to frame a Plan for the future Representation of the People of the Colony. [1775-11-09] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0014] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Eight hundred men to be inlisted for the defence and security of the Harbour of Piscataqua, and the Fortresses there, Form of the Inlistment. [1775-11-10] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0014] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Members of the Congress to be paid for Sundays and Travel. [1775-11-10] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0015] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to prepare a plan for Representation of the people of the Colony. [1775-11-13] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0015] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to consider the behaviour of Samuel Dyer, complained of as an enemy to this country, Plan of Representation reported and adopted. [1775-11-14] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0016] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Meshech Weare appointed President pro tempore of the Congress, Samuel Dyer directed to confine himself to his present place of abode in Berwick, Committee to carry into execution the Resolve of the Continental Congress of October authorizing exports, to procure Arms, and c., General Sullivan informed that the Congress is ready to hear him, 1775. Report of the Committee on the complaint against Lieutenant-Colonel Gale, Thanks of the Congress to General Washington and General Sullivan, Committees throughout the Colony requested to report the names of persons suspected to be inimical to the country, Committee of Safety continued, with the same authority as heretofore, until the sitting of the next Congress. [1775-11-15] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0017] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders in regard to certain persons inimical to the country. [1775-11-16] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0019] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Towns and Town-Officers to proceed as heretofore, unless specially directed otherwise by the Provincial or the General Congress. [1775-11-16] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0019] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution of the Continental Congress of November 3, on establishing Government in New-Hampshire, The Congress dissolved. [1775-11-16] Continental Congress; Hancock, John; Thomson, Charles; Emery, Noah; New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0020] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to General Gage. [1775-09-21] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0320] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to General Gage: Has just received his Circumstantial Account of the unhappy affair that happened on the 19th of April. [1775-09-30] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: Has not yet received answers to his Letters and Messages to the Indian Nations: Colonel Kirkland, who has been obliged to fly, will state the situation of attain in the back parts of the Southern Provinces. [1775-09-30] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to Major Small. [1775-10-02] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0317] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from C. Sheriff to General Robertson. [1775-10-02] Shirreff, C.. [S4-V4-p0334] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to Major Donkin. [1775-10-02] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0334] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to Admiral Graves. [1775-10-03] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: Has received a Talk from the Cherokees, it shows their disposition, which he will cultivate: It will no longer be good policy to foment the differences between the Choctaws and Creeks, as it will prevent the Creeks from engaging in his Majesty's service. [1775-10-03] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: A great majority of the back Inhabitants of Carolina are attached to Government, and an indiscriminate attack by Indians might do much harm: He will induce them to act with their well disposed neighbours. [1775-10-03] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0317] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lieutenant Graves to Admiral Graves, with a Report of the state of the Schooner St. Lawrence. [1775-10-03] Graves, John, Lieutenant. [S4-V4-p0327] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Mulcaster to General Grant, giving a general view of the state of affairs at the South. [1775-10-03] Mulcaster, Frederick George. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Daniel Chamier, Jun., to Daniel Chamier. [1775-10-03] Chamier, Daniel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0337] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Spencer Man to General Grant: The political body in Florida is much diseased, the Governour has neither ability to point out, nor interest to procure, any good for the People. [1775-10-04] Man, Spencer. [S4-V4-p0335] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Alexander Ross to Captain Stanton: Captain Fordyce, with his Company and a Detachment, is on board a Vessel, to sail with the first fair wind for Virginia. [1775-10-04] Ross, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0335] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Moultrie to General Grant: St. Augustine is already too weak, no more Troops should be taken from it, it is now the best and only communication between Great Britain and our Red Brothers. [1775-10-04] Moultrie, John, Lieutenant-Governour of East-Florida. [S4-V4-p0336] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to Samuel Kemble. [1775-10-04] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0340] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Furlong to General Gage: But about forty men for duty at St. Augustine. [1775-10-05] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0319] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Alexander Skinner to Brigadier General Grant. [1775-09-21] Skinner, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Alexander Skinner to General Grant: The St. Lawrence has arrived at St. Augustine, if she had been sooner on the station, one hundred barrels of the King's Powder, taken out of Lofthouse, by a Carolina Pirate, would have been saved. [1775-10-05] Skinner, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Schuyler's Orders to Captain Hurlbert, in charge of the Prisoners Ticonderoga, November 1, 1775. [1775-11-01] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V1-p0816] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Congress: He is ordered to their Quarters immediately, sends his Orderly Book and Returns of Stores, and c., to the Provincial Congress. [1775-11-01] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0020] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Wingate to the New-Hampshire Congress He finds it absolutely necessary that a person acquainted with the Rivers and Tides in the Harbour be appointed to take charge of the Ship and Fire-rafts. [1775-11-02] Wingate, Joshua, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connolly's Commission from Lord Dumore. [1775-11-05] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0617] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of a Convention of the County of Cumberland. [1775-11-07] . [S4-V1-p1320] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of the Delegates of the several Towns in the County of Cumberland, met in Convention. [1775-12-21] . [S4-V1-p1349] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Field-Officers at Portsmouth to the New-Hampshire Congress: Eight hundred men not enough to manage the Shipping and Fire-rafts in the event of an attack. [1775-11-08] Wingate, Joshua, Colonel; Burnam, Jonathan; Hackett, James. [S4-V4-p0021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Hall Jackson to the New-Hampshire Congress: He raised an Artillery Company for the defence of Portsmouth, their time will expire on the 15th, he desires directions as to the disposition of the Arms, and c., in their possession. [1775-11-08] Jackson, Hall. [S4-V4-p0021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the Governour of West Florida, offering Lands to such as seek a retreat in that Province. [1775-11-11] Chester, Peter, Governour of West-Florida. [S4-V4-p0341] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Allan Cameron to Duncan Cameron: He has accepted a Commission under Lord Dunmore, and is to set out tomorrow morning for Detroit with Major Connolly. [1775-11-11] Cameron, Allan. [S4-V4-p0342] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Allan Cameron to Daniel Chamier. [1775-11-11] Cameron, Allan. [S4-V4-p0342] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Portsmouth Committee to the New-Hampshire Congress, recommending to their notice the important services of Dr. Jackson. [1775-11-13] New-Hampshire, Portsmouth Committee of Correspondence; Wentworth, H.. [S4-V4-p0022] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New-Hampshire Congress: Transmits sundry Resolves of the Cominental Congress, and earnestly recommends them to attend to the making of Saltpetre. [1775-11-13] Bartlett, Josiah. [S4-V4-p0022] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Montagu to Admiral Graves. [1775-11-14] Montagu, James, Captain. [S4-V4-p0343] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Griffin to George Giffarina: He is at Jamestown, surrounded by Rebels, and dare not move, a thousand Rebels are on their way for Norfolk, to punish the People there for declaring for Government, two Regiments would restore peace and good order to the Province. [1775-11-14] Griffin, W.. [S4-V4-p0343] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Asycough. [1775-11-16] . [S4-V1-p1333] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Chester to Governour Tryon: Has received Instructions from the King to afford protection to such of his Loyal Subjects as are compelled to fly from the Colonies in Rebellion, and wish for an asylum in West-Florida. [1775-11-18] Chester, Peter, Governour of West-Florida. [S4-V4-p0340] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to General Schuyler: The Troops under Colonel Bedel were sent to his Army by the advice of General Washington, what is necessary for their subsistence and comfort should be advanced out of the Continental Chest. [1775-11-18] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to Colonel Bedel: The Provincial Congress cannot send him money for his Troops, and they have requested General Schuyler to advance what may be necessary. [1775-11-18] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Walter Hatton to Nathaniel Coffin: Those in arms against the Government know that the halter is round their necks, and, if taken, they are liable to be trussed up without delay, many have sworn allegiance to the lawful Sovereign in Norfolk, Portsmout, Nansemond, and c.: they amount to upwards of three thousand. [1775-11-21] Hatton, Walter. [S4-V4-p0346] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to the Delegates of the Colony in Congress: The Colony has advanced for the Army twenty thousand Pounds, lawful money, and requests that a part of it may be repaid. [1775-11-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by General Carleton, requiring all persons in Quebeck, who refuse to take up Arms, to quit the Town in four days. [1775-11-22] Carleton, Guy, General; Cramahe, H. T.. [S4-V4-p0487] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Thompson to the Portsmouth Committee: Persons should be appointed to take charge of the Fire-rafts, as they are thought things of some consequence, proper care should be taken of them. [1775-11-23] Thompson, T., Captain. [S4-V4-p0024] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Dunmore to Admiral Graves. [1775-11-24] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Bayley to Colonel Little: The importance of a road to Canada for the transportation of Troops and Munitions of War, and for the Fur Trade. [1775-11-24] Bayley, Jacob, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0454] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Smith, dated November 24. [1775-11-24] Smith. [S4-V4-p0615] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Jay, dated November 26: Does not approve the destroying of Rivington's Printing Office: Some people prophesy that the Provincial Congress has too much Christian meekness to take any notice of it. [1775-11-26] Jay, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0410] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Sullivan, giving an account of the Works of Defence in the Town of Falmouth, and asking further provision for the safety of the Town. [1775-11-26] Sullivan, James. [S4-V1-p1318] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edmund Pendleton to Richard Henry Lee: Movements of the Troops in Virginia, action at Kemp's Landing. [1775-11-27] Pendleton, Edmund. [S4-V4-p0201] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New'Hampshire Committee of Safety: Desires information on publick affairs, he expects to set out for New-Hampshire in two or three weeks. [1775-11-27] Bartlett, Josiah. [S4-V4-p0024] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-28] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-12-02] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-24] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-28] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0348] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Egbert Benson, dated November 28. [1775-11-28] Benson, Egbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0388] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Rev. William Gordon, praying them to excuse his continuing Chaplain. [1776-11-29] . [S4-V1-p1221] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: General Washington has sent to New-Hampshire for thirty-one Companies to defend the Lines, in room of the Connecticut Forces, who refuse to tarry to the 1st of January, entreats they may be sent, lest the enemy take advantage of their absence. [1775-11-29] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee to General Montgomery, expressing the desire of Congress that he will induce the Canadians to meet in their Parishes, and choose a Provincial Convention. [1775-11-30] Livingston, Robert R.; Paine, Robert Treat; Langdon, John. [S4-V4-p0445] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: George Jaffrey having assisted in the defence of Portsmouth, ought not to be treated as an enemy to his country. [1775-11-30] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Committee of, Safety: The Connecticut Forces will quit the Lines on the 6th of December, their place must be immediately supplied with Troops from New-Hampshire and Massachusetts. [1775-11-30] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Congress meets at Charlestown, List of the Members, William Henry Drayton chosen President, and Peter Timothy Secretary. [1775-11-01] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0027] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Robert Cunningham, charged with high crimes against the liberties of America, arrested by Captain Tart, Association Papers which had been signed, delivered to William Henry Drayton, Captain Cunningham brought before Congress examined, and committed to the common jail of Charlestown. [1775-11-01] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0029] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed to report upon the state of the Colony. [1775-11-01] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0029] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Members required to give diligent attendance. [1775-11-02] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0030] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Edward Thornborough, of His Majesty's Ship Tamer, to Henry Laurens: He is determined not to suffer any vessel to enter or depart from Charlestown, if His Majesty's Agents are not permitted to supply the Tamer and Cherokee with provisions. [1775-11-02] Thornbrough, Edward, Captain; South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0030] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders for Captain Wanton. [1775-11-02] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0030] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

On Application of Mr. Cunningham. [1775-11-02] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Answer Ordered. [1775-11-02] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The doors to be kept shut during the present sitting of the Congress. Committee on regulating future elections of Members of the Congress, State of the Colony Treasury. [1775-11-3] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Congress to Captain Thornborough: They are not destitute of the means of taking vengeance for any violence he may perpetrate against the Shipping of the port. [1775-11-03] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0032] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee on the state of the Colony authorized to send for Persons, Papers, and Records. [1775-11-03] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Congress Met. [1775-11-04] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Captain Polk. [1775-11-04] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Observation revived, and authorized to give Permits to vessels to pass Fort Johnson. [1775-11-4] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Correspondence with Captain Thornborough to be published. [1775-11-04] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Two Pilot-boats sent to cruize along the coast, to warn vessels against coming into the Harbor of Charlestown, Letters giving directions for this service to Col. Moultrie, Captain Vesey, and Captain Smith. [1775-11-4] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Journals of Council. [1775-11-04] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Thornborough to the President of the Congress: He can enter the lists even with Mr. William Henry Drayton, when his weapons are sophistry and falsehood, but does not think Mr. Laurens's Letter worthy a written answer. He is determined to procure provisions by every means in his power. [1775-11-04] Thornbrough, Edward, Captain; South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Lord William Campbell to Governour Tonyn. [1775-11-4] Campbell, William, Lord, Governour of South-Carolina; South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0035] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavits to be Taken. [1775-11-4] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant-Colonel Thompson. [1775-11-06] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of Captain John Wanton, who, with his vessel, was taken by Captain Thornborough. [1775-11-06] Wanton, John; Bounetheau, Peter; outh-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution of the Congress on Captain Thornborough's Letter of the 4th instant, which contains expressions as unmerited as unbecoming the pen of a gentleman, nothing from Lord William Campbell, unsupported by absolute proof, is to be credited. [1775-11-06] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee appointed to inquire into the conduct of John Dunn, of North-Carolina since his enlargement. [1775-11-06] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry; Tennent. [S4-V4-p0037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Legaré,. [1775-11-06] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Information received of the seizure of the publick Gunpowder, by Patrick Cunningham, Committee to inquire into the conduct of Mr. Cunningham. [1775-11-06] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ralph Izard and Nathan Legaré,. [1775-11-07] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. John Dunn reprimanded from the Chair, and dismissed. [1775-11-7] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Patrick Cunningham and others, charged with robbery and feloniously taking a quantity of Lead and Gunpowder, are ordered to be arrested and brought to Charlestown. [1775-11-07] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0040] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to Colonel Richardson for the arrest of Patrick Cunningham and his associates, and for the recovery of the Ammunition taken by them, Further measures for their arrest. [1775-11-8] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0040] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Thompson. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Harleston. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Fetchall and others. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Captain Richard Pearis. [1775-11-8] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Major Williamson. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0043] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

To Robert Cochran. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0043] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution on Richard Richardson. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0043] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonel Moultrie to send a reinforcement to Dorchester to protect the Cannon, Gunpowder, Stores, and Publick Records at that place. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0043] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Guard posted near Rugeley's Store to examine suspected Wagons and Persons coming into, or going out of, Charlestown. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0044] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Council of Safety of Georgia, requesting five hundred pounds of Gunpowder for Mr. Campbell. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0044] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Captain Tufts, of the Colony Schooner Defence, The Defence to be armed and manned with all possible despatch. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0044] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Moultrie ordered, by every military operation, to oppose any British Naval Armament that may attempt to pass Fort Johnson. [1775-11-09] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Captain Thornborough, informing him of the orders of the Congress to the officer commanding at Fort Johnson. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commission of Ezekiel Polk, appointed to the command of a Company of Rangers. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Nathan Legaré, appeared, and declaring it was never his intention to supply the Men-of-War with any thing, was reprimanded and dismissed. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report from the Committee of Observation, that they had prohibited Fishing-boats from proceeding beyond Fort Johnson, and had given no permits for the passage of Coasters. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to examine and report what further offences are necessary for the security of Charlestown against hostile attacks of Ships of War. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0047] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Committee at Little River. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0047] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commission to Edward Blake, Commissary of Stores for the Naval Department of the Colony. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0047] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Boats and Canoes. [1775-11-10] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0048] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Blake authorized to purchase eight thousand pounds of Bread for the Naval Armed men of the Colony. [1775-11-11] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0048] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Captain Tufts of his success in sinking Hulks on the bar of Hog Island Creek, Thanks of the Congress to Captain Tufts. [1775-11-12] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0048] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to consider the expediency of fitting the Ship Prosper, for the purpose of taking or sinking the Men-of-War in Rebellion Road, Works to be erected for the defence of Charlestown, Deputation to Georgia to solicit aid, in Powder, Arms, and other Military Stores, Ship Prosper to be fitted out as a Frigate of War with the utmost expedition, Committee of Safety appointed until the meeting of the Congress tomorrow. [1775-11-12] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0049] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sulpher and Saltpetre. [1775-11-13] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0050] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Council of Safety of Georgia. [1775-11-12] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0051] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Regiment of Artillery to be raised and embodied, to serve in Garrison or otherwise Commissioners for erecting Batteries for the more effectual defence of Chariestown. [1775-11-12] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0052] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Intelligence to correspond with the Inhabitants of the interior of the Colony. [1775-11-14] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Motion that the Infantry and Horses, in the pay of the Colony, be completed to the first establishment, rejected. [1775-11-14] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Safety authorized to complete the establishment of the Army. [1775-11-14] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Clement Lempriere appointed Captain of the Ship Prosper. [1775-11-14] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers of the Regiment of Artillery chosen. [1775-11-14] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

One hundred and twenty thousand Pounds Currency to be issued for the Pay and Charges of the Regiment of Artillery. [1775-11-15] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert McKeown. [1775-11-15] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Motion, that future meetings of the Congress be held at Camden, rejected, Committee of Safety appointed to act until the meeting of the Congress tomorrow. [1775-11-15] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0055] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New Council of Safety appointed. [1775-11-16] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0055] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Secretary to cause such parts of the Journal as may be put into his hands for that purpose, to be published, Committee to report the Powers to be vested in the Council of Safety. [1775-11-17] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0056] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report on the state of the Paper Currency in the Publick Treasury. Alarming account of the state of affairs in the back country communicated by Mr. Caldwell. [1775-11-18] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ship Prosper. [1775-11-18] Laurens, Henry, Colonel; Smith, Roger, Captain; Blake, Edward, Captain; South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Every Company of Militia throughout the Colony to be trained once a fortnight. [1775-11-18] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0058] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration published by the Congress to quiet the minds of the misguided people in the back country. [1775-11-19] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0058] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The President authorized to apply to Colonel Polk, of North-Carolina, for the Six Companies under his command. [1775-11-19] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0060] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Militia of Charlestown embodied and ordered upon duty, day and night. [1775-11-20] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0061] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Roberts ordered to take post at the Batteries at Fort Johnson and Charlestown. [1775-11-20] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0061] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Persons disabled in the publick service will be provided for by the Congress, Cannon, Powder, and Ball, allowed for the defence of Georgetown. [1775-11-20] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0061] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Settlement of the rank of the Officers of the Regular Troops and Militia of the Colony, Militia not to act with the Regular Troops but on the most urgent occasions, Militia subject to the Militia Law only, whether acting with the Regulars or otherwise. Motion, for a draft of Militia from the Country Regiments for the defence of Charlestown, rejected. [1775-11-21] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0061] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Captain Lempriere to take command of the Prosper. [1775-11-21] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0063] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Joiner appointed Commander of Fort Lyttleton, near Beaufort. [1775-11-21] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0063] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Rowan County (North-Carolina) Committee, recommending a cessation of all intercourse with persons not known to be friends to the American cause, Clement Lempriere declines the command of the Ship Prosper. [1775-11-22] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0063] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Simon Tufts appointed to the command of the Prosper, Further Regulations for the government of the Militia adopted, Leading marks over the Charlestown Bar to be cut down and demolished, Petition and Remonstrance from John Dunn and Benjamin Booth Boote, presented. [1775-11-23] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0064] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Merchants who sell Goods at exorbitant prices, to be advertised as contenders of the Resolves of the Congress, Committee to consider and report what Manufactures are proper to be established in the Colony. [1775-11-24] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Roberts directed to complete the works for the defence of Dorchester, The Colony declared to be in a state of actual alarm, Troops marched to Congarees, and to the Cherokee Ponds, Volunteers from Georgia to receive same pay as Militia of South-Carolina. [1775-11-25] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0066] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonel Powell, Colonel Rothmahler, and Colonel Richardson. [1775-11-26] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0067] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Safety invested with the direction, regulation, and ordering of the Land and Sea Forces, the Militia, and all Military Arrangements within the Colony, they may appoint and suspend any Officer of the Army or Navy, and do all things in their opinion necessary for securing and defending the Colony. [1775-11-26] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0068] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application to the Continental Congress for aid in procuring Seamen from the Northern Colonies, Lord William Campbell to be notified of any intended attack on the Men-of-War in the Road, Powers of all Committees throughout the Colony revived and continued. [1775-11-27] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0069] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Allston's Indian Company of Rovers directed to scour the sea-coast, subject to the orders of the Council of Safety, Committees for the Sea Islands required to provide signals of alarm, such as are usual in time of war, Charlestown is to be defended to the last extremity, and all residents who are absent are required to return forthwith. [1775-11-28] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0070] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Premiums for the encouragement of Manufactures in the Colony. [1775-11-28] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Intelligence required to keep, in proper hooks, minutes of their transactions, and copies of all letters written by and to them, Delegates to the Continental Congress reappointed, with the same powers heretofore vested in them, Counterfeiting Paper Currency of the Colony declared a capital office. [1775-11-29] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0073] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Council of Safety authorized to bestow honorary or other rewards upon such as they think entitled to either, Petition and Remonstrance of Messrs. Dunn and Boote, to be transmitted to the Council of Safety of North-Carolina, Congress adjourned to Thursday, February 1, 1776. [1775-11-29] South-Carolina Provincial Congress; Drayton, William Henry. [S4-V4-p0074] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Convention met at Richmond, List of the Delegates, Edmund Pendleton elected President, and John Tazewell appointed Clerk, Letter from Colonel Woodford, representing the situation of the Troops under his command, Colonel Woodford directed to risk as little as possible, and, if necessary, to accept assistance from North-Carolina. [1775-12-01] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0075] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Convention met at Williamsburgh. [1775-12-04] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rev. Thomas Price appointed Chaplain, Committee of Safety directed to lay their proceedings before the Convention, Convention in Committee on the state of the Colony, report progress, Committee of Safety revived, Committee to examine Charles Robinson, apprehended as a suspected person. [1775-12-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Intercepted Letters to be transmitted to the Committee of Safety unopened, Further progress in Committee On the state of the Colony. [1775-12-06] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Five hundred effective men to be employed for the protection and defence of Northampton and Accomack. [1775-12-07] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0078] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to draw up a Declaration in answer to Lord Dunmore's Proclamation of November 7, Venders of Salt permitted to fix their own prices,Treasurer of the Colony required to purchase for the publick use all good Gunpowder imported into, or manufactured there, Money advanced to the Rev. John Dixon, to assist him in his Salt-works. [1775-12-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0079] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Money advanced to Charles Carter, and to the Dumfries Saltpetre Company, as an encouragement to promote the manufacture of Saltpetre. [1775-12-09] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0079] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Representations from the Committees of Accomack and Warwick, referred to the Committee on the state of the Colony, Committee to inquire into the conduct of John Goodrich, and others. [1775-12-11] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution approving the conduct of Colonel Woodford, in the late action at Great Bridge. [1775-12-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration in answer to Lord Dunmore's Proclamation of November 7. [1775-12-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0081] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Woodford directed to effect an exchange of the Prisoners in his possession for our worthy countrymen now confined by Lord Dunmore. [1775-12-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0082] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from surviving Captains of Companies in the late expedition against the Indians. [1775-12-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0083] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Regular forces of the Colony to be increased to eight Battalions, of ten Companies each, one Of the Battalions to be composed of Germans, with German Officers, Report of Committee on Charles Robinson's case: He is permitted to go at large on parole. [1775-12-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0083] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Woodford directed to send to Williamsburgh all Tories who have borne Arms against the Colony, to extend indulgence to such as joined Lord Dunmore through necessity, and to permit the distressed Highlanders to pass to North-Carolina. [1775-12-14] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration offering pardon to the Slaves Who have taken Arms under Lord Dunmore, upon returning to their duty. [1775-12-14] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Arms and Accoutrements taken at Great Bridge to be appropriated to publick use, and the value thereof divided among the Soldiers, Reprisals on the Property of Lord Dunmore, for Property seized by him, not permitted without the order of the Convention, Captive Slaves to be employed at the Lead Mine in Fincastle County. [1775-12-14] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Carter Braxton appointed a Delegate to the Continental Congress, in place of the late Peyton Randolph. [1775-12-15] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Robert Stephen. [1775-12-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0086] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from Inhabitants of Lunenburgh County, praying the establishment of a Test, whereby the friends of America may be distinguished from those who are inimical to the glorious cause in which the country is engaged. [1775-12-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0086] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from Dr. Archibald Campbell, Denies the charge against him, that he had taken an active part under Lord Dunmore, relative to the late transactions in Norfolk, and prays the protection of the Convention, in behalf of the Inhabitants of the Borough. [1775-12-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0086] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Twelve Members of new Committee of Safety elected. [1775-12-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0087] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Nansemond County directed to prevent the sailing of a Vessel to Great Brittain with Naval Stores. [1775-12-18] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0087] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petitions from Joseph Simpson, John Campbell, and Alexander Ross, for losses in the late expedition against the Indians, for repairs of Fort Pitt, building Fort Fincastle, and advances to Major Connolly. [1775-12-18] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0088] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of the Day. [1775-12-18] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0088] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from Edward Hack Moseley, of Princess Anne, and Matthew Phripp, of Norfolk: They are represented as inimical to their country, and request a hearing before the Convention. [1775-12-19] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Representation from the Committee for the County of Caroline. [1775-12-19] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Natives of Great Britain, Inhabitants of the Colony having violated the Continental Association, and become active promoters of the cruel and arbitrary persecutions of the people, and propagators of falsehoods against them the Resolution formerly passed in their favour is rescinded. [1775-12-19] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for establishing a General Test, presented, and read the first time. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of John Burroughs. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petitions of Inhabitants of Augusta County, for remuneration for services and expenses in the late Indian War. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Soldiers in the regular service to be allowed Hunting-Shirts, Leggins, and Bindings for their Hats, by the publick. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Commissioners to treat with the Indians laid before the Convention, County-Lieutenants required to keep double Patroles during the ensuing holidays, Troops raised by an Ordinance of the last Convention, in Fincastle County, to be disbanded. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Representation of William Finnie. [1775-12-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinances for raising an additional number of Forces for the defence and protection of the Colony, and for establishing a mode of making Tobacco payments during the discontinuance of the Tobacco Law, presented and read the first time. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of John Willoughby of the County of Norfolk, requesting to be beard on the reports against him, of being inimical to the interests of his cormtry. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0093] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Mercer. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0093] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Archibald Govan, praying that, as he has not infringed the Association, he may not be made to suffer for the unfriendly Letters found on board his Vessel. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0093] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising an additional number of Forces, read a second time, and referred to a Committee of the Whole Convention. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0093] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of the Inhabitants of Frederick, and others residing westward of the Blue Ridge, for payment for expenses and losses in late Indian War. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Sampson and George Matthews. [1775-12-21] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Gary Mitchell, praying that, as he is suspected of being unfriendly to his country, there may be a full inquiry into his conduct. [1775-12-22] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thanks to the Officers, Volunteers, and Soldiers of North-Carolina, for their prompt and generous aid in defence of our common rights against the enemies of America. [1775-12-22] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0095] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from sundry persons of Cumberland County, praying that the indulgence granted to Foreigners may be recalled, and a General Test established for all suspected persons. [1775-12-22] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0095] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of James Wood, of Frederick County, Captain of a Company in the late expedition against the Shawanese Towns, praying remuneration for losses sustained by him. Thanks to Colonel Elliot, to James and Richard Barton, and to the Inhabitants of Hampton, for their successful exertions in defeating the designs of our enemies. [1775-12-23] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0096] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Met and Adjourned. [1775-12-25] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Charles Robinson ordered to be discharged from his Parole, Ordinance for raising an additional number of Forces, considered in Committee of the Whole. [1775-12-26] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Same Ordinance further considered. [1775-12-27] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to consider the services of Mr. James Wood, who was sent among the Indians on the Western Frontier prior to the late treaty at Fort Pitt. [1775-12-28] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Howe directed to inform Captain Bellew, of His Majesty's Ship Liverpool, that, if he can satisfy the Convention that he comes to Virginia on a friendly errand, Provisions may be furnished for his crew, but, if not, the Inhabitants of Virginia will not contribute towards their own destruction. [1775-12-29] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0099] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Apportionment of the Salt taken by the Cruisers at Hampton among the several Counties of the Colony. [1775-12-29] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0099] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising an additional number of Forces, further considered. [1775-12-29] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0101] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Same Ordinance further considered. [1775-12-30] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0101] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thanks to the Rev. Mr. Griffiths for his truly patriotick Sermon preached yesterday, Ordinance for raising an additional number of Forces, further considered. [1776-01-01] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0102] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Terms offered by Colonel Howe to the Inhabitants of Norfolk who had joined Lord Dunmore, and desired to return, approved by the Convention. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0103] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sampson Matthews. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0103] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Richard Hopper. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0103] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thanks to Reverend Mr. Griffiths. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert Karr. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Mohan. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Walker. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Edward Snickers. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

James Wood. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Counties of Frederick and Augusta. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of the Day. [1776-01-02] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0105] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mary Durley. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0105] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Archibald Campbell. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0105] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Cary. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0106] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Lieutenant-Colonel Christian, William Preston, and Arthur Campbell, asking remuneration for services in late Indian war. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0106] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Archibald Govan. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Richard Hopper. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of the Day. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Stephen Pierce. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, further considered. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0108] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Edward Hack Moseley and Edward Hack Mosely, Jun., discharged on their parole not to give intelligence or assistance to the enemies of America. [1776-01-03] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0108] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Matthew Phripp of Norfolk, who, in his extremity, had taken Lord Dunmore's Oath, in the opinion of the Convention ought to be restored to the confidence of his countrymen. [1776-01-04] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0108] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, further considered. [1776-01-04] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee appointed to inquire whether the Goods taken on board several Vessels at Hampton were imported agreeably to the Continental Association, and whether the same belonged to friends to America, or to enemies of this Colony. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee on the Services of Mr. James Wood. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter and Thanks. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition and Sundry. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, further considered Proceedings of the Court of Inquiry held on the Prisoners taken at Norfolk, and in the neighbourhood thereof, laid before the Convention. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee on Petition of Alexander Ross and William Thompson, of Pittsburgh. [1776-01-06] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0112] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, further considered in Committee of the Whole -- to be reported to the Convention on the 9th instant. [1776-01-06] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Postmaster. [1776-01-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Treasurer ordered to advance one thousand Pounds for the relief of the Inhabitants of Norfolk who have suffered from the destruction of that town. [1776-01-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The cases of two Vessels taken by Captain Barron, in Hampton Roads, and carried up York River, laid before the Convention by the President. [1776-01-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0114] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee on the Petition of Sampson and George Matthews. [1776-01-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0114] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution appointing Colonel John Bowyer Commissioner of Claims on account of the late expedition against the Indians, rescinded, and Joseph Cabell appointed in his stead. [1776-01-08] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report on Petition of Robert Carr. [1776-01-09] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Indians. [1776-01-09] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Richard Hopper, master of the Ship Rockingham. in behalf of the owners, Merchants in Hull, England. [1776-01-09] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, with several amendments. reported to the Convention from the Committee of the Whole, Amendments to be considered tomorrow. [1776-01-09] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Joseph Bowman. [1776-01-10] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Council of Safety of North Carolina: Colonel Howe has orders to remain in Virginia as long as the publick service may require, Committee of Safety directed to inform the Virginia Delegates in Congress that the state of affairs requires an increase of the Regular Forces to nine Regiments necessary, and requesting they may be taken in Continental pay, Cargo of the Brig Fanny, taken by Captain Barren, and carried to Cumberland, to be disposed of for the use of the Colony. [1776-01-10] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinance for raising additional Forces, read third time and passed, Hugh Mercer elected Colonel of the Third Regiment. [1776-01-11] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0117] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Brig Fanny ordered to be delivered to her owner, Joseph Hewes, of North-Carolina, a member of the General Congress, a known friend to America, and wholly a stranger to the ill conduct of the Captain. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0118] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Evan Williams. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joseph Bowman. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

James Trimble. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Field-Officers of the seven additional Regiments appointed. [1776-01-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of sundry Inhabitants of Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties, setting forth their sufferings from the Troops under Lord Ditmore, and their apprehension of greater cruelties if our Troops are dislodged from Norfolk. [1776-01-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0121] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of the Day. [1776-01-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0121] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report on Representation of Committee of Isle of Wight: John Goodrich declared a friend of the Colony, Report of the Committee on the conduct of John Goodrich, William Goodrich, and John Goodrich, Jun. Bartlett Goodrich and John Goodrich, Jun., have manifestly violated the first article of the Continental Association. [1776-01-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0122] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Howe appeared before the Convention, and examined concerning the present situation of Norfolk, and the neighbourhood thereof. [1776-01-13] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Evan Williams. [1775-01-15] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Inhabitants of Norfolk and Princess Anne Counties, exposed to the attacks of the enemy, advised to remove, with their effects, the poorer to be assisted by the publick. [1776-01-15] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee to inquire into the cases of the Prisoners in the City of Williamsburgh: Alexander Gordon and others to be detained as Prisoners of War, Caleb Whitehurst and others to be discharged on parole not to aid Lord Dunmore in future. [1776-01-15] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee on Petition of John Goodrich. [1776-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0125] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Richard H. Lee. [1775-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0125] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Parker. [1776-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0126] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Goodrich. [1776-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0126] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Goodrich and June. [1776-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0126] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders. [1776-01-16] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0126] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Prisoners sent by the Committee of Northampton County to be examined by the Committee of Safety. [1776-01-17] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0127] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee on Prisoners confined in the Publick Jail: Slaves who have borne Arms in the service of Lord Dunmore to be sent to the West India Islands, and sold. [1776-01-17] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0127] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel of the First Regiment allowed an Aid-de-camp, William Finnie elected Deputy Quartermaster General, Thomas Bullitt, Adjutant General, and John Sears, Deputy Adjutant-General. [1776-01-18] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0128] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to inquire into, and report upon, the conduct of the Officers and Militia of Princess Anne County. [1776-01-19] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0129] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The propriety of opening the American Ports to all willing to trade with us, Great Britain, Ireland, and the British West Indies, excepted, recommended to the consideration of the Continental Congress, All Public Money, except his Majesty's Quitrents, now in the hands of Collectors, and other Officers, to be paid into the hands of the Treasurer of the Colony Adjourned to April 2, to meet in Williamsburgh. [1776-1-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0130] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ordinances passed by the Convention, For raising an additional number of Forces for the defence and protection of the Colony. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0131] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

For appointing Sheriffs. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0141] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

For amending the Ordinance for providing Arms and Ammunition for the use of the Colony. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0141] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

For reviving and amending an Ordinance appointing a Committee of Safety. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0142] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

For establishing Tobacco Payments during the discontinuance of the Inspection Law. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0142] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Amending an Ordinance for regulating the election of Delegates and Committee-men. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0144] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

For establishing a mode of punishment for the enemies to America, in Virginia. [1776-01-20] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0145] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dec. 1, Address of the Gentleman and of the City of Carlisle to the King: Nothing on their part will be wanting to counteract the frantic and nefarious machinations of Aristocratick or Republican Traitors. [1775-12-01] Graham, Thomas; England, Carlisle Inhabitants. [S4-V4-p0147] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Gentlemen, Clergy, and of Dublin, to the King. [1775-12-01] Ireland, Dublin Citizens. [S4-V4-p0147] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Leslie to General Gage. [1775-12-01] Leslie, Samuel, Captain. [S4-V4-p0349] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Fordyce to Captain Urquhart. [1775-12-01] Fordice, C., Captain. [S4-V4-p0350] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Paul Micheau to the New-York Congress: Committee of Richmond County has not ordered an election of Deputy to the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-01] Micheau, Paul. [S4-V4-p0149] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Meeting of the New-York Assembly prorogued to first day of January next. [1775-12-01] Tryon, William, Governour of New-York; Bayard, Samuel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0149] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Cumberland County Committee to New-York Congress. [1775-12-01] New-York, Cumberland County Committee of Safety; Barrett, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0426] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of David Taylor, Jun., addressed to the Committee for the Town of Danbury, Connecticut. [1775-12-01] Taylor, David, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Burgoyne. [1775-12-01] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to Colonel Wentworth: Instructions in regard to captured Vessels. [1775-12-01] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Watson, giving him instructions in regard to captured Vessels. [1775-12-01] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Putnam to General Washington. [1775-12-01] Putnam, Israel, General. [S4-V4-p0182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Jackson to New-Hampshire Provincial Congress: Recapitulates his services since he entered the Army, in consequence of an intimation that he had been absent along time: He was engaged in laying out Fortifications, constructing Field Carriages, raising and exercising an Artillery Company, making Cartridges, and c., besides attending to his regular duties as Surgeon. [1775-12-01] Jackson, H.. [S4-V4-p0153] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Magistrates, and c. of Borough of Jedburgh to the King: They hear with alarm, that the Americans, lost to all sense of justice and gratitude, are proceeding in the desperate purpose of shaking off their dependance on the Mother country. [1775-12-02] England, Jedburgh Magistrates and Town Council; Lookup, Andrew. [S4-V4-p0153] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Dunmore to General Howe: A Winter campaign would reduce, without the smallest doubt, the whole of the Southern country to a proper state of obedience. [1775-12-02] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0357] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Squire to Admiral Graves. [1775-12-02] Squire, W. C., Captain. [S4-V4-p0154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the Commanding Officer of the Pennsylvania Battalion, requesting him to station a Guard for the protection of the Vessels and Stores on the wharves of Willing and Morris. [1775-12-02] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington. [1775-12-02] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to Governour Trumbull: The Commissioners sent to consult with General Schuyler are instructed to induce the Men to reinlist for one year from the first of January next: No bounty will be allowed to the Soldiers on reinlistment. [1775-12-02] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0155] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the New-Hampshire Convention, transmitting certain Resolutions of Congress. [1775-12-02] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0155] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Theodore Van Wyck to New-York Congress, informing them of the reason of his non-attendance. [1775-12-02] Van Wyck, Theodore. [S4-V4-p0156] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration of Thomas Colden. [1775-12-07] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0156] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration of Thomas Colden, High Sheriff of Ulster County, acknowledging his opposition to the measures of the Congress, and pledging himself to support them in future. [1775-12-02] Colden, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0156] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from an Officer in the Northern Army: Colonel Ritzema has taken St. Luke La Corne and Major Campbell prisoners: The Garrison at Montreal is weak, but General Wooster is taking measures to put it in the best order of defence possible. [1775-12-02] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0156] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Committee of the Assembly to Governour Trumbull, relating to the payment of the Connecticut Troops at Roxbury. [1775-12-01] Connecticut, General Assembly Committee; Pitkin, William; Seymour, T.; Ellsworth, O.. [S4-V4-p0157] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull: The time of the Connecticut Troops does not expire until the 10th instant, when others will be in to supply their place yet, yesterday morning, most of them resolved to leave the Camp, many went off, some with their Arms and Ammunition. [1775-12-02] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0157] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett: It does not appear that Captain Broughton had good reason for seizing the Sloop Phoebe, and the General orders that she be delivered to Mr. Aborn. [1775-12-02] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett: Captain Hunter and his crew to be treated with humanity, and may be permitted to live on board the Vessel. [1775-12-02] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Rev. Eleazer Wheelock to General Washington, giving him an account of an interview with the famous Major Rogers, and communicating the suspicions entertained that the Major was in the service of the enemy. [1775-12-02] Wheelock, Eleazer. [Spelling variants of Eleazer include: Eleazar.] [S4-V4-p0158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to New-Hampshire Committee of Safety, urging them to despatch reinforcements as soon as possible, as the Connecticut Forces have determined to leave the lines, and the enemy in Boston are fully acquainted with our situation. [1775-12-02] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0159] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an Officer in Boston to his friend in Edinburgh: The Troops are harassed with constantly watching the Rebels, many are sick, and fresh Provisions very dear, but the Rebels are in a worse condition from want of Clothing and Shelter. [1775-12-02] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0159] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-12-02] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0160] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-11-29] Howe, William, Major-General; Chamier, D.. [S4-V4-p0160] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-12-02] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0160] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-11-27] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0160] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-12-01] Robertson, James; Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-11-27] Sherriff, William; Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-11-29] Chamier, D.; Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-08-07] Montresor, John, Captain; Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth, enclosing copies of Returns and Estimates, with occasional Remarks. [1775-11-27] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The Jersey Regiments are in want of Clothing, Arms, and Ammunition, hopes the six Companies ordered to the Fortress on Hudson's River will march next week. [1775-12-02] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0164] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John McKesson to Lord Stirling: At present there is neither Provincial Congress nor Committee of Safety in session. [1775-11-30] McKesson, John. [S4-V4-p0165] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Colonel Maxwell, urging him to hasten the march of his Troops to the North River. [1775-12-02] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0166] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the First New-Jersey Regiment in the Continental Service, under the command of Lord Stirling. [1775-12-02] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0166] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Erskine to Officers of the First Jersey Battalion: He has raised and equipped an Independent Company at his own expense at the Ringwood Iron-Works, and complains that his men are inlisted in other Companies. [1775-12-02] Erskine, Robert, Captain; New-Jersey, Provincial Congress; Paterson, William. [S4-V4-p0166] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Walter Livingston to the Congress. [1775-12-03] Livingston, Walter. [S4-V4-p0167] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to the Council of Massachusetts: Information has been received that persons are to be sent out of Boston, lately inoculated for the Small-Pox, with the design, probably, of spreading the infection. [1775-12-03] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Glover to General Washington: Captain Manly has brought in another Prize. [1775-12-03] Glover, Jonathan, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: The Connecticut Forces begin to leave in Companies, six or seven days before their time is expired: The New-Hampshire Troops should be sent immediately, as much may depend upon their speedy arrival. [1775-12-03] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joshua Wentworth to Stephen Moylan: Two prizes are at Winter Harbour, they should be removed to some safe Port. [1775-12-03] Wentworth, Joshua, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to Colonel Hobart, urging him to raise a number of Companies in Hillsborough County, with all possible despatch, to guard our lines, left open by the Connecticut Forces. [1775-12-03] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0169] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to Colonel Walker. [1775-12-03] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0169] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: Fears a general defection of the Canadians, and that the whole Province will fall into the hands of the Rebels, Montreal has surrendered, a transport, with Arms, and c., has been taken by a Rebel Privateer, and fearing these advantages will encourage the Rebels to make further attempts, he recommends an increase of the Army in Canada to twelve thousand fighting men. [1775-12-03] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0170] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Louisa County, Virginia, offer, in the name of the whole County, to make the best provision in their power for their distressed brethren in the lower Counties. [1775-12-04] Virginia, Louisa County Committee; Garrett, Henry. [S4-V4-p0171] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Scott to a friend in Williamsburgh: Advantages have been gained in several skirmishes with the King's Troops, while writing, alarm gun fired, and a number of Houses at the Great Bridge on fire. [1774-12-04] Scott, Charles, Lieutenant-Colonel. [S4-V4-p0171] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: Congress has voted for New-Hampshire the sum of forty thousand Dollars. [1775-12-04] Bartlett, Josiah. [S4-V4-p0172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-04] Tucker, Samuel; Fisher, Hendrick. [S4-V4-p0172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Isaac Bonnell, giving directions about the Barracks. [1775-12-04] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the New-York Congress, applying for Firearms for the Jersey Troops ordered to the new Fort in the Highlands, on Hudson River. [1775-12-04] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0173] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tryon to Whitehead Hicks, enclosing an Address to the Inhabitants of New-York. [1775-12-04] Tryon, William, Governour of New-York. [S4-V4-p0173] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Citizen to Governour Tryon, on his Address to the Inhabitants of New-York. [1775-12-06] A Citizen (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0174] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Montreal to a Gentleman in Philadelphia: General Montgomery is on his way to Quabeck, Carleton has about twelve hundred fighting men with him. [1775-12-04] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0175] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the Council of Massachusetts, enclosing Permits, and from the Committees of Falmouth, Massachusetts, and Suffolk County, New-York, to Captain Fanning, of Nantucket, to transport Provisions to that Island. [1775-12-04] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0175] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the Council of Massachusetts, enclosing Permits, and from the Committees of Falmouth, Massachusetts, and Suffolk County, New-York, to Captain Fanning, of Nantucket, to transport Provisions to that Island. [1775-10-19] Massachusetts, Falmouth Committee of Correspondence; Bassett, Barakiah; Shiverick, Nathaniel; Moore, Ret.; Barker, Josiah; Bainard, Shuball; Hussey, Stephen; Mitchell, Richard, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0176] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the Council of Massachusetts, enclosing Permits, and from the Committees of Falmouth, Massachusetts, and Suffolk County, New-York, to Captain Fanning, of Nantucket, to transport Provisions to that Island. [1775-10-19] Massachusetts, Falmouth Committee of Correspondence; Shiverick, Nathaniel; Moore, Ret.. [S4-V4-p0176] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the Council of Massachusetts, enclosing Permits, and from the Committees of Falmouth, Massachusetts, and Suffolk County, New-York, to Captain Fanning, of Nantucket, to transport Provisions to that Island. [1775-11-07] New-York, Suffolk County Committee; Smith, William. [S4-V4-p0176] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to the Council of Massachusetts, with a list of Prisoners. [1775-12-04] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0176] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington, asking how he is to dispose of Captain Stanhope, of the British Navy, a near relation of Earl Stanhope, lately made prisoner at Newport. [1775-12-04] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0177] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Court-Martial at Roxbury on prisoners charged with desertion to the enemy. [1775-12-04] Ward, Jonathan, Colonel; Osgood, Samuel; Ward, Artemas, General. [S4-V4-p0177] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel McDougall: Cannon is much wanted, but a fall supply of Shot and Shells has been obtained from the captured Store-Ship. [1775-12-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0178] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to the Massachusetts Council. [1776-12-04] . [S4-V1-p1222] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from George Leonard, Jan. dated Norton, December 4, desiring to be excused from acting as one of the Justices of the Inferior Court of Bristol County. [1776-12-04] . [S4-V1-p1232] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates, with Prisoners. [1776-01-04] . [S4-V1-p1253] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Bartlett: The General does not consider the Sloop sent in by Captain Broughton a prize, and will have nothing to do with her. [1775-12-04] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0178] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Palfrey. [1775-12-04] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0178] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Colonel Glover: The General has received the account of the capture of the Concord, but does not feel authorized to declare English Vessels in the merchant service lawful captures, and has referred the matter to Congress. [1775-12-04] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0179] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Watson to Colonel Moylan: He supplied the wants of the Crew, and the Brigantine has been repaired, and has sailed. [1775-12-04] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0179] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: He has called for five thousand men from Massachusetts and New-Hampshire, to make up the deficiency of the Connecticut men, who will all leave on the 10th instant, and fears the same defection in other troops, when their time expires, The trouble with the Crews of the Armed Vessels is inexpressible, Manly's success has lately quieted his people, the Crews of the Washington and Harrison have actually deserted them. The want of Powder is so great that nothing offensive can be attempted, there is barely enough to defend the lines in case of an attack. [1775-12-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0180] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution of the House of Representatives of Massachusetts, calling the attention of General Washington to the importance of Cape Cod Harbour. [1775-12-01] Massachusetts, House of Representatives; Morton, Perez; Warren, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 1. [1775-12-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 2. [1775-12-02] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 3. [1775-12-03] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 4th and 5th. [1775-12-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Scott, at Great Bridge: There is hardly an hour in the day but they exchange shot with the British. [1775-12-04] Scott, Charles, Lieutenant-Colonel. [S4-V4-p0183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notice by William Whetcroft, Postmaster at Annapolis: The Constitutional Post-Office having been instituted by the Congress, it is hoped that all well-wishers to the opposition in America will promote the same. [1775-12-05] Whetcroft, William. [S4-V4-p0184] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The Troops to be sent from New Jersey to the Highlands cannot be quartered contiguous to the new Fortress on the Hudson River, for there are not five habitable houses within five miles of it. [1775-12-05] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0184] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodhull to Lord Stirling: The Barracks at the new Fort in the Highlands are now crowded, and it is impossible to quarter the Jersey Troops there, in the course of the winter additional Barracks will be built to accommodate one thousand men. [1775-12-05] Woodhull, Nathaniel, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0184] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress of New York to the Commissioners at the Highlands, urging them to complete Barracks for one thousand men as soon as possible. [1775-12-5] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0185] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New York Committee. [1775-12-05] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0185] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee: Petition to the Provincial Congress, complaining of the seizing and carrying off Rivington's types at noon-day, by Captain Sears, and praying that some means may be devised to protect the liberty and property of the Inhabitants. [1775-12-05] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0185] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Express despatched to give notice of the sailing of an Armed Vessel up the North River, William Leary appointed Town-Major, Colonels of Regiments authorized to appoint days for election of Company Officers to fill vacancies, John Myford, charged with inlisting men for the Asia Man-of-War, reprimanded and discharged. [1775-12-05] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0186] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

December 8th and 12th. [1775-12-12] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0187] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Skene to Hugh Gaine, declaring that the assertion that he had violated his Parole is groundless. [1775-12-05] Skene, Andrew P., Major. [S4-V4-p0187] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Dutchess County to the New-York Congress: Three persons, material witnesses against prisoners charged with inlisting men for the Ministerial Army, have refused to be sworn, and contemned the authority of the Committee. As there are many officious Ministerial Agents in the County, the advice of the Congress how to act in the premises is solicited. [1775-12-05] New-York, Dutchess County Committee; Dodge, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0187] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Knox to General Washington, with a list of Stores to be conveyed from Ticonderoga to the Camp. [1775-12-05] Knox, Henry, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0188] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Montgomery to General Schuyler: Has arrived before Ouebeck with about three hundred men, proposes to amuse Mr. Carleton with a formal attack, but means to assault the works towards the Lower Town, and thinks there is a fair prospect of success. [1775-12-05] Montgomery, Richard, General. [S4-V4-p0188] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Washington: General Montgomery, with three hundred men, joined him at Point-aux-Trembles on the 3d instant, his own Detachment amounts to six hundred and seventy-five men. [1775-12-05] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0190] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an Officer in Canada to Isaiah Thomas, giving an account of the difficulties and sufferings of Arnold's Detachment in their march to Canada. [1775-12-05] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0190] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler. [1775-12-05] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0190] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to James Otis: The Resolve of the General Court to pay the men by the lunar month aims a most fatal stab to the peace of the Army, Lord North himself could not have devised a more effectual blow to the Recruiting Service. [1775-12-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0205] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Assembly of Massachusetts, giving a statement of his situation in consequence of the refusal of the Connecticut Troops to continue in service at this critical time, and expressing his fears that their example will be followed by the Forces from the other New-England Colonies. He suggests that vigorous measures may be adopted, if the powers of the Government are adequate, to facilitate the completion of the Army, which cannot be recruited in any reasonable time by voluntary inlistments. [1775-12-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0191] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: Knows his complaints are well rounded, but begs he will not think of resigning. The cause we are engaged in is so just and righteous, that we must try to rise superior to every obstacle in its support. [1775-12-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0192] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Arnold, offering to him and his brave followers sincere thanks for their enterprising and persevering spirit during their long and fatiging march. [1775-12-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0192] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke: He is convinced of the inpracticability of recruiting the Army by voluntary inlistments, but this is not a time for trifling, and the emergency of affairs calls aloud for vigorous exertions. [1775-12-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0193] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to the Salem Committee, referring to them, by direction of the General, the case of the Kingston Packet, taken at Barrington, in Nova-Scotia. [1775-12-05] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0193] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to Captain Wadsworth, directing him to examine the Harbour of Cape-Cod, and report What Fortifications may be necessary for the defence of its entrance. [1775-12-05] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0193] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett: The General orders that the Schooner Thomas, from Fayal, seized by Captain Colt, be immediately surrendered. It is not the intention of the Continent to interrupt good citizens in their trade. [1775-12-05] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0194] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the General Court of Massachusetts to their Delegates in Congress, representing the difficulty arising from the determination of the Congress to pay by the calendar month, after Massachusetts had agreed to pay by the lunar month. [1775-12-05] Massachusetts, General Court; Spponer, Walter. [S4-V4-p0194] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to General Sullivan: They are making every effort to furnish, by the 10th instant, the Troops required of them. [1775-12-05] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Whipple, William. [S4-V4-p0195] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation to the Governour of Nova-Scotia: A daring and traitorous Rebellion against his Majesty subsists in his Colonies on the Continent, and many of the Rebels having dared to insult and invade the Province, he declared martial law to be in full force there in. [1775-12-05] Legge, Francis, Governour of Nova-Scotia, Canada; Bulkeley, Richard. [S4-V4-p0195] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Noblemen, and of the County of Caithness, to the King: Alarmed with the prospect of seeing the freest empire God ever framed rent by an unnatural war in America, and an unprovoked faction at home, they pledge their lives and fortunes to subdue a rebellion premeditated, unprovoked, and that every day is becoming more general. [1775-12-06] Scotland, Caithness County Noblemen, Gentlemen, Freeholders, Justices of the Peace, and Commissioners of Supply. [S4-V4-p0196] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Magistrates, and , of the Royal Burgh of Cupar, in Fife, to the King. [1775-12-06] Scotland, Cupar Magistrates, Council, and Incorporations; Baxter, John. [S4-V4-p0197] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Meeting of the Planters of the Sugar Colonies, residing in Great Britain, and of the London Merchants trading to the said Colonies, their Proceedings. And Petition to the House of Commons. [1775-12-06] Great Britain, Planters of His Majesty's Sugar Colonies; England, London Merchants; Allen, James. [S4-V4-p0197] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of the Planters of His Majesty's Sugar Colonies residing in Great Britain, and of the Merchants of London trading to the said Colonies. [1775-12-06] Great Britain, Planters of His Majesty's Sugar Colonies; England, London Merchants. [S4-V4-p0198] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from South-Carolina, Received at Williamsburgh, Va., December 6, 1775. [1775-12-06] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0199] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Gentleman in Henrico to his friend in Williamsburgh, explaining the condition of the People in the lower Counties, who are suffering for want of Salt. [1775-12-06] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0199] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Chesterfield County, Virginia, declare that Edward Johnston, of Manchester, has wilfully violated the Proclamation of the Committee of Safety. [1775-12-06] Virginia, Chesterfield County Committee; Baker, Jerman. [S4-V4-p0200] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Patterson to the Delaware Delegates in Congress: Offers the Congress one thousand Pounds in field, and will take, in exchange, their bills now in circulation. [1775-12-06] Patterson, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0200] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Richard Henry Lee to General Washington: Has reason to believe the inprovements on the Kenhawa have not been destroyed by the Indians. [1775-12-06] Lee, Richard Henry. [S4-V4-p0201] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of John Bull, of Philadelphia, to the Congress, requesting authority may be given him to dispose of the Lands belonging to the Nanticokes, in Maryland, who are desirous of removing to live with the Six Nations. [1775-11-27] Bull, John, The Cosh (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0202] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress. [1775-12-06] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0202] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Punishment of Thomas Randolph, of Quibbletown, New-Jersey, for reviling and opposing the Continental and Provincial Congresses and Committees. [1775-12-28] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0203] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration of the Inhabitants of Queen's County, New-York: The report that they are inimical to the American cause is void of truth, they wish to remain peaceable and quiet, have the means of protecting themselves, and will not submit to be disarmed. [1775-12-06] New-York, Queen's County Freeholders. [S4-V4-p0203] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Inhabitants of Putney, Cumberland County, New-York, to Colonel Williams and Paul Spooner. [1775-12-06] French, John; Helighton, Cyrus; Winandt, James B.; Eyers, Elisha; Hail, Amos; McWain, John; Houghton, Jonathan; More, Rufus; Perce, Ebenezer; Eilee, Aaron; Witcomb, Cyrus, Jr.; Hail, James; Kennoled, Grandol; Smeed, Simon; Lockling, Jonathan; Law, Mical; Hubard, Elpha; More, Abijah; Perry, John; Guther, Joseph; Greene, Caleb; More, Jonas; Huckens, Benjamin; Gates, Daniel; Alexander, Philip; Bagger, Giddon; Jewet, Daniel; Whitney, Abijah; Perry, Solomon; Perry, Moses; Witcomb, Cyrus; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0429] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an Officer in the Camp before Ouebeck: The men are in high spirits, if Ouebeck does not surrender soon, it is the General's intention to carry the Town by storm. [1775-12-06] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0204] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Officers and Sailors of the Armed Vessel taken near St. John's ordered to be sent to the County of Litchfield, Captain Hunter and others, Prisoners sent to be quartered in Connecticut, allowed to reside in Wethersfield on their parole, Letter received from General Washington, informing that a number of the Connecticut Troops had deserted the service, Letter ordered to be sent in reply, expressing the resentment of the Council at the conduct of the Troops. [1775-12-05] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0204] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke. [1775-12-06] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0205] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to Timothy Pickering: It will give the General great pleasure to contribute to the particular safety of the Inhabitants of Salem, when he can do so consistent with his duty to defend the whole. [1775-12-06] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0206] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Captain Bartlett. [1775-12-06] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0206] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Sullivan to General Sullivan, communicating his Plan for raising men for the new Army. [1775-12-06] Sullivan, James. [S4-V4-p0206] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Folsom to the New Hampshire Committee of Safety: Is exerting himself to raise Troops to march immediately to the Camp. [1775-12-06] Folsom, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0207] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Plan of Reconciliation with the Colonies-offered in the House of Commons by Mr. Hartley. [1775-12-07] House of Commons, Parliament of Great Britain. [S4-V4-p0207] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William De Hart to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-07] De Hart, William. [S4-V4-p0210] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Commissioners for Fortifications to the New-York Congress: It is not possible to prepare Barracks for the Troops from New-Jersey. [1775-12-07] New-York, Commissioners for Fortifications; Bedlow, William; Grenell, Thomas; Lawrence, Jonathan. [S4-V4-p0254] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Albany Committee to Committee of the District of Kinderhook: Earnestly recommending to the District of Kinderhook that they will adopt measures to promote among them peace and harmony. [1775-12-07] New-York, Albany Committee of Safety, Correspondence, and Protection; Yates, Abraham, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0210] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Holmes to Captain Wynkoop. [1775-12-07] Holmes, James, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0212] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Inhabitants of Westminster, Cumberland County, to Colonel Williams and Paul Spooner. [1775-12-7] New-York, Westminster Inhabitants; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0430] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of Gideon Lounsbery. [1775-12-07] Lounsbery, Gideon. [S4-V4-p0212] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: The reprehensible conduct of some of the Troops of the Colony has excited grief, surprise, and indignation. Care will be taken to make examples of some of the ring leaders. The zeal and ardour of Connecticut in the common cause may be relied on. [1775-12-07] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0213] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the General Court of Massachusetts to General Washington, in reply to his Letter of the 5th instant to Mr. Otis: The Officers and Soldiers of the Militia now to be raised are put upon the same footing, in all respects, as the rest of the American Army under his command, They are clearly of opinion that the words of the Resolve will not justify the construction suggested to his Excellency by General Heath. [1775-12-07] Massachusetts, General Court. [S4-V4-p0191] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, Broughton and Selman are returned without affecting any good purpose, Mr. Callbeck and two others, brought in Prisoners, have been discharged. [1775-12-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0214] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke, requesting him to send Captain Stanhope and the two Midshipmen to Northampton on parole. [1775-12-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0214] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General-Washington to the Committee for Portsmouth, New-Hampshire. [1775-12-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0214] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Richard Derby, Jun., to John Morland. [1775-12-07] Derby, Richard, Jr.. [Force's Table of Contents appears incorrect. The title as it appears here was created for the online database. The following is Force's title listing: Letter from Richard Derby to Stephen Moylan: The Committee at Salem have declined acting in the case of the Kingston Packet, but say there does not appear the least cause to detain the vessel] [S4-V4-p0214] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Pickering to Stephen Moylan: In such cases as that of the Kingston Packet, if Committees in different Towns give different judgments it will cause great difficulties, it should be determined by Judges whose jurisdiction is general. [1775-12-07] Pickering, John, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0215] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Nathaniel Peaslee, Sergeant, declining the appointment of a Justice of the Superior Court. [1775-12-16] . [S4-V1-p1236] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Waite to John Adams, with a statement of the losses he sustained when Falmouth was burnt by the Ministerial Troops and Navy. [1775-12-07] Waite, John. [S4-V4-p0215] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Advices from the interior of South-Carolina: Action with Cunningham's party. [1775-12-08] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0215] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of congress to Committee for Fredericktown, with the Thanks of Congress for their vigilance in seizing Cameron, Smith, and Connoly. [1775-12-08] Maryland, Frederick Committee. [S4-V4-p0216] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the Governments of the several New-England Colonies: The Congress is alarmed at the want of publick spirit, and backwardness in the Soldiers to reinlist, and the dreadful consequences that must ensue, should the lines be abandoned, and the General deserted, at a critical moment. [1775-12-08] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0217] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington: General Schuyler has orders to forward what Cannon and Lead he can spare, the Congress are sensibly affected with his situation, regret the backwardness of the Troops to reinlist. and have empowered him to call forth the New-England Militia in any emergency. [1775-12-08] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0217] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Lynch to General Washington. [1775-12-08] Lynch, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0218] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress to the New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0391] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress to the New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0392] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of John Marks to the New-York Congress for assistance in establishing the business of making Nails, which is much needed. [1775-12-08] Marks, John. [S4-V4-p0218] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: The men are in want of suitable Clothing for the winter: He has not been able to settle the accounts with the Soldiers, from which the cause will suffer extremely, numbers that have gone home, have sworn that they will never re-engage in the service. [1775-12-08] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0219] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Abram Davenport to Governour Trumbull, asking permission for a Vessel to go to the West Indies with Provisions, and to bring back Military Stores. [1775-12-08] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0220] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Sullivan: The intention of yesterday's Order, respecting the Review of the Connecticut Troops, is only to afford a good opportunity of making choice of such of their Arms as may be found fit for the use of the new Army. [1775-12-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0220] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to General Thomas. [1775-12-08] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0159] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to the Salem Committee: The General cannot decide upon breaches of the Association, that comes under the cognizance of the Committees of Safety. [1775-12-08] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0221] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Colonel Glover: The General desires he will put Captain Derby in possession of Kingston Packet, and so manage the matter that Head-Quarters may hear no more of it. [1775-12-08] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0221] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: General Washington is extremely pleased with the vigorous exertions and noble spirit of the People of New-Hampshire. [1775-12-08] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0221] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Jonathan Titcomb, and others, to B. Greenleaf, in behalf of Captain Peter Roberts. Commission granted to Peter Roberrs, of the Sloop Gamecock. [1775-12-08] . [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Jones, and others, to Benjamin Greenleaf, in behalf of Captain Offin Boardman. [1775-12-08] . [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the Governour of Nova-Scotia: Fearing the evil consequences that may ensue from permitting strangers, who may be in the interest of the Rebels, to resort to the Town of Halifax, all persons coming there are required to report themselves within two hours, or they will be treated as Spies. [1775-12-08] Legge, Francis, Governour of Nova-Scotia, Canada; Bulkeley, Richard. [S4-V4-p0222] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from London: Measures of the Ministry to carry into effect their plans with regard to the Colonies. [1775-12-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0222] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Gentleman in London to his friend in Virginia: Government does not intend to make the Grand Armament at Boston, the whole Force, including those now in America, is to be twenty-six thousand men, they are to be divided in America, and sent to New-York, Virginia, and South-Carolina. [1775-12-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0223] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to Edmund Pendleton, informing him of the attack and defeat of the British at Great Bridge. [1775-12-09] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0224] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Spotswood to a friend in Williamsburgh, with sundry particulars of the battle at Great Bridge. [1775-12-09] Spotswood, Major. [S4-V4-p0224] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of King and Queen County, Virginia, examine into the charge against William Lyne, of endeavouring to prejudice the Minute Service, and decide that he appears to be a friend to American liberty. [1775-12-09] Virginia, King and Queen County Sub-Committee of the Upper District; Todd, Bernard. [S4-V4-p0224] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Trenton, New-Jersey, to the President of Congress, on the conduct of the Prisoners on parole at that place. [1775-12-09] New-Jersey, Trenton Committee; Tucker, Samuel; Hunt, Abraham; Smith, Isaac; Hoops, Robert. [S4-V4-p0225] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Parole. [1775-11-07] Continental Congress, Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0225] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Congress to General Schuyler. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0396] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Provincial Congress to New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0397] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Congress to Committee for Tryon County. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0397] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel David Mulford to the New-York Congress. [1775-12-09] Mulford, David, Colonel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from. General Schuyler to General Washington: Colonel Knox will get the articles he wants, except Powder and Flints, at Fort George and they will be sent to Cambridge the first snow. [1775-12-09] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0225] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington. [1775-12-09] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0226] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Artillery at Ticonderoga, Crown-Point. [1775-12-09] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0226] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington. [1775-12-09] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Elbridge Gerry to Massachusetts Council. [1775-12-09] . [S4-V4-p1227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to Massachusetts Council. [1775-12-09] . [S4-V4-p1227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to James Otis, with four Prisoners for examination. [1775-12-09] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bartlett to General Washington: Captain Manly has brought in two more Prizes. [1775-12-09] Bartlett, William, Captain. [S4-V4-p0227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the capture of the two Vessels by Captain Manly. [1775-12-11] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0227] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to the Virginia Convention. [1775-12-10] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0228] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Full account of the battle at the Great Bridge. [1775-12-10] Virginia Gazette. [S4-V4-p0228] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to Lord Stirling: Has endeavoured to do every thing that was required, the Assembly passed a law for repairing the several Barracks, but it was lost in the Council. [1775-12-10] Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0228] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Lowrey to Lord Stirling: He has been with Mr. Hancock, and many Members of Congress, urging them to provide for the necessary articles, they have promised something should be done. [1775-12-10] Lowrey, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Gilbert Potter to New-York Congress. [1775-12-10] Potter, Gilbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0404] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the burning and plundering by the British at Conanicut, Rhode-Island. [1775-12-11] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0230] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Crafts to William Cooper. [1775-12-10] Crafts, Thomas, Jr.. [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to James Otis. [1775-12-10] Washington, George. [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from, Thomas Crafts to General Washington: The Small-Pox. Has broken out in two families that came out of Boston. [1775-12-10] Crafts, Thomas, Jr.. [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to William Bartlett, giving instructions in regard to the two Prizes last sent in. [1775-12-11] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0230] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to William Bartlett, directing the cargo of the two Prizes to be laid up in a secure place, and to assist Captain Adams in preparing for a cruiser. [1775-12-10] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0231] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Greene to Samuel Ward: The inlistments proceed slowly, the Rhode-Island Troops are homesick, the Connecticut Troops are going off in shoals, New-Hampshire behaves nobly, their Troops engage cheerfully, in Massachusetts they are zealous to engage in the service. [1775-12-10] Greene, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0231] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Provost, and c., of the Royal Burgh of Wick, to the King. [1775-12-11] Scotland, Wick Provost, Magistrates, and Common Council; Sinclair, James. [S4-V4-p0232] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to Edmund Pendleton: The enemy has abandoned the Fort at the Great Bridge, and he has taken possession of it. [1775-12-10] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0233] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of the Maryland Convention, that the Parliamentary Post be not permitted to travel in, or pass through the Province, with any Mail, Packages, or Letters. [1775-12-11] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0234] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Conway to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-11] Conway, John, Captain. [S4-V4-p0234] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Morris to Lord Stirling: Has no Money to buy Arms, and half his Company have none. [1775-12-11] Morris, Joseph, Captain. [S4-V4-p0235] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Barnard's Township, New-Jersey, declare Nathaniel Haten an enemy to the liberties of America. [1775-12-11] New-Jersey, Barnard's Township Committee; Alward, Henry. [S4-V4-p0235] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel NicoIl to John McKesson. [1775-12-11] Nicoll, Isaac, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0235] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington: Mr. Penet has arrived with proposals for supplying the United Colonies with Arms and warlike Stores. [1775-12-11] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0235] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Sever to General Washington: The Court has taken precautions to prevent the spreading of the Small-Pox brought out of Boston. [1775-12-11] Sever, William. [S4-V1-p1229] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Committee of Symsbury, requesting them to secure, in the Jail at that place, certain Prisoners sentenced by a Court-Martial to be imprisoned there. [1775-12-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0235] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to General Ward. [1775-12-11] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0236] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Thomas Crafts. [1775-12-11] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0236] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bartlett to General Washington: The valuable Prizes at Beverly are much exposed, as there is nothing to defend them with, there are forts and breastworks, but no guns nor ammunition. [1775-12-11] Bartlett, William, Captain. [S4-V4-p0236] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition from the Committee for Beverly, Massachusetts, to General Washington, requesting they may be supplied with some Guns and Powder, as they are much exposed, and entirely without the means of defence. [1775-12-11] Massachusetts, Beverly Committee of Correspondence; Dodge, Caleb; Rea, Joseph; Wood, Joseph; Leech, Nathan; Whittredge, Livermore. [S4-V4-p0236] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: The inlistments go on at a slow rate, the Militia are coming in fast, Masachusetts and New-Hampshire have shown great alacrity on the occasion. [1775-12-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0237] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1775-12-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0238] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of a Court-Martial for the trial of Lieutenant-Colonel Enos. [1775-12-05] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0238] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 7. [1775-12-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0240] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 9. [1775-12-09] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0240] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 10. [1775-12-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0240] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 11. [1775-12-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0240] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to Meshech Weare: The Congress having given New-Hampshire a pover to assume Government, he submits his views of the form which will best answer the true end and design thereof. [1775-12-11] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0241] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Magistrates and Council of the Burgh of Kirkwall to the King. [1775-12-11] Scotland, Kirkwall Magistrates and Council; Riddoch, John. [S4-V4-p0243] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of the County of Roxburgh to the King. [1775-12-11] Scotland, Roxburgh Noblemen and Gentlemen. [S4-V4-p0244] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to the Virginia Convention: He has taken some of the principal Tories of Norfolk, and sends their examinations to the Convention. [1775-12-12] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0244] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Scott to Captain Southall: Lord Dunmore has applied for an exchange of Prisoners. [1775-12-12] Scott, Charles, Lieutenant-Colonel. [S4-V4-p0245] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Regulations adopted by the Committee for Hanover County, Virginia, respecting Salt. [1775-12-12] Virginia, Hanover County Committee; Bentley, William. [S4-V4-p0245] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Secret Correspondence to Arthur Lee: The Congress desires to know the disposition of foreign Powers towards us, in this, great cirrcumspection and impenetrable secrecy are necessary: we continue firm in our resolutions to defend ourselves, not withstanding the big threats of the Ministry. [1775-12-12] Committee of Secret Correspondence; Franklin, Benjamin; Dickinson, John; Jay, John. [S4-V4-p0246] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Price of Oil regulated by the Philadelphia Committee. [1775-12-12] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee. [S4-V4-p0246] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the New-Jersey Committee of Safety: Has quietly got possession of the Barracks at Amboy. [1775-12-12] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0246] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Congress to Governour Trumbull. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0401] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of James Miller, of Bedford, New-York: Acknowledges he has acted against the liberties of his country, and promises to behave better for the future. [1775-12-12] Miller, James. [S4-V4-p0247] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of Lewis McDonald,of Bedford, Westchester County, New-York. [1775-12-12] McDonald, Lewis, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0247] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of Stephen Baxter, of Bedford. [1775-12-12] Baxter, Stephen. [S4-V4-p0248] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Governour Trumbull: The two Skenes, and some other Officers, have broke their parole of honour. [1775-12-12] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0248] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Morgan to Gen. Washington, reporting the condition of the Hospitals. [1775-12-12] Morgan, John. [S4-V4-p0263] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Lee to Richard Henry Lee: Congress should be more decisive, indecision will ruin us, indecision has thrown the affairs of Virginia into their present situation, Lord Dunmore should have been disarmed of his teeth and claws, and Tryon and all his Tories seized at New-York: recommends the adoption of some strong measures. [1775-12-12] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0248] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to General Sullivan. [1775-12-12] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0249] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

To Dr. Wheelock. [1775-12-12] Harrison, Robert H.. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents. Spelling variants of Eleazer include: Eleazar.] [S4-V4-p0249] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Dr. Stiles. [1775-12-12] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0249] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Timothy Picketing to the Council of Massachusetts. [1775-12-12] . [S4-V1-p1231] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Otis to General Washington. [1775-12-12] . [S4-V1-p1337] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel N. Freeman to General Washington. [1775-12-12] . [S4-V1-p1337] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration by the Convention of Virginia, on Lord Dunmore's Proclamation of November 7. [1775-12-12] Virginia, Convention. [S4-V4-p0249] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to the Virginia Convention. [1775-12-13] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0251] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Charles Stewart to Governour Penn: His proceedings with the Intruders from New-England on Lands in Northampton County, Pennsylvania. [1775-12-13] Stewart, Charles. [S4-V4-p0251] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Agreement of the Intruders to submit to the laws of Pennsylvania. [1775-12-13] . [S4-V4-p0252] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cornmince appointed by the General Committee of New-York, to ascertain the damages sustained by the City and County, from the Ministerial Army and Navy. [1775-12-13] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0253] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edward Jones to the New-York Congress. [1775-12-13] Jones, Edward. [S4-V4-p0254] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Inhabitants of Fulham, Cumberland County, New-York, to Paul Spooner. [1775-12-13] Knight, Jonathan; Miller, Hosea; Cook, Enoch; Wilder, Elias; Jones, Benjamin; Smith, Samuel; Knight, Samuel, Jr.; Frenit, Nathaniel; Brooks, Aaron, Jr.; Sergeants, Rufus; Temple, Parmelas; Temple, Joseph, Jr.; Town, Elijah; Hoton, Aaron; Johnson, Ashbel; Covey, Joseph; Millar, Isaiah; Layton, Samuel; Hildreth, Joseph; Haven, Ebenezer; Rice, Berzille; Dutton, Samuel; Wilder, Samuel; Jones, Cornelius; Kelly, Richard; Spaulding, Lemuel; Walton, Joshua; Putnam, Benjamin; Hanley, James; Temple, Samuel; Houghton, Abel; Town, Elijah, Jr.; Butler, John; Nichols, James; Kathan, Daniel; Hooker, Israel; Brooks, Aaron; Sargeants, Daniel, Jr.; Clark, Thomas; Hooker, John; Jones, Benjamin, Jr.; Robinson, Ezra; Jones, Aaron; Graham, Andrew; Wilder, John; Heldreth, Joseph, Jr.; Gates, Daniel; Temple, Joseph; Temple, Daniel; Boyden, William; Holton, Thomas; Gates, Shepard; Scott, John; Millar, John; Brooks, Ebenezer; Sargeants, Daniel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0430] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Sever to General Washington. [1775-12-12] . [S4-V1-p1231] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Colonel Baldwin: None of the persons lately sent out of Boston can be permitted to approach the Camp, if they have the small-pox, it might be of fatal consequence to the Army. [1775-12-13] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0255] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to William Watson. [1775-12-13] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0255] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Elbridge Gerry to Samuel Adams: A Continental General ought not to have any command of the Militia, it would lead a servant of the Government to forget his station, and conceive himself its master. [1775-12-13] Gerry, Elbridge. [S4-V4-p0255] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: The state of Provisions gives rise to alarming apprehensions, and the uncertainty of Vessels getting into Boston is rendered more precarious by the Rebel Privateers infesting the Bay. [1775-12-13] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0256] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Freeholders, and c. of the County of Peebles, to the King. [1775-12-13] Scotland, Peebles County Justices of the Peace, Freeholders, and Commissioners of the Land Tax; Keith, Robert Murray. [S4-V4-p0257] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from St. Eustatia, signed 'Yankoo,' communicated to the House of Representatives of Massachusetts by the Speaker. [1776-12-14] Yankoo (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0258] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration by the Virginia Convention, on Lord Dunmore's Proclamation, offering freedom to such able-bodied Slaves are willing to join him. [1775-12-14] Virginia, Convention; Pendleton, Edmund. [S4-V4-p0258] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Captain Polhemus. [1775-12-14] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Captain Conway. [1775-12-14] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Rose. [1775-12-14] Rose, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-14] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0295] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bedlow to Nathaniel Woodhull, President of the New-York Congress. [1775-12-14] Bedlow, William; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0427] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Levi Pawling to New-York Congress. [1775-12-14] Pawling, Levi, Colonel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0432] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Commissioners for Indian Affairs to the President of Congress, giving information about a Speech of an Indian in Council, relating to the Lands in dispute between Connecticut and Pennsylvania. [1775-12-04] Northern Department, Commissioners for Transacting Indian Affairs; Schuyler, Philip, Major-General; Douw, Volkert P.; Edwards, Timothy. [S4-V4-p0259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: We have now full proof that the Ministerial Servants have attempted to engage the Savages against us. [1775-12-14] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0260] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Joseph Hopkins to the Assembly of Connecticut, on the Lead-Mine at New-Canaan. [1775-12-14] Hopkins, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0261] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress, informing him of the arrival of Messrs. Penet and De Pliarne, who propose a plan of supplying the Continent with Arms and Ammunition. [1775-12-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0261] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1775-12-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0262] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 12. [1775-12-12] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0263] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 13. [1775-12-13] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0263] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke. [1775-12-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0264] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bartlett to General Washington. [1775-12-14] Bartlett, William, Captain. [S4-V4-p0264] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Colonel Wentworth: The two Vessels sent into Winter Harbour were unjustly taken, and must be delivered up. [1775-12-14] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0264] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Rogers to General Washington, enclosing his parole and passports, and requesting permission to go unmolested where his private business may call him. [1775-12-14] Rogers, Robert, Major. [S4-V4-p0265] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Permit. [1775-12-14] Rogers, Robert, Major. [S4-V4-p0265] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Permit. [1775-12-14] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0265] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Provincial Congress. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress; Woodhull, Nathaniel. [S4-V4-p0266] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Hampshire Committee of Safety. [1775-12-12] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Thornton, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0266] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Condition of the British Army in Boston. [1775-12-14] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0266] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Meet at New-Haven, list of the Members, William Williams elected Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Richard Law, Clerk. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0267] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act for equipping a body of Minute-Men, to be in readiness for the better defence of this Colony. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0268] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act for encouraging the Manufactures of Saltpetre and Gunpowder. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0269] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act for restraining and punishing Persons who are inimical to the liberties of this and the rest of the United Colonies, and for directing proceedings therein. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0270] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act, in addition to a law of this Colony, entitled An Act for the punishment of Deserters. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0272] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act empowering the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army to administer an Oath. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0273] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An Act for altering and further ascertaining the Bounds and Limits of the Town of Westmoreland, in this Colony. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0273] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Delegates to the General Congress to be chosen annually in October. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0273] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Selectmen of each Town for the time being, appointed Inspectors of Nitre and Saltpetre. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0274] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to examine where any Mines Mineral substances containing Sulphur may be found in the Colony. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0274] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to procure and fit out Armed Vessels for the Colony. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0274] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Troops now stationed on the Sea-Coast to be continued in service, and the several Batteries to be supplied with Cannon. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0274] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Giles Hall. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Armed Vessel. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Arms and Ammunition. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Appointments. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chaplain to be Appointed. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Benjamin Kilborn cashiered for treasonable declarations against the United Colonies. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0276] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial and Representation of the Town of Mansfield. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0276] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of William Pitkin and George Pitkin. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0276] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Henry Champion. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0276] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of David Hawley. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0276] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Adam Babcock. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0277] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Jedediah Elderkin and Nathaniel Wales, Jr.. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0277] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Abraham Fuller. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0277] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to make allotment of Lands to Indians for their support. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0278] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Payments to Oliver Wolcott and Samuel Huntington. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0278] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee to examine a Lead-Mine in New-Canaan. [Undated] Connecticut, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0591] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to the President of the Virginia Convention. [1775-12-15] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0277] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to Virginia Convention: All the principal Tortes at Norfolk have gone on board the Ships-of-War in the Harbour. [1775-12-15] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0278] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Squire of the Otter, to the Officer commanding at Norfolk, informing him that several Musket Balls were last night fired at the King's Ship from some people in Norfolk. [1775-12-15] Squire, W. C., Captain. [S4-V4-p0279] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonels Howe and Woodford to Captain Squire: They have given no orders to fire on the Otter. [1775-12-15] Howe, Robert, Colonel; Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0279] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Covenhoven to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-15] Covenhoven, John, Captain. [S4-V4-p0279] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Polhemus to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-15] Polhemus, John, Captain. [S4-V4-p0279] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee, Mr. Daubeny convicted of attempting, inadvertently, to send some necessaries on board the Asia, reprimanded and discharged, Names of the Members as they voted on the question to discharge Mr. Daubeny, Door Keeper required to see every absent Member and obtain a Declaration, in writing, whether they mean to be considered Members of the Committee, Mr. Graham charged with supplying Provisions to the Asia Man-of-War. [1775-12-15] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0280] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Regulations for the Military Night Watch. [1775-12-15] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0281] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Abraham P. Lott and Peter T. Curtenius. [1775-12-15] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0282] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Richmond County Committee to the New-York Congress. [1775-12-19] New-York, Richmond County Committee; Tysen, John; Jacobson, Christian; Corsen, Daniel; Mersereau, Peter; Christopher, Joseph; Merrell, Lambert; Poillon, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0428] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington: The Army in Canada is constantly decreasing, of the men now at Ticonderoga, Crown Point, and Fort George, there will probably not be one left by the first of next month. [1775-12-15] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0282] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed. [1775-12-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0282] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cambridge, December 14, 1775. [1775-12-14] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0283] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1775-12-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0283] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to James Warren, transmitting a Donation from Fairfax County, Virginia, for the Suffering Poor of Boston. [1775-12-15] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0254] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

To William Bartlett. [1775-12-15] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0254] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett. [1775-12-15] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0254] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett: The General is much surprised at the rapacity of the crews in stripping the Prizes of every thing they could lay their hands upon, all must be restored, or the value deducted from the shares of the pillagers. [1775-12-15] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0255] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Speech of John Derk Van der Capellan, upon the request of the King of Great Britain for the loan of the Scotch Brigade, in the Assembly of the States of Overyssell, and inserted in the Records of that Province. [1775-12-15] Van der Capellen, Johan Derk. [S4-V4-p0285] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from London to a Gentleman in Virginia: Parliament has shut up all the Ports of America, at present the Nation is against us, and think we shall be an easy prey. [1775-12-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0287] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel John Connolly to Alexander McKee. [1775-12-16] Connolly, John. [S4-V4-p0283] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Connolly to Captain Lord. [1775-12-16] Connolly, John. [S4-V4-p0617] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Connolly to Captain Lernoult. [1775-12-16] Connolly, John. [S4-V4-p0618] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Connolly to Captain Lord. [1775-12-16] Connolly, John. [S4-V4-p0618] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Connolly to Mrs. Connolly. [1775-12-16] Connolly, John. [S4-V4-p0618] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-16] Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0287] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Captain Longstreet. [1775-12-16] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0288] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Captain Conway. [1775-12-15] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0288] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to John Van Emberg. [1775-12-16] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0288] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of James Judd, of Danbury, Connecticut. [1775-12-16] Judd, James; Raymond, Jesse. [S4-V4-p0288] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Montgomery to General Wooster: He proposes, the first strong northwester, to make two attacks on Quebeck, by night, one on the Lower Town, the other upon Cape Diamond Bastion, he has but about eight hundred men fit for duty. [1775-12-16] Montgomery, Richard, General. [S4-V4-p0288] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Montgomery to General Carleton: Charges him with cruelty to Prisoners, and firing upon a flag of truce, and demands a surrender of the Garrison. [1775-12-16] Montgomery, Richard, General. [S4-V4-p0289] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an Officer in the Continental Army before Quebeck. [1775-12-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0290] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Lieutenant Van Wagenen: Quebeck makes an obstinate defence, a Flag sent them to surrender was fired at by Carleton, above two hundred Shells have been thrown into the Town. [1775-12-16] Van Wagenen, Lieutenant. [S4-V4-p0290] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Norton to the Assembly of Massachusetts. [1775-12-16] Norton, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0290] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: Several Vessels sailed from Boston this day, Halifax is given out for their destination, but it is possible they may be bound elsewhere. [1775-12-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0291] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Assembly of Massachusetts. [1775-12-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0291] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Peleg Wadsworth to General Washington. [1775-12-1] Wadsworth, Peleg, Captain. [S4-V4-p0454] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Gereral Washington's Secretary. [1775-12-16] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0291] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee appointed by the Committee of Safety of New-Hampshire, appointed to place Obstructions to prevent the passage of the enemy's Ships up the Piscataqua River. [1775-10-27] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Thornton, Matthew; Knight, William; Wentworth, Joshua; Pearce, William, Captain; Clap, Supply, Captain. [S4-V4-p0291] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Scott to Captain Southall: We have possession of Norfolk, almost all the inhabitants fled on board the British Ships, our duty is very hard, the Guards hose not been relieved for forty-eight hours. [1775-12-17] Scott, Charles, Lieutenant-Colonel. [S4-V4-p0292] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to Edmund Pendleton: His correspondence with Captain Squire, refuses to permit any communication with the Ships-of-War, and will not surrender the Brig demanded. [1775-12-17] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0292] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

December 19th. [1775-12-19] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0293] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lord Dunmore's Humanity. [1775-12-19] Virginia Gazette. [S4-V4-p0293] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Forces under command of Colonel Howe, at Norfolk. [1775-12-17] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0294] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Member of the Continental Congress to his Friend in Williamsburg. [1775-12-99] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0294] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The Tories in every part of the Province have of late assumed fresh courage, and talk very daringly, it is said a combination is formed to oppose the measures of the Congress, and that their List of Association already amounts to four thousand men, Stations intended for the two Regiments in New-Jersey. [1775-12-17] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0294] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to Lord Stirling: He has got northern than Woodbridge, Mr. Patterson, who had him entirely in his power, would go no farther. [1775-12-17] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0296] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to a Gentleman in New-York. [1775-12-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0296] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Knox to Colonel McDougall, urging him to use his influence that there may be immediately sent to Cambridge a quantity of Shells. [1775-12-17] Knox, Henry, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0296] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Knox to General Washington: He has made forty-two Strong Sleds for the Cannon, and engaged Oxen to drag them as far as Springfield, if snow falls, will soon have them in Camp. [1775-12-17] Knox, Henry, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0296] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of Cannon and Mortars brought from Ticonderoga to Fort George by Colonel Knox. [1775-12-10] . [S4-V4-p0297] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of Cannon, Stores, etc., ordered from New-York. [1775-11-27] . [S4-V4-p0298] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to New-York Congress. [1775-12-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0437] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke, requesting him to have removed, without delay, the Cattle from Block Island, to prevent their falling into the hands of the Ministerial Army, now in great want of fresh Provisions. [1775-12-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0298] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1775-12-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0298] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Ward. [1775-12-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0298] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Reports of Captain Dodge to General Washington. [1775-12-17] Dodge, Richard, Captain. [S4-V4-p0298] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to General Washington: Has examined Major Rogers, who has given an account of his movements since he left New-York on the 10th of October last. [1775-12-17] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0300] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Council met at the Court-House of Johnston County. [1775-12-18] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0299] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Walter Lamb to be tried by the Committee of Safety for the District of Halifax, Order George Massingbird to be discharged from custody. [1775-12-19] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0299] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committees of Wilmington and Brunswick disrected to prevent all communication between Governour Martin and the Inhabitants of the Province, Application to the Council of Safety of South-Carolina for two thousand weight of Gunpowder. [1775-12-20] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0301] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissioners appointed to purchase, arm, and man an Armed Vessel, at Brunswick, Beaufort, and Roanoke, Vessels to be sent from Newbern, Wilmington, and Edenton, to procure Arms and Ammunition for the use and protection of the Province. [1775-12-19] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0302] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed to purchase materials, and employ proper persons to make and repair Fire-Arms. [1775-12-21] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0302] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Two Battalions of Minute-Men to be immediately embodied in Salisbury District, Field-Officers for the two Battalions. [1775-12-21] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0304] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

James Kebble, of Orslow County, at present inimical to tile cause of liberty, is disqualified from holding any Office in the Militia, Colonel Rhodes directed to receive into his custody all the Gunpowder in the County of Onslow. [1775-12-22] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0304] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Samuel Johnston ordered to erect a Breastwork in Edenton, for the defence of the Town, Friends to American freedom requested to purchase all the Powder, Sulphur, and Saltpetre, in their power, for the use of the public. [1775-12-23] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0305] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Governour Martin having distributed a great number of Tory Pamphlets in the Western parts of the Province, where the People are not well informed, the Delegates in Congress are requested to procure the best Pamphlets that can be had for the true information of the People, No person entitled to relief against a Debtor, who shall not have subscribed the Continental Association and the Test, ten days previous to ,Taking application for such relief. [1775-12-24] North-Carolina, Provincial Council. [S4-V4-p0306] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress to New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-18] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0422] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Hasbrouck to the New-York Congress. [1775-12-18] Hasbrouck, Jonathan, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0307] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tryon to the Mayor of New-York, warning the Inhabitants against continuing measures that will involve the country in misery, and bring destruction on their families and themselves. [1775-12-18] Tryon, William, Governour of New-York. [S4-V4-p0307] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Parker to Governour Tryon: if any Troops are raised, or Military Works erected in New-York, otherwise than by order of his Majesty, it will be his duty to treat the Town as in open Rebellion against the King. [1775-12-18] Parker, H., Captain. [S4-V4-p0308] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Kinderhook District to the Committee for Albany County. [1775-12-18] New-York, Kinderhook District Committee; Vosburgh, Peter; Van Alstine, Peter; Goes, Matthew, Jr.; Schaack, H. V.. [S4-V4-p0211] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Stevens to John McKesson, recommending to the New-York Congress Field Officers for the two Regiments in Cumberland County. [1775-12-18] Stevens, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0309] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Montgomery to General Schuyler: He has been near a fortnight before Quebeck with eight hundred men, and hopes the Troops will be sent down as soon as possible. [1775-12-18] Montgomery, Richard, General. [S4-V4-p0309] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: He discharged no men between Albany and Ticonderoga, but gave the Connecticut Troops a furlough to pass to New-England, as they might be serviceable there. [1775-12-18] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0310] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to the President of Congress. [1775-12-18] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0310] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Howe: Colonel Allen has been treated without regard to decency, humanity, or the rules of war: whatever fate he undergoes, shall be the fate of Brigadier Prescott. [1775-12-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0310] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: Requests him to inquire into the manner of Colonel Allen's treatment, and the truth of the reports that Major Rogers had been acting under General Carleton. [1775-12-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0311] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Greene to Samuel Ward: This is no time for disgusting the Soldiery, when their aid is so essential to the preservation of the rights of human nature, and the liberties of America: The People are brave and spirited, but exceedingly avaricious, they have extorted from the necessities of the Army enormous prices for Hay, Wood, and Teaming. [1775-12-18] Greene, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0311] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate that Duncan McArthur, of the Royal Regiment of Highland Emigrants, raised to suppress the unnatural Rebellion in America, will be entitled to two hundred acres of forfeited Land at the conclusion of the war. [1775-12-18] MacLean, Murdoch, Captain. [S4-V4-p0213] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Cambridge, Dated December 18, 1775. [1775-12-18] Anonymous. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0313] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Beverly, Dated December 18, 1775. [1775-12-18] Anonymous. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0313] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: Captain Manly has brought in another Prize, with Letters and Papers of the greatest importance, which are forwarded to Congress by a special Express. [1775-12-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0314] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Lovell, in Provost Prison, Boston, November 19: The Military Government in Boston have been wantonly and cruelly exercised against him since the 29th of June. [1775-12-19] Lovell, James. [S4-V4-p0315] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Lovell to General Washington, Boston Prison, December 6: He is charged with being a Spy, and giving intelligence to the Rebels, and has suffered the indignities of imprisonment since June last, without any sort of a trial: General Howe requires in exchange for him Governour Skene and his Son. [1775-12-06] Lovell, James. [S4-V4-p0315] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to General Gage: Has just received his Circumstantial Account of the unhappy affair that happened on the 19th of April. [1775-09-30] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to Admiral Graves. [1775-10-03] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: Has not yet received answers to his Letters and Messages to the Indian Nations: Colonel Kirkland, who has been obliged to fly, will state the situation of attain in the back parts of the Southern Provinces. [1775-09-30] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: Has received a Talk from the Cherokees, it shows their disposition, which he will cultivate: It will no longer be good policy to foment the differences between the Choctaws and Creeks, as it will prevent the Creeks from engaging in his Majesty's service. [1775-10-03] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0316] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to General Gage: A great majority of the back Inhabitants of Carolina are attached to Government, and an indiscriminate attack by Indians might do much harm: He will induce them to act with their well disposed neighbours. [1775-10-03] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0317] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to Major Small. [1775-10-02] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0317] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Daniel Chamier, Jun., to Daniel Chamier. [1775-09-18] Chamier, Daniel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0318] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Furlong to General Gage: But about forty men for duty at St. Augustine. [1775-10-05] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0319] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Brown to Governour Tonyn. [1775-09-18] Brown, William, Lieutenant. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0320] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Lieutenant Brown. [1775-09-18] Brown, William, Lieutenant. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0320] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to General Gage. [1775-09-21] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0320] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

August Return of his Majesty's Forces in East Florida. [1775-08-01] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0321] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

September Return of his Majesty's Forces in East Florida. [1775-10-01] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0323] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

October Return of his Majesty's Forces in East Florida. [1775-11-01] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0325] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

State of the Fourteenth Regiment of Infantry, in the Province of East-Florida, St. Augustine, September 30, 1775. [1775-09-30] Furlong, Jonathan, Major. [S4-V4-p0327] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lieutenant Graves to Admiral Graves, with a Report of the state of the Schooner St. Lawrence. [1775-10-03] Graves, John, Lieutenant. [S4-V4-p0327] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Alexander Skinner to Brigadier General Grant. [1775-09-21] Skinner, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Alexander Skinner to General Grant: The St. Lawrence has arrived at St. Augustine, if she had been sooner on the station, one hundred barrels of the King's Powder, taken out of Lofthouse, by a Carolina Pirate, would have been saved. [1775-10-05] Skinner, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Mulcaster to General Grant, giving a general view of the state of affairs at the South. [1775-10-03] Mulcaster, Frederick George. [S4-V4-p0329] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from C. Sheriff to General Robertson. [1775-10-02] Shirreff, C.. [S4-V4-p0334] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Tonyn to Major Donkin. [1775-10-02] Tonyn, Patrick, Governour of East Florida. [S4-V4-p0334] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Spencer Man to General Grant: The political body in Florida is much diseased, the Governour has neither ability to point out, nor interest to procure, any good for the People. [1775-10-04] Man, Spencer. [S4-V4-p0355] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Alexander Ross to Captain Stanton: Captain Fordyce, with his Company and a Detachment, is on board a Vessel, to sail with the first fair wind for Virginia. [1775-10-04] Ross, Alexander. [S4-V4-p0355] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Moultrie to General Grant: St. Augustine is already too weak, no more Troops should be taken from it, it is now the best and only communication between Great Britain and our Red Brothers. [1775-10-04] Moultrie, John, Lieutenant-Governour of East-Florida. [S4-V4-p0336] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Daniel Chamier, Jun., to Daniel Chamier. [1775-10-03] Chamier, Daniel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0337] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Stuart to Samuel Kemble. [1775-10-04] Stuart, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0340] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Chester to Governour Tryon: Has received Instructions from the King to afford protection to such of his Loyal Subjects as are compelled to fly from the Colonies in Rebellion, and wish for an asylum in West-Florida. [1775-11-18] Chester, Peter, Governour of West-Florida. [S4-V4-p0340] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the Governour of West Florida, offering Lands to such as seek a retreat in that Province. [1775-11-11] Chester, Peter, Governour of West-Florida. [S4-V4-p0341] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Allan Cameron to Duncan Cameron: He has accepted a Commission under Lord Dunmore, and is to set out tomorrow morning for Detroit with Major Connolly. [1775-11-11] Cameron, Allan. [S4-V4-p0342] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Allan Cameron to Daniel Chamier. [1775-11-11] Cameron, Allan. [S4-V4-p0342] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Montagu to Admiral Graves. [1775-11-14] Montagu, James, Captain. [S4-V4-p0343] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Griffin to George Giffarina: He is at Jamestown, surrounded by Rebels, and dare not move, a thousand Rebels are on their way for Norfolk, to punish the People there for declaring for Government, two Regiments would restore peace and good order to the Province. [1775-11-14] Griffin, W.. [S4-V4-p0343] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to Glassford, Gordon and Co.. [1775-11-17] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0343] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to Glassford, Gordon and Co.. [1775-12-02] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0345] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Walter Hatton to Nathaniel Coffin: Those in arms against the Government know that the halter is round their necks, and, if taken, they are liable to be trussed up without delay, many have sworn allegiance to the lawful Sovereign in Norfolk, Portsmout, Nansemond, and c.: they amount to upwards of three thousand. [1775-11-21] Hatton, Walter. [S4-V4-p0346] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Dunmore to Admiral Graves. [1775-11-24] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-28] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-12-03] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-24] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0347] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to James Anderson. [1775-11-28] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0348] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to Edward and Rene Payne. [1775-11-28] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0348] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Neil Jamieson to Edward and Rene Payne. [1775-11-20] Jamieson, Neil. [S4-V4-p0348] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Leslie to General Gage. [1775-12-01] Leslie, Samuel, Captain. [S4-V4-p0349] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lord Dunmore to Captain Leslie. [1775-12-02] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0349] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of a Detachment of his Majesty's Fourteenth Regiment at Norfolk, Virginia, in October. [1775-12-02] Leslie, Samuel, Captain. [S4-V4-p0349] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of a Detachment of his Majesty's Fourteenth Regiment at Norfolk, Virginia, in November. [1775-11-01] Leslie, Samuel, Captain. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of a Detachment of his Majesty's Fourteenth Regiment at Norfolk, Virginia, in December. [1775-12-01] Leslie, Samuel, Captain. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Fordyce to Captain Urquhart: Two thousand Men would settle everthing in Virginia in the course of the Winter we have had a little brush with the Rebels, who behaved in a most dastardly manner, a Corps of about seven hundred of them has been sent to take Norfolk, but they will not find it quite so easy as they expect. [1775-12-01] Fordice, C., Captain. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Squire to Admiral Graves. [1775-12-02] Squire, W. C., Captain. [S4-V4-p0351] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Franklin to M. Dumas: We have hitherto applied to no Foreign Power, but we wish to know if any one of them is disposed to step in for the relief of an oppresed People, or, if we break off all connection with Britain, and declare ourselves independent, is there any Power in Europe who will enter into an Alliance with us for the benefit of our commerce. [1775-12-19] Franklin, Benjamin. [S4-V4-p0352] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Livingston to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-19] Livingston, William. [S4-V4-p0354] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The Order of Captain Parker, prohibiting Vessels from Foreign Countries entering New-York, in direct violation of the Act of Parliament, alarms the moderate, and vexes the Tories of New-York, if this circumstance be well managed, it will turn out very fortunate. [1775-12-19] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0354] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee -- Apply to the Provincial Congress for a Loan of one thousand Pounds, to defray necessary charges in defending our rights and privileges. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0355] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Mercer ordered to produce a Certificate from the Congress of New-Jersey, authorizing him to export Provisions. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0355] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Totten and others appointed a Committee to examine, and, if they see fit, to discharge, such persons as may be hereafter taken into custody. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0356] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Michael Albert, Edward White, and John Moore, charged with having inlisted Men for the Ministerial Army, examined and discharged. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0356] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The case of John Blackler, who was several weeks on board the Asia, referred to the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0356] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington: Fears the Vessels sailed from Boston may be destined for Rhode-Island, asks a Detachment from the Continental Army for their defence, and that General Lee may be sent to take the command. [1775-12-19] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0356] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1775-12-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0357] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorandum by General Washington's Secretary. [1775-12-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0357] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: He has the authority of the Rebel Commander for believing Brigadier Prescott has fallen into their hands. Mr. Washington, commanding the Rebel Army, presuming upon the number and rank of his Prisoners, has threatened retaliation in point of treatment to any Prisoners of theirs in our power, and proposes an exchange. [1775-12-19] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0357] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Clergyman in Maryland to the Earl of Dartmouth. [1775-12-20] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0358] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Cortlandt Skinner to Colonel William Skinner: We have actually begun a Revolution. The Congress are our King, Lords, and Commons. They have taken Canada, blocked up the Royal Army in Boston, secured the Indians, appointed an Admiral, are fitting out a Fleet, and are universally obeyed. Is not this Independency? They say it is not. [1775-12-99] Skinner, Cortlandt. [S4-V4-p0363] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Committee for Morris County, New-Jersey, on a complaint against Cortlandt Skinner. [1775-12-99] New-Jersey, Morris County Committee. [S4-V4-p0364] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Provincial Congress to New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0429] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the President of Congress, requesting sixty thousand Pounds from the Continental Treasury may be forwarded immediately. [1775-12-20] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0265] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders. [1775-12-20] Connecticut, General Assembly; Wyllys, George. [S4-V4-p0365] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Greenough to Committee of Congress, with a Statement of his losses in June last, by the burning of his Property on Noddle-Island by the Provincials. [1775-12-22] Greenough, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0365] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account. [1775-12-20] Greenough, Thomas; Whiting, John. [S4-V4-p0365] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke: Current send him assistance, and does not believe the Troops from Boston were destined for Rhode Island. [1775-12-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0366] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Baldwin: Mr. Wiber stands in a suspicious and unfriendly light, but, if the Committee, consider him a friend, he may return. [1775-12-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0366] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bartlett to General Washington, desiring his Instructions respecting the prize Cargoes at Beverly. [1775-12-20] Bartlett, William, Captain. [S4-V4-p0367] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Greene to Jacob Greene: Is surprised that the Committee of Newport are desirous of nourishing such a serpent as Wallace in the bosom of the country. To grant him supplies for Indenmity to that Town only, is sacrificing the rest of the Province for the benefit of Newport. [1775-12-20] Greene, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0367] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from London to a Gentleman in Virginia: Our connection with England ought to be dissolved. The Bill that has now passed Parliament, by treating the Colonies as enemies, settled the question. They can not be enemies and Subjects at the same time. America has now nothing to do but to provide for herself. [1775-12-21] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0368] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Henry Wisner to B. Towne, with directions for making Gunpowder. [1775-12-21] Wisner, Henry. [S4-V4-p0370] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to the President of Congress. [1775-12-21] Pennsylvania, Lancaster Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0371] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Provincial Congress to New-York Delegates in Continental Congress. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0435] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of the New-York Provincial Congress, respecting the disaffected Persons in Queen's County and Richmond County, List of the disaffected Persons in Queen's County, New-York. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0372] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: The Conferences with the Six Nations have had a happy issue. They have given up the War-Belt which was delivered to their, with much ceremony, by Colonel Johnson, at Montreal. [1775-12-21] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0375] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Ward. [1775-12-21] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0376] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington to General Spencer. [1775-12-21] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0376] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an Officer of the Army at Boston to a Friend in England: The Admiral, instead of sending his Squadron to protect the Store Ships, has ordered the Ships-of-War in the Harbor to be secured with booms all round, to prevent their being boarded and taken by the Rebel Whale-Boats. The General acts differently. He seems to think it his duty to annoy the enemy. [1775-12-21] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0376] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to General Washington. [1775-12-21] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0454] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the King, appointing a distribution of the Prizes taken during the continuance of the Rebellion now subsisting in divers parts of the Continent of North America. [1775-12-21] George III, King of Great Britain. [S4-V4-p0377] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington: The Resolution authorizing the attack on Boston passed, after a most serious debate in a Committee of the Whole House. He heartily wishes the attempt may be successful, though, individually, he may be the greatest sufferer. [1775-12-22] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0379] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Enclosed Resolutions of Congress. [1775-12-22] Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p0380] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Henry B. Livingston to the President of Congress, returning thanks for the honour conferred upon him by the Resolution of Congress of the 12th instant. [1775-12-99] Livingston, Henry R., Captain. [S4-V4-p0380] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee. [1775-12-22] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0380] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee. [1775-12-29] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0380] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Mamacoting Precinct to New-York Congress. [1775-12-22] New-York, Mamakating Committee. [Spelling variants of Mamakating include: Mamacoting and Mamicoting.] [S4-V4-p0381] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Montgomery, from some friends in Montreal. [1775-12-22] The Faithful Union with Liberty (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0381] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Committee of Safety direct the Company raised for the defence of New-Haven to be discharged. [1775-12-22] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0382] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John McKesson and Robert Benson elected Secretaries, Credentials of the Members, Questions to be determined by a majority of the Counties then having Deputies in Congress, Rules adopted for the government of the House. [1775-12-06] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0383] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate for the City and County of New-York. [1775-11-07] New-York Committee; Imlay, John; Ray, Robert; Bancker, Ev., Phenix, Daniel; Broome, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0383] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the Committee of the County of Albany. [1775-11-11] New-York, Albany Committee of Safety, Correspondence, and Protection; Visscher, Matthew; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0383] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the Committee of the County of Albany, Certificate from the Committee of the County of Dutchess. [1775-11-23] New-York, Albany Committee of Safety, Correspondence, and Protection; New-York, Dutchess County Committee; Visscher, Matthew; Benson, Egbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0384] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from Ulster County. [1775-11-07] New-York, Ulster County Committee; Sleght, Johannes; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0384] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the Committee of Westchester. [1775-11-07] New-York, Westchester County Committee; Drake, Gilbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0385] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the County of Suffolk. [1775-11-07] New-York, Suffolk County Committee; Smith, William; L'Hommedieu, Ezra; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0385] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the Committee of Goshen Precinct. [1775-11-27] New-York, Goshen Precinct Committee; Tusten, Benjamin; Gale, Benjamin; Everett, Daniel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0385] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate from the Committee of Goshen Precinct. [1775-11-27] New-York, Goshen Precinct Committee; Everett, Daniel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0385] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissions ordered for three Companies of Minute-Men in Ulster County, Barracks for quartering one thousand Men to be built at the Fortifications in the Highlands, Committee to repair to the Highlands, and endeavour to accommodate the difference between the Commissioners for erecting the Fortifications there and the Engineer. [1775-12-06] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0387] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Egbert Benson, dated November 28. [1775-12-07] Benson, Egbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0388] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Congress desiring to meet in the Assembly Chamber, the Speaker has ordered Mr. Bancker to take care of the Books and Papers of the Assembly. [1775-12-07] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0389] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Lieutenants Borough and Richardson, for an extension of their parole, rejected. [1775-12-06] Borough, Lieutenant; Richardson, Lieutenant; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0389] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Jacobus Oostrum, Johannes Medlar, and Barnt Lewis, to be kept in close confinement in the Jail of Dutchess County, at their own expense. [1775-12-07] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0390] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed to purchase one hundred stand of Arms for the Jersey Forces, Doorkeeper ordered to call upon the non attending Members chosen for the City of New-York, and require them to take their seats in Congress, or assign their reasons for their non-attendance. [1775-12-07] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0390] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Fortifications. [1775-12-07] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0390] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the President of Congress: The utmost despatch will be used to complete every thing respecting the Fortifications it Hudson River. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0391] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates of New-York in the Continental Congress. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0392] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain John McNachten arrived last evening from London, examined before the Congress. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0392] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certifcate from the City of New-York. [1775-12-005] New-York Committee; Broome, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0392] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certifcate from the City of New-York. [1775-12-05] New-York Committee; Broome, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0392] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Speight, a Druggist, arrested, having, in many instances, shown himself inimical to the interest and liberties of the American Colonies. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0393] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of the General Committee of the City and County of New-York, complaining of the destruction of Rivington's Printing Office by a body of Troops from Connecticut, commanded by Isaac Sears. [1775-12-08] New-York Committee; Broome, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0393] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An estimate of Instruments and Medicines necessary for the Colony in its present alarming state ordered. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0393] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions on Governour Tryon's Letter of the 4th instant to the Inhabitants of New-York, reported, debated, and postponed till Monday next. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0394] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Committee on Speight. [1775-12-08] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0395] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Schuyler, with an account of the Moneys advanced to the Troops raised in the Colony. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0395] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Congress: Apprehensive that the emission of Paper by the several Colonies will cause a depreciation, they recommend that all Paper Money, to be issued for the defence of America, be made a Continental Currency. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0397] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Treasurer requested to enter in Bond. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0397] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Tryon County, advising them not to molest Sir John Johnson while he continues inactive. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0397] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to plan a voyage to procure Ammunition, Arms, and other articles necessary for the general defence of the Colony. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0398] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Congress prevented from proceeding to material business by the absence of Members, Members for Orange County and Tryon County attend. [1775-12-04] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0398] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orange County. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0399] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orange County Certificate. [1775-12-09] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0399] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Tryon County Committee. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0399] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Tryon County. [1775-11-07] New-York, Tryon County Committee; Cox, Ebenezer; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0400] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee on the Petition of the General Committee of the City and County of New-York. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0400] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Plan of a voyage for three Vessels to Europe. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0400] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Governour Trumbull, on the destruction of Rivington's Printing Office, and request he will order all the Types returned to the Chairman of the New-York Committee: They do not justify Rivington, but object to any restraint upon the liberty of the Press. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0400] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissions. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0402] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate of the Joint Committee of Orangetown and Haverstraw. [1775-11-07] New-York, Haverstraw Committee; New-York, Orangetown Committee; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0402] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Inhabitants of Connecticut thanked for their aid in suppressing the Insurgents against the cause of liberty in Westchester County. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0402] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

County Committees authorized to apply for assistance to a neighbearing Colony. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0402] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Information from Major Brush, of Huntington, of the disaffection of sundry People in Queen's County, and that they are about thisting Negroes. [1775-12-12] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0403] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Dutchess County, dated December 5: Their authority having been disputed, request the advice of Congress, Persons refusing to give evidence before any Committee, to be imprisoned at their own private expense. [1775-12-05] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0403] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Gilbert Potter, of Huntington, of the 10th instant, calling the attention of Congress to the alarming state of affairs in the County. [1775-12-10] Potter, Gilbert; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0403] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of Samuel Nostran and Isaac Loosie: A large quantity of Powder, and c. is at Captain Hewlett's, at Rockaway, sent from the Asia Man-of-War, brought there by Hewlett and the Lieutenant of the Asia. [1775-12-03] Nostran, Samuel; Loosie, Isaac; Platt, Zophar; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0404] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of Samuel Nostran. [1775-12-11] Nostran, Samuel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0405] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of the Inhabitants of Queen's County required to appear before Congress on the 19th instant. [1775-12-13] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0405] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Vessels and Members. [1775-12-13] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

No person permitted to inoculate for the Small Pox within the Colony, without the further order of the Congress. [1775-12-13] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Consideration of the Resolutions on Governour Tryon's Letter of the 4th instant resumed, and, after long argument, amended, and further postponed. [1775-12-13] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Highlands. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0407] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Mulford, of the 9th instant: His Regiment will be marched to the place of rendezvous on any alarm. [1775-12-09] Mulford, David, Colonel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Consideration of Resolutions on Governour Tryon's Letter resumed, further amended, and adopted. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0408] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Jay, dated November 26: Does not approve the destroying of Rivington's Printing Office: Some people prophesy that the Provincial Congress has too much Christian meekness to take any notice of it. [1775-11-26] Jay, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0410] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of the Continental Congress of the 22d of November relative to the Island of Bermuda Read and filed. [1775-11-22] Continental Congress; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0410] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Additional Resolutions on Governour Tryon's Letter adopted. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0411] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sheep Swine and Poultry. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0412] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Whole Ordered to be Engrossed. [1775-12-14] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0412] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions on Governour Tryon's Letter of the 4th instant. [1775-12-15] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0413] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Major Malcom. [1775-12-15] Malcom, William, Major; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0413] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of John Norberg, Captain Norberg permitted to go to Great Britain with all his effects. [1775-12-15] Norberg, John, Captain; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0414] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Each of the Delegates from New-York in the Continental Congress allowed for his services, for each day he may be absent from his abode on the public service, four Dollars. [1775-12-15] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0414] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Abraham Clark. [1775-11-28] Dennis, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0415] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Sutton, of Westchester, permitted to return, having agreed to surrender himself to the Committee for the County. [1775-12-15] Sutton, William; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0415] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Contract with Cornelius Atherton, of Amenia Precinct, in Dutchess County, for mailing Muskets and Bayonets, approved by Congress. [1775-11-23] McDougall, Alexander, Colonel; Curtenius, Peter T.; Atherton, Cornelius; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0416] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Members of the Committee of Safety appointed. [1775-12-15] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0417] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Benjamin Hunt. [1775-12-16] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0417] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Powers of the Committee of Safety, as read, amended, and adopted. [1775-12-16] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0418] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Provisions for sinking one hundred and twelve thousand five hundred Dollars of Paper Currency, issued by the late Congress. [1775-12-16] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0419] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee who were sent to the Fortifications in the Highlands. [1775-12-14] Nicoll, Francis; Drake, Joseph; Palmer, Thomas; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0420] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Continental Congress, informing them of the Proceedings respecting the destruction of Rivington's Printing Office. [1775-12-18] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0422] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to revise and amend the Militia Law. [1775-12-18] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0423] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee appointed to plan a voyage, read, considered, and recommitted, Five hundred copies of the Proceedings of the Continental Congress, in Low Dutch, and five hundred copies in German, ordered to be purchased for distribution gratis,Committee of Safety authorized to cause a collection of the oppressive Acts of Parliament, with useful Remarks thereon, to be published and distributed gratis. [1775-12-19] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0423] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee appointed to employ two or more Vessels for a voyage to Europe, read and adopted. [1775-12-19] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0424] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further Report from the Committee on the Fortifications in the Highlands,Two additional, Redoubts ordered to be erected, George Clinton appointed Brigadier-General of the Militia of Ulster and Orange Counties. [1775-12-19] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0425] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dr. Paul Spooner, from Cumberland County, appeared and took his seat. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0426] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Cumberland County: Nominated Colonel James Rogers to be Brigadier for Cumberland, Gloucester, and Charlotte Brigade, and Field and other Officers for three Regiments made according to the directions of the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-20] New-York, Cumberland County Committee of Safety; Barrett, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0426] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bedlow, at Fort Constitution, December 14, requesting to know what compensation the Commissioners are to receive, Commissioners employed in erecting the Fortifications in the Highlands to be allowed ten Shillings per day, and to prevent any expense that may be avoided, three Commissioners only are to be continued. [1775-12-14] Bedlow, William; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0427] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of New-York apply for a Loan of one thousand pounds, five hundred granted. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0427] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Blackler. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0428] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Blackler. [1775-12-19] New-York Committee; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0428] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Richmond County, December 15: The Freeholders of the County have refused to send Deputies to the Provincial Congress, Consideration of the state of affairs in Richmond County postponed until the state of Queens County is considered. [1775-12-15] New-York, Richmond County Committee; Tysen, John; Jacobson, Christian; Corsen, Daniel; Mersereau, Peter; Christopher, Joseph; Merrell, Lambert; Poillon, John; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0428] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel James Rogers, of Cumberland County: For political reasons he declines the office of Brigadier-General of the Militia. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0429] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates of the Colony in Continental Congress laying before them the state of the Fortifications in the Highlands. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0429] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Remonstrance of certain Inhabitants of Putney, in Cumberland County, against the appointment of the persons named by the County Committee for Field-Officers. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0429] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Remonstrance of a number of the Inhabitants of Westminster. [1775-12-07] New-York, Westminster Inhabitants; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0430] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Remonstrance of the Inhabitants of Fulham. [1775-12-13] Knight, Jonathan; Miller, Hosea; Cook, Enoch; Wilder, Elias; Jones, Benjamin; Smith, Samuel; Knight, Samuel, Jr.; Frenit, Nathaniel; Brooks, Aaron, Jr.; Sergeants, Rufus; Temple, Parmelas; Temple, Joseph, Jr.; Town, Elijah; Hoton, Aaron; Johnson, Ashbel; Covey, Joseph; Millar, Isaiah; Layton, Samuel; Hildreth, Joseph; Haven, Ebenezer; Rice, Berzille; Dutton, Samuel; Wilder, Samuel; Jones, Cornelius; Kelly, Richard; Spaulding, Lemuel; Walton, Joshua; Putnam, Benjamin; Hanley, James; Temple, Samuel; Houghton, Abel; Town, Elijah, Jr.; Butler, John; Nichols, James; Kathan, Daniel; Hooker, Israel; Brooks, Aaron; Sargeants, Daniel, Jr.; Clark, Thomas; Hooker, John; Jones, Benjamin, Jr.; Robinson, Ezra; Jones, Aaron; Graham, Andrew; Wilder, John; Heldreth, Joseph, Jr.; Gates, Daniel; Temple, Joseph; Temple, Daniel; Boyden, William; Holton, Thomas; Gates, Shepard; Scott, John; Millar, John; Brooks, Ebenezer; Sargeants, Daniel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0430] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dr. Paul Spooner added to the Committee of Safety, John Blackler ordered to be kept in close confinement until the further order of Congress, Committee to purchase a small Armed Vessel for the East River, to prevent Supplies being furnished to the Ministerial Army and Navy. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0430] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Additional Rules and Orders for regulating the Militia of the Colony of New-York. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0431] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Levi Pawling: Has given the necessary orders to his Regiment to muster in case of alarm. [1775-12-14] Pawling, Levi, Colonel; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0432] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Jacobus Swartwout. [1775-12-20] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0432] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rank of the Militia Officers of the several Counties fixed and determined. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0433] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

State of Queen's County and Richmond County further considered, and the Delinquents in the two Gunaries put out of the protection of the Congress, Letter to the Delegates in the Continental Congress, with the Proceedings respecting the Delinquents in Queen's and Richmond Counties, and asking advice what further should be done. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0434] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rules and Orders for arranging the Rank of the Officers of the Militia of the Colony of New-York. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0436] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Delegates of the Colony in Continental Congress requested to make an arrangement among themselves, that five of them only continue at Congress at the same time, Ulster County Jail to be taken as the Jail of the Congress for the confinement of Prisoners ordered to be confined by the Congress or Committee of Safety. [1775-12-21] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0436] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President, informing him that some Troops had sailed from Boston, destination unknown. [1775-12-22] Washington, George; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0437] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Information from several persons who lately came out of Boston. [1775-12-16] Washington, George; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0437] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Inhabitants of the Colony requested, to refrain from visiting the King's Ships-of-War, without leave of a Committee, Persons coming from other Colonies required to furnish evidence that they are friendly to the liberties of America. [1775-12-22] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0437] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Safety authorized to exercise the same powers in appointing Officers and granting and refusing Commissions, as the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-15] Smith, William; Smith, Josiah; New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0438] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee appointed to plan a voyage to the Island of Martinico, Guadaloupe, or St. Eustatia, read and adopted. [1775-12-22] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0438] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to the Committee for Ulster County, for the nomination of Field-Officers. [1775-12-22] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0439] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Safety authorized to apply any sum, not exceeding fifty thousand Pounds, to be laid out in such manner as they shall think proper, for the defence and security of the Colony. [1775-12-22] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p0440] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Advices From America. [1775-12-23] London Gazette. [S4-V4-p0439] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord George Germaine to Governour Eden: The King is determined, in concurrence with his Parliament, to pursue the most vigorous measures for reducing his rebellious Subjects in North-America. [1775-12-23] Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0439] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord George Germaine to Governour Eden: An armament of seven Regiments, with a Fleet, is ready to proceed to the Southern Colonies, in order to attempt the restoration of legal Government in that part of America. [1775-12-23] Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0440] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Act of Parliament. [1775-12-19] House of Commons, Parliament of Great Britain; House of Lords, Parliament of Great Britain; Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0441] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recantation of Ezekiel Beach, of Mendham, in Morris County, New-Jersey. [1775-12-23] Milledge, Thomas; Ludlow, Cornelius; Layten, Peter. [S4-V4-p0441] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee directed to repair to Ticonderoga, and confer with General Schuyler, to take survey of, and report the state of the Fortifications, and to use their endeavours to procure an accession of the Canadians to an union with the Colonies. [1775-12-23] Paine, Robert Treat; Langdon, John. [S4-V4-p0442] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee to General Montgomery, expressing the desire of Congress that he will induce the Canadians to meet in their Parishes, and choose a Provincial Convention. [1775-11-30] Livingston, Robert R.; Paine, Robert Treat; Langdon, John. [S4-V4-p0445] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee of Congress appointed to inquire what articles are necessary for the Army. [1775-12-23] Continental Congress; Livingston, Robert R.; Paine, Robert Treat; Langdon, John. [S4-V4-p0446] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Tryon, proroguing the Assembly of New-York, from the first day of January to the first day of February next. [1775-12-23] Tryon, William, Governour of New-York. [S4-V4-p0447] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the President of Congress. [1775-12-23] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0447] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert H. Harrison to Colonel Church. [1775-12-23] Harrison, Robert H.. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0448] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Assembly of Massachusetts: The Soldiers are in great distress for Blankets, if any can be procured from House-keepers it will be of infnite service to the Army. [1775-12-23] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0448] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Watson to General Washington. [1775-12-23] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0448] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Hobart to the New-Hampshire Congress. [1775-12-23] Hobart, Samuel, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0449] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: Conjures him and General Montgomery to lay aside all thoughts of quitting the Army. [1775-12-24] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0449] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to General Sullivan: Requests his opinion on a projected enterprise. [1775-12-24] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0450] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety. [1775-12-24] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0450] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Callbeck to General Washington,The case of Philip Callbeck, late Commander-in-Chief of the Island of St. John's, and Thomas Wright, one of the Council, and Surveyor-General of said Island, addressed to General Washington. [1775-12-24] Callbeck, Philip. [S4-V4-p0450] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to the Virginia Convention: From motives of policy they have permitted some Supplies to be sent to Captain Bellew. [1775-12-25] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0542] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notice from the General Post-Office, New-York: Letters having been taken from his Majesty's Mail at Baltimore, Philadelphia, and other places, the Deputy Postmaster-General is obliged, for the present, to stop all the Posts. [1775-12-25] Dashwood, Francis. [S4-V4-p0453] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1775-12-25] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0453] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 14. [1775-12-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 15. [1775-12-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 16. [1775-12-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 17. [1775-12-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 18. [1775-12-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 19. [1775-12-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 20. [1775-12-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0456] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 21. [1775-12-21] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0457] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 22. [1775-12-22] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0457] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 23. [1775-12-23] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0457] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 24. [1775-12-24] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0457] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 25. [1775-12-25] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0458] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed: Our want of Powder is inconceivable, a daily waste and no supply presents a gloomy prospect. [1775-12-25] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0458] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to General Ward. [1775-12-25] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0458] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to William Bartlett. [1775-12-25] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0458] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions of the Town of Portsmouth to their Delegates in the Provincial Congress of New-Hampshire. [1775-12-25] New-Hampshire, Portsmouth Town Meeting. [S4-V4-p0459] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of the Inhabitants of Portsmouth to the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-25] New-Hampshire, Portsmouth Town Meeting; Penhallow, John. [S4-V4-p0460] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Lyon to General Washington, proposing a plan for the reduction of Nova-Scotia. [1775-12-25] Lyon, James. [S4-V4-p0460] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Advices from America. [1775-12-26] London Gazette. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0461] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Chester County, Pennsylvania, require Returns from the Militia and Associators of the County. [1775-12-26] Pennsylvania, Chester County Committee; Johnston, Francis. [S4-V4-p0462] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Bucks County, Pennsylvania, order strict enforcement of the Ninth Article of the Continental Association. [1775-12-26] Pennsylvania, Bucks County Committee; Wynkoop, Henry. [S4-V4-p0462] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to Lord Stirling. [1775-12-26] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0463] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: A reinforcement should be sent to Canaan, and no time should be lost in preparing for it. [1775-12-26] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0463] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Montgomery to General Schuyler: Three Companies of Arnold's Detachment are averse to a coup-de-main, and he will be obliged to change his plan of attack. It is of the utmost importance to reduce Quebeck before succours can arrive, we are not to expect an union with Canada till we have a force in the country strong enough to defend it. [1775-12-26] Montgomery, Richard, General. [S4-V4-p0464] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Richard Henry Lee: If Lord Dunmore is not crushed before the Spring, he will be the most formidable enemy America has, forcing him on ship-board is not sufficient, nothing less than depriving him of life or liberty will secure peace to Virginia. [1775-12-26] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0465] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to General Thomas. [1775-12-26] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0466] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Jonathan Glover. [1775-12-26] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0466] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to William Watson. [1775-12-26] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0466] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to William Bartlett. [1775-12-26] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0466] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: The Rebels get supplies of Arms and Gunpowder from Cape Nicholas, in the Island of Hispaniola. [1775-12-26] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0466] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of Salus Populi to the People of North America, on the necessity of framing a general plan of connection between the Provinces, or what may be called the Constitution of the United English Colonies. [1775-12-27] Salus Populi (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0467] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Description of the device on the Drums belonging to the Marines now raising for the Fleet. [1775-12-27] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0468] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Tryon County, New-York, to the Provincial Congress. [1775-12-27] New-York, Tryon County Committee; Paris, Isaac. [S4-V4-p0469] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in Westmoreland to his Friend in Hartford, Connecticut. [1775-12-27] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0470] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Matthew Thornton to General Washington. [1775-12-27] Thornton, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0470] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of a British American to the Inhabitants of the United Colonies: Advises an immediate declaration of Independence. [1775-12-28] A British American (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0470] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to the Virginia Convention: An exchange of Prisoners has not yet been effected. [1775-12-28] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0474] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Dunmore to Colonel Howe, proposing an exchange for Mr. Batut. [1775-12-25] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0474] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to Lord Dunmore: Will consent to no exchange hut such as equity shall warrant. [1775-12-25] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0474] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Dunmore to Colonel Howe: Does not understand the rule that is to govern them in exchange of Prisoners. [1775-12-26] Dunmore, John, Governour of Virginia. [S4-V4-p0474] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Greenwich (Connecticut) Committee to Governour Trumbull. [1775-12-26] Connecticut, Greenwich Committee of Inspection; Mead, Amos. [S4-V4-p0590] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to Lord Dunmore: Explains the intention of the Convention, the difference in the rank of Officers, and proposes an equitable exchange. [1775-12-27] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0474] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Expedition of Colonel Martin in quest of Tories in Sussex County, New-Jersey. [1775-12-28] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0475] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from North-Carolina to a Gentleman at Hull, in England: State of affairs in North and South-Carolina. [1775-12-29] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0476] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Virginia Committee of Safety to Maryland Convention. [1775-12-29] Virginia, Committee of Safety; Pendleton, Edmund; Page, John; Bland, Richard; Lee, Thomas Ludwell; Carrington, P.; Diggs, Dudley; Cabell, William; Braxton, Carter; Tabb, John. [S4-V4-p0576] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York Committee. [1775-12-29] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0380] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the General Court of Massachusetts. [1775-12-28] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0478] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to General Sullivan, requesting him not to attempt to execute the project tonight, but to wait a more favourable opportunity. [1775-12-29] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0478] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Winthrop Sargent to General Washington. [1775-12-29] Sargent, Winthrop. [S4-V4-p0478] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Bellow to Colonel Howe: Threatens to fire upon the Town of Norfolk if the Sentinels there are seen. [1775-12-30] Bellew, Henry, Captain. [S4-V4-p0477] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to Captain Bellew: He will consult his duty only, and requests the Inhabitants of the Town may have time to remove with their effects. [1775-12-30] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0477] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Fredericktown (Maryland) Committee to the President of Congress: Connolly, Cameron, and Smith, have been sent to Philadelphia. [1775-12-30] Maryland, Frederick County Committee; Hanson, John, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0479] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Governour Penn from Northumberland County, dated December 30: The Sheriff, in attempting to serve Warrants and other legal process on a number of persons residing in Wyoming, was resisted and fired upon, and compelled to retire. [1775-12-30] . [S4-V1-p1473] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the South-Carolina Committee of Safety to George Clymer, requesting payment for Goods and Presents for the Indians who are to meet the Commissioners of Indian Affairs in the Southern Department at Salisbury, on the 13th of next month. [1775-12-31] South-Carolina, Council of Safety; Laurens, Henry. [S4-V4-p0479] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Safety of South-Carolina dated December 31. [1776-12-31] . [S4-V1-p1307] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1775-12-31] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0480] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Campbell to General Wooster, informing him of the failure of the attempt on Quebeck, and of the death of General Montgomery. [1775-12-31] Campbell, Donald, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0480] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Wooster: Was wounded in the attack on Quebeck, and has given up the command to Colonel Campbell. [1775-12-31] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0481] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Greene to Samuel Ward, in Congress. [1775-12-31] Greene, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0482] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1775-12-31] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0485] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee of Massachusetts Assembly, on their application to General Washington respecting certain Companies now on duty. [1775-12-26] Massachusetts, Assembly; Massachusetts, House of Representatives; Morton, Perez; Warren, James. [S4-V4-p0486] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by General Carleton, requiring all persons in Quebeck, who refuse to take up Arms, to quit the Town in four days. [1775-12-26] Carleton, Guy, General; Cramahe, H. T.. [S4-V4-p0487] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Deposition of John Bours, Oath of Fidelity required of the Inhabitants of Newport by General Lee. [1775-12-26] Bours, John. [S4-V4-p0488] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 26th. [1775-12-26] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0489] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 27th. [1775-12-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0489] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 28th. [1775-12-28] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0490] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 29th. [1775-12-29] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0490] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 30th. [1775-12-30] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0491] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, December 31st. [1775-12-31] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0492] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Returns of the Army at Cambridge, December 30. [1775-12-30] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0491] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Artillery, December 30, 1775. [1775-12-30] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0491] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Artillery of the Rhode-Island Forces. [1775-12-30] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0492] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Inventory of Ordnance and Stores necessary for the Army, supposing it to consist of twenty thousand Men. [1775-10-20] Gridley, Richard, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0493] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 1, 1775. [1775-12-01] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0493] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers not permitted to be absent from Liberty Island, without the express order of the Committee. [1775-12-02] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0493] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 4, 1775. [1775-12-04] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0493] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Agreement with Wigfal and Blackwood for making Gun-Locks, Sea-Coal thrown into the River by order of the Committee of Inspection, to be taken up for the Furnace to be built for casting Cannon. [1775-12-05] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0495] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Permission for a Vessel to proceed to Foreign parts to procure Powder and Arms for the use of the Province. [1775-12-05] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Nixon, John. [S4-V4-p0495] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Gunpowder delivery. [1775-12-05] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0495] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Agreement with Willis and Town for making Fire-locks. [1775-12-06] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0495] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee on the Coal thrown into the River, Captain Proctor and Lieutenant Proctor dismissed from the service, Nathan Boyce appointed Captain of one of the Armed Boats. [1775-12-06] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0496] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to procure an account of all the Sea Coat in possession of the Inhabitants of Philadelphia. [1775-12-07] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0496] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 8. [1775-12-08] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Nixon, John. [S4-V4-p0497] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Biddle, of the Armed Boats, permitted to resign, that he may enter the Continental service. [1775-12-09] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0497] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Willing, Morris and Co., authorized to send a Vessel to Foreign parts to procure Powder, Arms, and for the Province, Captain Boyce ordered to the command of the Armed Boat Franklin, Captain Biddle being promoted in the Continental service Captain James Josiah permitted to resign, that he may enter the Continental Service. [1775-12-11] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0497] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 12, 1775. [1775-12-12] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0498] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Three of the Armed Boats to be constantly at Liberty Island, Captain Dougherty ordered up immediately from Liberty Island with his Boat. [1775-12-13] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0498] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

David Owen, suspected of inlisting Negroes, committed to the Work-house. [1775-12-14] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0498] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Samuel Howell requested to send to the Island of Jamaica for a lead of Sea-Coal, on account of the Committee of Safety, Committee of Safety will pay half the sum expended in searching for a Coal-Mine said to be in Buck's County. [1775-12-15] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0499] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Watchcoat and Firelocks. [1775-12-16] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0499] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New Jail. [1775-12-16] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Nixon, John. [S4-V4-p0500] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the number of Men on board the Armed Boats. [1775-12-18] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0500] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the quantity and sizes of the Shot now in the Commissary's Store. [1775-12-19] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0500] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Persons who manufacture and deliver Saltpetre, to be paid one-fourth in Gunpowder and three-fourths in Money, No application from Congress, or any other body, for Men, Arms, or Ammunition, to be considered until a written notice, mentioning the application, is sent to every member of the Committee residing in the City, Committee to provide a quantity of Cannon Ball, Committee to examine Fort Island, and report what further defences are required on that, or the Province Island. [1775-12-19] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0501] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolve of Congress. [1775-12-15] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0501] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

2d of January fixed for the purpose of making the above recommendations. [1775-12-15] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0501] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application from Congress for Powder, Arms, and Men, for the Armed Vessels, nearly ready for sailing, complied with All the Armed Boats, except the three at Liberty Island, ordered up to the City, that the Officers and Men may go into Barracks. [1775-12-20] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0501] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 21, 1775. [1775-12-21] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0502] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 22, 1775. [1775-12-22] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0502] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commanders of the Continental Ships-of-War permitted to search outward bound Vessels for Seamen. [1775-12-23] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0502] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 26, 1775. [1775-12-26] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0508] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Symmonds, with the Artillery Company, ordered to Liberty Island for the protection of the Battery, Artillery, and Stores at that place. [1775-12-27] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0508] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Hazlewood appointed to the command of ten Fire-rafts, A Floating Battery ordered to be built for the further defence of the Province, Captain Proctor restored to his command, on giving the satisfaction required by the Committee. [1775-12-28] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0504] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 29, 1775. [1775-12-29] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0504] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order from the Continental Congress. [1775-12-28] Continental Congress; Hancock, John; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0504] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, December 30, 1775. [1775-12-30] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0505] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Continental Congress Resolves. [1775-12-21] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0505] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolve of the Committee of the City and County of Philadelphia. [1775-12-19] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee; Pennsylvania, Philadelphia County Committee; Jones, Robert S.; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0506] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report. [1775-12-30] Towers, Robert; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0506] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Moore permitted to resign his command of the Armed Boat Effingham. [1776-01-01] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0506] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonels for the four Battalions nominated. [1775-01-02] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0507] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for appointing proper persons to instruct the Inhabitants of the different Counties in the Manufacture of Saltpetre. [1776-01-03] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0507] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant-Colonels for the four Battalions nominated. [1775-01-03] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0507] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Connolly and Allan Cameron committed to Prison. [1776-01-03] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Nixon, John. [S4-V4-p0508] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Parole of honour of Lord Drummond and Andrew Elliott taken. [1776-01-04] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0508] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Majors for the four Battalions nominated. [1776-01-04] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0509] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captains for the four Battalions chosen. [1776-01-05] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0509] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissary. [1776-01-05] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0510] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenants for the four Battalions chosen. [1776-01-06] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0510] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, January 8, 1776. [1776-01-08] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0510] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joshua Fisher and Sons refuse to furnish a List of the Goods imported by them, and stored by order of the Committee of Inspection. [1776-01-08] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0510] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Powder in Westmoreland County to remain there, and not to be used but in defence of the County. [1776-01-08] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0510] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Second Lieutenants and Ensigns of the four Battalions chosen. [1776-01-08] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0511] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of the Officers of the four Battalions. [1776-01-04] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0511] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers of the Fifth Battalion. [1776-01-04] Continental Congress; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0511] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recommendation of Field-Officers for the Pennsylvania Battalion. [1776-01-09] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0512] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

6th Battalion. [1776-01-17] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0512] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to examine all candidates who shall offer as Surgeons to the several Battalions, Committee for Philadelphia County requested to meet on the 17th instant, and the Committee for Bucks County on the 22d instant, on business of the utmost importance. [1775-01-09] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0512] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to inquire for proper places to erect Powder-Magazines in the Province. [1776-01-10] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0513] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Adjutants for the Second, Third, and Fourth Battalions chosen. [1776-01-11] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0513] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Articles to be furnished. Colonel Bull's (the First) Battalion, by order of the Continental Congress. [1776-01-11] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0513] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Messrs. Fishers. [1776-01-11] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0514] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to procure copies of all Petitions, to the King, or Parliament, from this Colony, since 1762, 1776. Christopher Carter discharged from Prison, and Leonard Snowden enlarged, on giving his parole that,in future, his conduct shall not be inimical to the American cause. [1776-01-12] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0514] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Cadwallader appointed Commander-in-Chief of all the Armed Vessels in the service of the Province. [1776-01-13] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0515] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order of Congress. [1776-01-11] Continental Congress; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0515] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Second Lieutenants for the First, or Colonel Bull's Battalion. [1776-01-15] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0516] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chaplain for Colonel Bull's Battalion appointed. [1776-01-16] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0516] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Congress. [1776-01-08] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0516] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Powder Committee empowered to continue their endeavours to import Powder. [1776-01-16] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0516] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Brig Dolphin sent to procure Powder in Foreign Ports, Publick Notice given that the Committee of Safety lend Money, and give other encouragements, to Persons willing to erect Powder Mills. [1776-01-17] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0517] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dr. John Smith, charged with practices inimical to America, committed to Prison. [1776-01-18] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Nixon, John. [S4-V4-p0517] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Committee appointed to procure copies of Petitions to the King and Parliament. [1776-01-19] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0518] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition to the King, June 6, 1766. [1766-06-06] Pennsylvania, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0519] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition to the King, March 5, 1771. [1771-03-05] Pennsylvania, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0519] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition to the House of Lords, of September 22, 1768. [1768-09-22] Pennsylvania, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0520] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition to the House of Commons, January 14, 1766. [1766-01-14] Pennsylvania, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0520] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition to the House of Commons, Sept 22, 1768. [1768-09-22] Pennsylvania, General Assembly. [S4-V4-p0522] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dr. Rittenhouse, Robert Smith, and John McNeal, to repair to Liberty Island, and lay out Works sufficient to defend it, Commodore Hazlewood directed to recruit four hundred Seamen and Landsmen for the Armed Boats and other Naval Equipments, David Rittenhouse, and others, appointed to carry into execution the Contract for casting Cannon. [1776-01-19] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0519] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, January 20th, 1776. [1776-01-20] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0528] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolve of the Continental Congress. [1776-01-17] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0528] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolve of the Continental Congress. [1776-01-20] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0528] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, January 20, 1776. [1776-01-20] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0528] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to survey the Jersey Shore, and determine what Posts it may be necessary to fortify. [1776-01-22] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0524] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers who have purchased Arms at their own expense, for the use of Associators unable to supply themselves, to be repaid. [1776-01-23] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0524] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, January 24, 1776. [1776-01-24] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0525] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Parole of Captain Duncan Campbell. [1776-01-22] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; Campbell, Duncan, Captain; Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0525] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Leonard Snowden discharged from his confinement. [1776-01-24] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0525] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to provide for the erection of Powder-Mills. [1776-01-25] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0525] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert Morris permitted to export Produce of the Colonies to the amount of a quantity of Powder imported by him. [1776-01-26] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0526] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Dr. Smith examined, and remanded to Jail. [1776-01-27] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0526] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Johannes in Eremo to the Publick, on the questions In what sense it must be taken, that the King can do no wrong? What is Rebellion in a State? And whether, all things considered, it is not the indispensable duty of the United Colonies of America immediately to form themselves into an Independent Constitution, or a Republick State?. [1776-01-01] Johannes in Eremo (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0527] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from an English American to the Earl of Dartmouth. [1776-01-01] An English American (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0530] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Massachusetts Delegates in Congress to the Assembly. [1776-01-01] . [S4-V1-p1391] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert Treat Paine, dated January 1, declining the appointment of one of the Justices of the Superior Court. [1776-01-01] Paine, Robert Treat. [S4-V1-p1262] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Dr. Church to the Congress, to be released from Prison. [1776-01-01] Church, Benjamin. [S4-V4-p0531] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler. [1776-01-01] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0532] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington. [1776-01-01] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0532] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Act Empowering the Commander-in-Chief to administer an oath. [1775-12-14] Connecticut, General Assembly; Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut; Wyllys, George. [S4-V4-p0534] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minutes of Ordnance taken from the Ministerial Troops at the several Northern Posts, from the 1st of May to the 13th of November, 1775. [1775-11-13] . [S4-V4-p0534] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington. [1776-01-01] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0535] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Smith to General Washington. [1776-01-01] Smith, John. [S4-V4-p0536] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of Dr. Morgan to the Publick: Thanks to the Towns of Concord, and c, for Supplies furnished the Hospital. [1776-01-01] Morgan, John. [S4-V4-p0536] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to Winthrop Sargent, Continental Prize-Agent in Cape-Ann. [1776-01-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0537] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonels Howe and Woodford to the Virginia Convention: Norfolk set on fire by the British. [1776-01-01] Howe, Robert, Colonel; Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0538] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Howe to the Virginia Convention: Account of the burning of Norfolk. [1776-01-02] Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0538] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Colonel Elliot to Colonel Patrick Henry, Dated Hampton, January 5, 1776. [1776-01-05] Elliot, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0539] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Enclosed letter from Colonel Woodford. [1776-01-04] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0539] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An American, on the advantages to the cause, from the burning of Norfolk by the enemy. [1776-01-05] An American (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0539] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Midshipman on board his Majesty's Ship Otter: Operations of the British in Virginia, from the battle at Great Bridge to the burning of Norfolk. [1776-01-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0540] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the burning of Norfolk, from Lord Dunmore's Virginia Gazette, printed on the Ship Dunmore, lying off Norfolk. [1776-01-15] Virginia Gazette. [S4-V4-p0540] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Philadelphia, January 2, 1776. [1776-01-02] . [S4-V1-p1391] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Adams to Elbridge Gerry: The Military power should always be under the direction and control of the Legislative. When riches shall be deemed a necessary qualification for publick office, ambition, as well as avarice, will prompt men most ardently to thirst for them. [1776-01-02] Adams, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0541] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Tryon, dissolving the General Assembly. [1776-01-02] Tryon, William, Governour of New-York; Bayard, Samuel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0542] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manor, Livingston, January 2, 1776. [1776-01-02] . [S4-V1-p1054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Campbell to General Wooster. [1776-01-02] Campbell, Donald, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Wooster. [1776-01-02] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Writs issued by Governour Tryon for a new election of Representatives. [1776-01-11] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0542] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Colonel Wynkoop, directing him to proceed with the Officers made prisoners in Canada, to Trenton, New-Jersey. [1776-01-02] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0542] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Ward. [1776-01-02] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0542] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the King, for encouraging Seamen to enter themselves on board his Majesty's Ships-of-War. [1776-01-03] George III, King of Great Britain. [S4-V4-p0543] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Bristol, in England: A Rifleman, taken in crossing the St. Lawrence, and brought here a prisoner, is confined in Bridewell, he is a Virginian, has the heavy Provincial pronunciation, but otherwise speaks good English. [1776-01-03] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0543] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Williams to the Proprietors of Transylvania, Has established a Land Office, appointed the necessary Officers, adopted regulations for entering Lands, and determined to lay off a Town at the Falls of the Ohio the ensuing Spring. [1775-01-03] Williams, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0558] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 23, 1775. [1775-05-23] Transylvania, House of Representatives; Henderson, Richard, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0546] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 25, 1775. [1775-05-25] Transylvania, House of Representatives; Slaughter, Thomas; Henderson, Richard, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0548] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 26, 1775. [1775-05-26] Transylvania, House of Representatives. [S4-V4-p0549] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 27, 1775. [1775-05-27] Transylvania, House of Representatives. [S4-V4-p0550] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 27, 1775. [1775-05-27] Transylvania, House of Representatives; Henderson, Richard, Colonel; Hart, Nathaniel; Luttrell, John; Slaughter, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0551] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the House of Delegates of the Colony of Transylvania, at Boonsborough, May 27, 1775. [1775-05-27] Transylvania, House of Representatives; Jewett, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0552] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Proprietors of Transylvania, at a meeting held in Oxford, Granville County, North-Carolina, September 25, 1775. [1775-09-25] Transylvania, Proprietors. [S4-V4-p0553] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of the Proprietors of Transylvania to the Continental Congress. [1775-09-25] Transylvania, Proprietors; Henderson, Richard, Colonel; Hart, Thomas; Williams, John; Hart, Nathaniel; Luttrell, John; Johnston, William; Hogg, James; Hart, David; Bullock, Leonard Henly. [S4-V4-p0554] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolves. [1775-09-25] Transylvania, Proprietors; Henderson, Richard, Colonel; Hart, Thomas; Williams, John; Hart, Nathaniel; Luttrell, John; Johnston, William; Hogg, James; Hart, David; Bullock, Leonard Henly. [S4-V4-p0555] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Hogg, the Delegate appointed by the Proprietors of Transylvania, to represent the Colony in the Continental Congress: Account of his mission to Philadelphia, his interviews with Members of the Congress, and their opinions on the settlement and Government of the Colony. [1775-12-02] Hogg, James. [S4-V4-p0544] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Silas Deane to James Hogg, giving his views on the Government proper to be adopted for Transylvania. [1775-11-02] Deane, Silas. [S4-V4-p0556] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to Lord Stirling. [1776-01-03] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0561] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to the President of Congress, Complaining of the disorderly conduct of the Prisoners on parole in that Borough. [1776-01-03] Pennsylvania, Lancaster Committee of Correspondence; Yeates, J.. [S4-V4-p0561] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recommendation of the Committee of Safety. [1776-01-03] Pennsylvania, Committee of Safety; Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0561] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Hallett to John McKesson. [1776-01-03] Hallett, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0561] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Committee of Safety to the President of Congress, requesting the determination of Congress on the plan for the Fortifications in the Highlands. [1776-01-03] New-York, Committee of Safety; Van Cortlandt, Pierre. [S4-V4-p0562] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Elizabethtown, informing them that the powder so kindly lent, on a former occasion, is now returned. [1776-01-03] . [S4-V1-p1018] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

A Letter from Colonel Isaac Nicoll, of Goshen. [1776-01-03] . [S4-V4-p1023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Ritzema to Peter V. B. Livingston. [1776-01-03] . [S4-V1-p1113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of George Coffin, of Nantucket, to the New-York Congress. [1776-01-03] Coffin, George. [S4-V4-p0562] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Trumbull to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-03] Trumbull, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0563] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Jonathan Glover, directing him to libel the Prizes brought in by the Continental Armed Vessels. [1776-01-03] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0563] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Glover to General Washington: It is difficult to man the Armed Vessels, the men not having been paid for their past services, object to enter again. [1776-01-03] Glover, John. [S4-V4-p0563] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Cowgill, who has refused to take Continental Money, declared an enemy to his country, by the Committee for Dover, in Delaware. [1776-01-04] Delaware, Kent County Committee of Inspection and Observation; Rodney, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0564] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Monitor, No. 9: Showing it has been, and still is, the intention of the Ministry to reduce the Colonies to a state of absolute subjection to the authority of Parliament. [1776-01-04] Lee, Arthur. [S4-V4-p0564] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Continental Congress, submitting to that body the propriety of shipping two cargoes of Flaxseed to Ireland, to purchase Powder. [1776-01-04] . [S4-V1-p1021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Chairmen of the respective Committees of the several Counties, informing them that the General Assembly is dissolved, and that writs are made out for electing Representatives on the 14th of next month. This intelligence is sent, that the friends of liberty may not be taken by surprise. [1776-01-02] . [S4-V1-p1020] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Wooster: Too much lenity has been shown the Prisoners. [1776-01-04] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V1-p0854] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-01-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0567] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from January 1st. [1776-01-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0568] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from January 2nd. [1776-01-02] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0569] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from January 3rd. [1776-01-03] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0569] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from January 4th. [1776-01-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0570] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed. [1776-01-04] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0570] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Philadelphia, January 15, 1776. [1776-01-15] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0570] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Greene to Samuel Ward: The King is determined, at all hazards, to carry his plan of despotism into execution, in his late Speech to both Houses of Parliament, he breathes revenge, and threatens us with destruction. We have consulted our wishes, rather than our reason, in indulging the idea of accommodation. [1776-01-04] Greene, Nathaniel, General. [S4-V4-p0571] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Enlisting Orders from the New-Hampshire Congress to Captain Salter. [1776-01-04] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0573] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Germain to General Howe, in reply to his suggestions for the means of augmenting his Army for the next Campaign, and explaining the arrangements making for that purpose. [1776-01-05] Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0573] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Matthew Tilghman to the President of Congress, requesting that the Hornet and Wasp may be ordered to convey Vessels through the Capes. [1776-01-05] Tilghman, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0575] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Wilson Miles Cary to Matthew Tilghman. [1775-12-29] Cary, Wilson Miles. [S4-V4-p0577] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of the Naval Forces in the Harbour of Norfolk and in Hampton Roads. [1775-12-30] Elliott, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0577] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chesterfield County (Virginia) Committee acquit Edward Johnston of the charge against him, of being an enemy to his country. [1776-01-05] Virginia, Chesterfield County Committee; Baker, Jerman. [S4-V4-p0200] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Purviance to the President of Congress. [1776-01-05] Purviance, Samuel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0578] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Deposition of John Horn. [1776-01-05] Horn, John; Courtenay, Herbert. [S4-V4-p0578] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders and directions for the Commander-in-Chief of the Fleet of the United Colonies. [1776-01-05] United Colonies, Naval Committee; Hopkins, Stephen; Gadsden, Christopher; Deane, Silas; Hewes, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0578] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Delegates in Continental Congress to Committee of Safety. [1776-01-05] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V1-p1033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to William Smith, Chairman of Suffolk County Committee, with forty quarter-casks of Powder, for the use of the County. [1776-01-05] . [S4-V1-p1024] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Thomas Wickes, Chairman of Committee at Huntington, relating to the same Powder. [1776-01-05] . [S4-V1-p1025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert Yates to Jonathan Hampton. [1776-01-05] Yates, Robert. [S4-V4-p0579] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Protest of the Committee for the District of Kinderhook, delivered to the Committee for Albany County. [1776-01-05] New-York, Kinderhook District Committee; Wilbeck, Andreas; Schaack, Cornelius V., Jr.; Vanderpoel, Barent; Gardinier, Dirck. [S4-V4-p0579] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Order by the Albany Committee for a new election, of a Committee for the District of Kinderhook. [1776-01-06] New-York, Albany City and County Committee; Yates, Abraham, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0580] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington. [1776-01-05] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0580] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from an Officer at Montreal. [1776-01-05] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0582] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Price to General Schuyler. [1776-01-05] Price, James. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler. [1776-01-05] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Wooster: An agent sent out by Carleton, to raise the country against us, has been taken. [1776-01-05] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V1-p0854] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Enclosed Note from Lanaudiere. [1776-01-04] Lanaudiere, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0855] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Ritzema to Peter V. B. Livingston. [1776-01-05] . [S4-V1-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington: Shows the necessity for immediate operations in New-York, to suppress the banditti of Tories there, and requests he may be detached for that purpose. [1776-01-05] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0582] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Form of Government adopted by the Provincial Congress for New-Hampshire. [1776-01-05] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0588] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of the Provincial Congress for a suffering Government, January 5. [1776-01-05] . [S4-V1-p0998] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Court-Martial on Captain Spencer. [1776-01-05] Ruffin, John; Howe, Robert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0584] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Woodford. [1776-01-06] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0585] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington. [1776-01-06] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0585] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Jay to Robert R. Livingston. [1776-01-06] Jay, John. [S4-V4-p0585] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further Report of the Committee on the Northern Army. [1776-01-06] Continental Congress, Committee on the Northern Army. [S4-V4-p0586] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letters from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress, with intercepted Letters addressed to the Earl of Dartmouth. [1776-01-06] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0586] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letters from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress, with intercepted Letters addressed to the Earl of Dartmouth. [1776-01-06] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0586] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from New-York to a Gentleman in London: Military strength of the Colonies. [1776-01-06] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0587] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman at New-York to his Friend in Scotland, Dated January 6, 1776. [1776-01-06] Anonymous. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents.] [S4-V4-p0587] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Governour Trumbull: Pay of the Troops. [1776-01-06] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0588] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to Colonel Warner, informing him of the defeat before Quebeck, and urging him to come with a reinforcement of his Green-Mountain Corps. [1776-01-06] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0588] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Colonel Arnold. [1776-01-06] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0589] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the President of Congress, directing his attention to the conduct of some of the Inhabitants of Westchester County, in New-York. [1776-01-06] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0590] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke: The Town of Newport should not be permitted to supply Captain Wallace's Ships with Provisions. [1776-01-06] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0501] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commission and Instructions to William Morony, Provost Marshal of the Army of the United Colonies. [1776-01-06] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0503] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commission and Instructions to William Morony, Provost Marshal of the Army of the United Colonies. [1776-01-12] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0593] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Long to the New-Hampshire Congress. [1776-01-06] Long, Pierce. [S4-V4-p0593] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Colonel Wynkoop, giving instructions about Prisoners. [1776-01-07] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0594] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Gray to Sir John Johnson. [1776-01-07] Gray, James. [S4-V4-p0594] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull: Having authentick information that a great part of the Inhabitants of Long Island are inimical to the rights and liberties of America, he has ordered General Lee to New-York. [1776-01-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0595] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to John Adams, on the propriety of the proposed expedition of General Lee to New-York. [1776-01-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0595] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to William Watson, with directions to send out an Armed Vessel, if possible. [1776-01-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0596] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The Jersey Battalions are very deficient in Arms, Blankets, and almost every necessary: Cortlandt Skinner went off to the Asia yesterday: Governour Franklin has given his promise not to leave the Province. [1776-01-08] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0596] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the absent Members of the Provincial Congress, urging their prompt attendance on the first of February, to counteract the measures of the Governour, who has called a new Assembly. [1776] . [S4-V1-p1028] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Westchester County to the New-York Committee of Safety: The friends of liberty in Westchester County offer their services to reduce the enemies to their country in Queen's County. [1776-01-08] New-York, Westchester County Committee; Miller, William. [S4-V4-p0596] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from M. Pelissier to the President of Congress, on the state of affairs in Canada. [1776-01-08] Pelissier. [S4-V4-p0596] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from M. Pelissier to the President of Congress, on the state of affairs in Canada. [1776-01-28] Pelissier. [S4-V4-p0601] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Translation of M. Pelissier's Letter. [1776-01-08] Pelissier. [S4-V4-p0601] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Translation of M. Pelissier's Letter. [1776-01-28] Pelissier. [S4-V4-p0603] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Stonington to General Washington: They have carefully inquired into the characters of Denny and Buddington, and cannot find that either has pursued any measure inimical to America. [1776-01-08] Connecticut, Stonington Committee of Correspondence and Safety; Denison, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0603] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Adams to General Washington, approving of General Lee's proceeding to New-York. [1776-01-08] Adams, John. [S4-V4-p0604] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington's Instructions to General Lee. [1776-01-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0604] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0605] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington to William Bartlett. [1776-01-08] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0606] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from R. Hooe to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-01-09] Hooe, R.. [S4-V4-p0606] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the New-York Committee of Safety to the inhabitants of the Colony. [1776-01-09] New-York, Committee of Safety; Van Cortlandt, Pierre. [S4-V4-p0606] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Copy of Petition of the honourable Continental Congress, sitting at Philadelphia, July 8, 1775, to His Majesty. [1775-07-08] Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p0607] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

To the Electors of Great Britain. [1776-01-09] Wilkes, John, Mayor of London; Hayley, George; Newnham, Nathaniel. [S4-V4-p0609] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Committee of Safety to the Committee of Cumberland County. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V1-p1031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety. [1776-01-05] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0611] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety. [1776-01-09] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0611] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety. [1776-01-09] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0612] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Cambridge: Capture of a Guard at Charlestown. [1776-01-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0612] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cambridge, January 11, 1776. [1776-01-11] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0613] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Noblemen, etc., of the County of Aberdeen, to the King. [1776-01-10] Scotland, Aberdeen County Noblemen, Gentlemen, and Freeholders; Boyd, Charles. [S4-V4-p0613] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Deacons of the Fourteen Incorporated Trades of Glasgow, to the King. [1776-01-10] Scotland, Glasgow Deacons of the Fourteen Incorporated Trades; Craig, John. [S4-V4-p0614] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Justices of the Peace, etc., for the County of Wigton, to the King. [1776-01-10] Scotland, Wigton County Freeholders; Agnew, John. [S4-V4-p0614] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Ewing to Colonel Smallwood. [1776-01-10] Ewing, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0615] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Fredericktown Committee to the President of Congress, with Dr. Smith, under guard. [1776-01-10] Maryland, Frederick County Committee; Hughes, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0615] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Plan and objects of Connolly's Secret Expedition. [1776-01-10] Smyth, John Ferdinand Dalziel. [S4-V4-p0616] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Lancaster (Pennsylvania) Committee to the President of Congress, requesting provision may be made for the Prisoners at that place. [1776-01-10] Pennsylvania, Lancaster Committee of Correspondence; Yeates, J.. [S4-V4-p0619] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Schuyler. [1776-01-10] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0619] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Christopher Gadsden to Admiral Hopkins. [1776-01-10] Gadsden, Christopher. [S4-V4-p0620] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress, enclosing Letters of Governour Franklin and Colonel Winds. [1776-01-10] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0621] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Winds to Governour Franklin, requiring of him a pledge that he will not leave the Province. [1776-01-08] Winds, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0621] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Reply of Governour Franklin: He will not quit the Province unless compelled by violence. [1776-01-08] Franklin, William, Governour of New-Jersey. [S4-V4-p0621] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Franklin to Colonel Winds, requiring him, as he will answer the contrary at his peril, to remove the Sentinels placed at his Gate. [1776-01-09] Franklin, William, Governour of New-Jersey. [S4-V4-p0622] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Reply of Colonel Winds: He has done nothing but what was his duty as a faithful Officer of the Congress. [1776-01-09] Winds, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0622] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

In Committee of Safety for the Colony of New-York. [1776-01-10] . [S4-V1-p1031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Isaac Rysdick to Robert Benson: He has translated the Address of the Convention into Dutch, as directed. [1776-01-10] Rysdyck, Isaac. [S4-V4-p0622] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter front General Schuyler to the President of Congress: Fears the next Letter from General Montgomery will announce the disagreeable account of his having raised the siege. [1776-01-10] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0622] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Walter Spooner to Hugh Orr. [1776-01-10] . [S4-V4-p1258] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Lord Stirling, informing him that General Lee has been sent to protect New-York, and requesting his assistance. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0623] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Massachusetts Council of Safety: The Army cannot be raised to the new establishment by voluntary inlistments: This and the neighbouring Governments should, in time, adopt some other expedient for effecting it. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0624] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Sullivan. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0625] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Bartlett, respecting the Armed Vessels. [1776-01-10] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0625] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington to Colonel Wentworth. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0625] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lieutenant Knight, a prisoner, taken at Machias, representing his case, and requesting to be released. [1776-01-10] Knight, John. [S4-V4-p0626] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to their Delegates in Congress, enclosing a representation of the taking up Government. [1776-02-10] . [S4-V1-p0996] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joshua Wentworth to General Washington. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0626] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Southampton (Virginia) Committee acquit William Urquhart of the imputation of having acted contrary to the Association. [1776-01-11] Virginia, Southampton Committee; Kello, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0627] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: has given orders to permit Governour Franklin to remain at his house, unless Congress order to the contrary. [1776-01-11] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0627] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Philadelphia. [1776-01-11] . [S4-V1-p1045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to General Schuyler. [1776] New-York, Committee of Safety. [S4-V1-p1036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

In Committee of Safety for the Colony of New-York. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V1-p1037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

In Committee of Safety, Daring the Recess of the Provincial Congress, New-York. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V1-p1037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

In Committee of Safety for the Colony of New-York. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V1-p1038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Tryon County (New-York) Committee to General Schuyler. [1776-01-11] New-York, Tryon County Committee; Paris, Isaac; Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of Jonathan French, of Tryon County. [1776-01-11] French, Jonathan; Eisenlord, John; New-York, Tryon County Committee. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to the Congress, on the state of affairs generally in Canada. [1776-01-11] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0627] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to the Congress, on the state of affairs generally in Canada. [1776-01-12] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0629] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Northampton, directing them to send Joshua Young to Marshfield. [1776-01-11] . [S4-V4-p1259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Marshfield, directing them to take charge Of Joshua Young, and be careful he does not pass the limits of the Town. [1776-01-11] . [S4-V4-p1259] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Isaac Smith to John Adams. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1271] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Isaac Smith to John Adams. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1271] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Isaac Smith to John Adams. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1271] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Isaac Smith to John Adams. [1776-01-20] . [S4-V4-p1271] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to President of Congress. [1776-01-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0629] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 5. [1776-01-05] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0630] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 6. [1776-01-06] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0630] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 7. [1776-01-07] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0631] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 8. [1776-01-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0631] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 9. [1776-01-09] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0631] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 10. [1776-01-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0632] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 11. [1776-01-11] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0632] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, Jan 11. [1776-01-11] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0632] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Return of the Army. [1776-01-08] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0631] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Artillery Regiment. [1776-01-06] Burbeck, William, Lieutenant-Colonel. [S4-V4-p0633] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Militia who have consented to remain in Camp till the end of January. [1776-01-99] Gates, Horatio, General; Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0634] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissioned Officers of twenty-seven Regiments in the service of the United Colonies, January, 1776. [1776-01-01] . [S4-V4-p0633] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address to the Soldiers of Massachusetts-Bay, who are now in Arms against the Laws of their Country: By continuing in Arms, they will trample upon the laws of the mildest Government upon earth, and throw off their allegiance to the most humane Sovereign that ever swayed a sceptre, and submit to a tyranny uncontrolled either by the laws of God or man. [1776-01-11] Z. Z.. [S4-V4-p0647] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Meshech Weare, informing him of the Proceedings of the Committee at Portsmouth. [1776-01-11] Veritas (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0653] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to the Maryland Delegates in Congress: They are not, without the approbation of the Convention, to assent to a declaration of Independence. [1776-01-11] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0653] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-12] . [S4-V4-p1073] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: One of the Battalions for the defence of Canada is to be furnished by New-Hampshire. [1776-01-12] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0654] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Representation of the Field-Officers of the Pennsylvania Battalions to the Congress. [1776-01-11] St. Clair, Arthur; Shee, John; Wayne, Anthony; Cadwallader, Lambert; Allen, William, Jr.; Penrose, Joseph; Wood, Joseph; Bickey, Henry. [S4-V4-p0655] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the New-York Committee of Safety: The enemies to American liberty are very busy on Staten Island, he will disarm them, if requested. [1776-01-12] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0655] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Wickes to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-12] Wickes, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0655] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Carleton to General Howe: Account of the attack on Quebeck. [1776-01-12] Carleton, Guy, General. [S4-V4-p0656] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Trumbull for raising one thousand five hundred Men for General Lee. [1776-01-12] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0931] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the proceedings of the British in Rhode-Island. [1776-01-20] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0656] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Montgomery. [1775-01-12] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0657] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Common Sense-- I. Of the Origin and Design of Government in general, with concise Remarks on the English Constitution. II. Of Monarchy and Hereditary Succession. III. Thoughts on the present state of American Affairs. IV. Of the present ability of America, with some Miscellaneous Reflections. [1776-02-29] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1541] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Adams. [1776] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1562] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Wall to Admiral Hopkins. [1776-01-13] Wall, William. [S4-V4-p0657] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety. [1776-01-13] Bartlett, Josiah; Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p0658] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to Captain Meston, of the Snow Dickenson. [1776-01-13] Bayard, Jackson and Company. [S4-V4-p0658] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Bayard and Co. to the French Merchants, respecting the purchase of Gunpowder, etc.. [1776-01-18] Bayard, Jackson and Company. [S4-V4-p0659] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notices of the seizing of the Snow Dickenson by the Crew. [1776-04-08] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0659] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notices of the seizing of the Snow Dickenson by the Crew. [1776-04-11] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0660] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 9. [1776-01-09] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0660] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 10. [1776-01-10] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0660] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, Letter from Richard Smith. [1776-01-04] Smith, Richard; New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0661] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, Resolve. [1776-01-02] Continental Congress; Thomson, Charles; New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0662] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 11. [1776-01-11] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0662] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 11. [1776-01-11] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0662] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 12. [1776-01-12] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0663] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 12. [1776-01-12] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0664] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, Resolution. [1776-01-12] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0644] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, January 13. [1776-01-13] Continental Congress; New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0665] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-Jersey Committee of Safety, Application. [1776-01-13] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0665] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington. [1776-01-13] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: In the present critical state of affairs, nothing but the immediate march of a body of Troops into Canada can secure that Province, for the Canadians are not to be depended upon. [1776-01-13] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0666] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Mc Dougall. [1776-01-13] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0671] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Massachusetts Assembly, asking their assistance in procuring Arms for the Troops. [1776-01-13] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0672] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Matthew Thornton. [1776-01-13] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0672] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Benjamin Fessenden to James Warren, enclosing the Proceedings of the Committee for the Town of Sandwich, on the sailing of a Vessel from that place for the West-Indies, contrary to the recommendations of the Continental Congress. [1776-01-13] Fessenden, Benjamin. [S4-V4-p0673] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Committee for the Town of Sandwich, on the sailing of a Vessel from that place for the West-Indies, contrary to the recommendations of the Continental Congress. [1776-1-12] Massachusetts, Sandwich Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0673] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: He has sent Colonel Warner to throw into Canada whatever numbers of Men he can procure upon the New-Hampshire Grants. [1776-01-14] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0671] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to Gen. Schuyler. [1776-01-14] . [S4-V4-p0852] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to General Washington. [1776-01-14] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0674] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of the Killed, Wounded, and Prisoners, in the attack on Quebeck, December 31, 1775. [1776-12-31] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0675] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Huntington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-14] Huntington, Jedediah, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0675] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: The deficiency in Arms is truly alarming, few men who have any will engage in the service, and we must take men without, or get none, while we have to contend with a formidable Army, well provided in every respect. [1776-01-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0675] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed. [1776-01-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0676] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Wentworth. [1776-01-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0679] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rev. William Douglas, charged with speaking disrespectfully of the People of America, acquitted with honour by the Committee for Goochland County, Virginia. [1776-01-15] Virginia, Goochland County Committee; Underwood, George. [S4-V4-p0679] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Samuel Burks, suspected of having acted as an enemy to America, declared innocent of the charge by the Committee for Prince Edward County, Virginia. [1776-01-15] Virginia, Prince Edward County Committee; Nash, John, Jr.; Lawson, Benjamin. [S4-V4-p0679] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Custis Kellum, tried and convicted by the Committee for Accomack County, Virginia, for calling the Bostonians a pack of Rebels, asks forgiveness, and is pardoned. [1776-01-15] Kellum, Custis; Virginia, Accomack County Committee; Powell, John. [S4-V4-p0679] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer to Charles Carroll: Thinks the cloud, almost ready to burst upon us, may be dispersed, and a plan formed which may save millions of money and thousands of lives. [1776-01-15] Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [S4-V4-p0680] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Charles Carroll to Mr. Jenifer: Is willing, with others, to lend his assistance to form a plan for the very good purposes be mentions. [1776-01-15] Carroll, Charles. [S4-V4-p0680] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Christopher Gadsden to Commodore Hopkins. [1776-01-15] Gadsden, Christopher. [S4-V4-p0681] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Delegates to the President of Congress. [1776-01-15] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress; Livingston, Philip; Alsop, John; Lewis, Francis. [S4-V4-p0681] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel McDougall to Philip Livingston, with an account of all the Powder the Colony has possessed since the battle of Lexington. [1776-01-15] McDougall, Alexander, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0681] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in Albany: An Express has just arrived, with the news that Sir John Johnson, with five hundred men and a few Indians, were assembling in a hostile manner. [1776-01-15] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0682] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Message to the Mohawks, by Mr. Bleecker, Indian Interpreter. [1776-01-15] United Colonies, Commissioners; Bleecker, John N.. [S4-V4-p0682] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Reply of the Mohawks. [1776-01-15] Mohawk Nation. [S4-V4-p0683] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Answer sent from the Squaws. [1776-01-15] Mohawk Women. [S4-V4-p0683] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: Will cheerfully co-operate in the measures for the security of New York, and has ,appointed Field-Officers for two Regiments of Volenteers, to be placed under the command of General Lee. [1776-01-15] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0683] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to James Warren. [1776-01-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0684] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Watson to General Washington. [1776-01-15] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0684] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Meshech Weare to General Washington: It is not possible to furnish any Arms from New-Hampshire. [1776-01-15] Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0685] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Mark Hopkins to Colonel Barrett. [1776-01-15] Hopkins, Mark. [S4-V4-p0766] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas W. Waldron to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety. [1776-01-15] Waldron, Thomas Westbrook. [S4-V4-p0685] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Herbert Courtenay to Charles Carroll. [1776-01-15] Courtenay, Herbert. [S4-V4-p0686] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington. [1776-01-16] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0686] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Lynch to General Washington: Lord Drummond is at Philadelphia, with terms of reconciliation, he will propose them to the consideration of Congress as soon as the most urgent affairs are over. [1776-01-16] Lynch, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0687] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 4. [1776-01-04] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0689] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 8. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0689] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 8. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0689] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 8. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0690] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 8. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0690] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 9. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0691] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 10. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0692] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 12. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0692] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Sub-Committee to Draw up an Advertisement to the Town. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee; Low, Cornelius. [S4-V4-p0693] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the New-York Committee, January 16. [1776-01-16] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0693] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of William Leary to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-16] Leary, William. [S4-V4-p0693] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington. [1776-01-16] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0694] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington. [1776-01-16] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0695] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Samuel Mott to Governour Trumbull, on the Works erected and proposed for the defence of New-London, Groton, and Stonington. [1776-01-16] Mott, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0695] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0696] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0697] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Cooke. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0697] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0698] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Matthew Thornton. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0699] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: His advice is to leave the Southern Provinces, in the fullest persuasion of their Security, until the Rebels are defeated at New-York. The Southern Rebels would have been unable to defend hemselves, had they not been roused by the conduct of their Governours. The ill consequences from another defensive campaign are not to be described. For an offensive campaign, a proper Army, of twenty thousand men, is necessary. [1776-01-16] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0699] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Youste to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-17] Youste, John. [S4-V4-p0702] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Nomination of Members of Assembly in New-York. [1776-01-17] New-York, City and County Inhabitants. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0702] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from New-York: General Lee is on his way there, the Jersey Troops are crossing to Long-Island. [1776-01-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0702] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to General Schuyler. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition, Address, and Remonstrance, of the Inhabitants of the New-Hampshire Grants to the Continental Congress. [1776-01-17] New-Hampshire Grants, Representatives; Woodward, Joseph; Fay, Jonas. [S4-V4-p0702] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract from a Report of the Lords of Trade to the Committee of His Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council, for Plantation Affairs, dated December 3, 1772. [1772-12-03] Great Britain, Council of Trade and Plantations. [S4-V4-p0704] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further accounts of the unsuccessful attack on Quebeck. [1776-01-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0705] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further accounts of the unsuccessful attack on Quebeck. [1776-01-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0706] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further accounts of the unsuccessful attack on Quebeck. [1776-01-17] A Soldier (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0707] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further accounts of the unsuccessful attack on Quebeck, A List of the Officers that were made Prisoners at the attack upon the City of Quebeck. [1776-01-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0708] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Bartlett. [1776-01-17] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0709] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to General Gates. [1776-01-17] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0709] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the General Court of New-Hampshire: A Court of Inquiry will be held tomorrow on Colonel Stark. [1776-01-17] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0709] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Meshech Weare to General Washington. [1776-01-17] Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0709] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from a Captain of an English Transport at Boston to his Owners. [1776-01-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0710] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Convention met at Annapolis, List of the Delegates, Matthew Tilghman chosen President, and Gabriel Duvall Clerk. [1775-12-07] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0711] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connolly, Smith, and Cameron, in custody by order of the Frederick County Committee. [1775-12-08] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0711] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert Alexander and John Rogers chosen Delegates to the Continental Congress, in place of John Hall and Robert Goldsborough. [1775-12-09] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0712] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Parliamentary Post not permitted to travel in, or pass through, the Province, Every Member of the Convention required to keep all the Debates and Proceedings secret, Francis Baker, of Talbot County, who had been guilty of a breach of the Continental Association, expelled the House. [1775-12-11] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0718] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Talbot County requested to send Isaac Atkinson, under a guard, to the Convention. [1775-12-12] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0714] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee for Kent County requested to send the Rev. John Patterson, under a guard, to the Convention. [1775-12-12] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0714] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

No Boat, or other Vessel, belonging to the Province, permitted to go out of the Province without a license, in writing, from the Convention, or a Committee, Members ordered not to leave the House without permission, Committee on a Petition from the Frontier Inhabitants of Frederick County. [1775-12-13] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0715] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to devise the best ways and means to promote the manufacture of Saltpetre, Conduct of Committee for Somerset County, in raising a Company, approved, Committee to report who have subscribed, or refused or neglected to subscribe, the Association by the last Convention, Committee to report who have not enrolled themselves either as Minute or Artillery-Men, or in the Militia, Committee to examine and report the quantity and condition of the Arms and Ammunition of the Province, Cannon and Shot at Fort Cumberland, Oldtown, and Fort Frederick, to be conveyed to Baltimore. [1775-12-13] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0715] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial from Alexander McFadon. [1775-12-14] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0716] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Bartlett Townsend, of Worcester County, has left the Province with inimical designs against the same, and has carried sundry Inhabitants of the Province to join Lord Dunmore. [1775-12-14] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0717] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert Buchanan, a Member for Kent County, censured by the Convention. [1775-12-14] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0717] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Robert Davis reprimanded for resisting the Orders of the Committee for Anne Arundel County. [1775-12-15] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0718] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Isaac Atkinson brought before the Convention, reprimanded, and required to give a bond of one thousand Pounds for his future good behavior, Thanks of the Convention to the Committee of Somerset County, for arresting and securing Atkinson. [1775-12-16] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0719] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rev. Mr. Patterson brought before the Convention in custody of a Guard, heard in his defence, and acknowledged the impropriety of his conduct, in speaking disrespectfully of the Proceedings of the Conventions of the Province. [1775-12-18] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0720] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Worcester County directed to order Benjamin Shockley before them, and reprimand him. [1775-12-19] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0721] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Consideration on the Petition from Baltimore County. [1775-12-20] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0721] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Edward Davis, on suspicion of attempting to convey intelligence to Lord Dunmore, brought before the Convention, examined, and ordered to be confined. [1775-12-21] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0721] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to consider and report the most effectual method of establishing a Gun-Lock Manufactory. [1775-12-22] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0722] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to receive and report on all Proposals relating to the establishment of Manufactories of any kind within the Province, Instructions to the Delegates in Congress respecting the sale of India Teas, Committee to consider what alterations and amendments are necessary in the Regulations of the Militia. [1775-12-23] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0722] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report from the Committee appointed to devise the best ways and means to promote the manufacture of Saltpetre brought in. [1775-12-26] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0728] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions for the encouragement of the manufacture of Saltpetre. [1775-12-27] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0728] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Form of a Commission for the Officers of the Militia of the Province. [1775-12-27] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0725] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commissioners for the establishment of a Gun-Lock Manufactory in Fredericktown. [1775-12-27] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0725] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Council of Safety authorized to lend Money, without interest, to encourage the erection of a Powder-Mill within fourteen miles of Baltimore. [1775-12-28] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0726] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to prepare a draught of Instructions for the Deputies representing this Province in Congress. [1775-12-29] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0728] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Consideration of the state of the Province. [1775-12-30] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0727] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee of the Whole on the state of the Province, to put the Province immediately in a state of defence, and raise a sufficient Armed Force for its protection, read and adopted. [1776-01-01] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0727] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to report Resolutions for raising and supporting the Forces to be raised, Committee to report Rules and Regulations for the government of the Forces. [1776-01-01] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0728] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Persons commissioned in the Regular Forces cannot serve in the Convention, or hold any civil office, Field-Officers for the Battalion (Light-Infantry) chosen. [1775-01-02] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0728] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Thomas McCobb. [1775-01-02] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0729] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captains of the seven Independent Companies, Captains of the Light-infantry, Vessel from Lincoln County, Massachusetts, permitted to take a quantity of Grain from Somerset County, Lieutenants for the Independent Companies and Light infantry. [1776-01-02] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0729] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the Expenses for transporting Powder. [1776-01-03] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0729] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Fielder Gaunt, for assistance in working a Lead-Mine in Frederick County, granted, Petition of Alexander McFadon, for assistance in establishing a Linen, Woollen, and Cotton Manufactory, in Frederick County, rejected, Petition of Edward Parker granted, Report of Committee for establishing Linen and Woollen Manufactories throughout the Province, rejected. [1776-01-03] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0730] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rule for making out Commissions for Officers of the Independent Companies. [1776-01-04] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0782] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Amendments to the Regulations of the Militia of the Province. [1776-01-04] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0783] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committees of Observation required to purchase the whole of the Sulphur in their respectice Counties, The several Counties in the Province divided into Districts, or Brigades, A Brigadier-General, a Quartermaster, and an Adjutant, allowed to each District. [1776-01-05] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0785] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Field-Officers of the Mititia in the several Districts appointed. [1776-01-06] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0785] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Further appointments in the Militia. [1776-01-08] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0737] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to prepare and report a schema for the emission of Bills of Credit, to defray the expenses of defending the Province. [1776-01-09] . [S4-V4-p0738] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions for the Deputies representing the Province in Congress, considered. [1776-01-10] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0738] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions for the Deputies further Considered, and adopted. [1776-01-11] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0738] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Money advanced to William Whetcroft, of Annapolis, to assist him in erecting a Rolling, Sheeting, and Slitting Mill, within twenty miles of Baltimore, Rank of Counties and Colonels established. [1776-01-12] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0740] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Bills of Credit, to the amount of five hundred and thirty five thousand one hundred and eleven Dollars and one-ninth part of a Dollar, to be emitted, Provision for redeeming the Bills of Credit. [1776-01-13] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0741] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Regulations adopted for Raising, Clothing, and Victualling the Forces to be raised in the Province, Officers of the Forces to be raised, Instructions for inlisting Men in the service of Maryland, Rules for regulating and governing the Forces to be raised and employed in the service of the Province of Maryland. [1776-01-14] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0744] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minute Companies in Dorchester, Queen Anne, and Kent, ordered to march immediately to Accomack and Northampton Counties, in Virginia, to the assistance of the Inhabitants there, Powers and authorities of the Deputies of the Province, in Congress, continued to the end of the next session of the Convention, Rank of the Militia Officers established, Regulations for filling vacancies in Committees of Observation. [1776-01-15] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0753] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

All persons who neglect or refuse to sign the Association before the eleventh day of April next, required to deliver up their Arms. [1776-01-16] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0755] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report on the Memorial from the Justices of Baltimore County Court. [1776-01-16] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0755] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Conduct of many persons in neglecting to pay their Levies, highly disapproved by the Convention. [1776-01-17] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0757] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Encouragement to John Archer and James Harris to undertake a Flax or Hemp Manufactory. [1775-12-06] Archer, John; Harris, James; Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0759] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manner of collecting Debts prescribed, Council of Safety. Their powers and duties. [1775-12-17] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0759] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Records to be removed from Annapolis to some place of greater security, Declaration of the Convention on the King's Speech to Parliament, on the 27th of October last Adjourned to second Tuesday in April, but may be convened sooner by Council of Safety. [1776-01-18] Maryland, Convention. [S4-V4-p0761] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the Committee for Lancaster, in Pennsylvania: The conduct of the Committee respecting the Prisoners is approved by Congress. [1776-01-18] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0761] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington. [1776-01-18] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0763] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Committee of Congress to Commodore Hopkins, giving him information and instructions. [1776-01-18] Continental Congress; Hopkins, Stephen; Hewes, Joseph; Deane, Silas. [S4-V4-p0763] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: Preparations for Colonel Heard's expedition to Queen's County, New-York. [1776-01-18] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0764] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Field and Staff Officers of the First New-Jersey Regiment. [1776-01-11] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0765] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to James Livingston. [1776-01-18] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1055] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Trumbull for raising a Regiment to join the Army in Canada. [1776-01-19] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0931] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of County Convention at Fairfield, Connecticut. [1776-01-18] Connecticut, Fairfield County Convention; Rowland, Andrew. [S4-V4-p0765] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: Has given orders to raise a Regiment for Canada. [1776-01-18] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0765] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to Colonel Warner, urging him to collect as many Men as possible immediately, and send them to Canada. [1776-01-06] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0766] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: A Council of General Officers has determined that Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New-Hampshire, should each immediately raise a Regiment for Canada. [1776-01-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0766] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Enos to General Washington, requesting permission to resign. [1776-01-18] Enos, Roger, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0768] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Assembly. [1776-01-18] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0768] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Mayhew to the Massachusetts Council, informing them of the state of civil affairs in Dukes County. [1776-01-18] Mayhew, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0769] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Hugh Orr to Moses Gill. [1776-01-18] . [S4-V4-p1286] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the number of Inhabitants on the Isle of Shoals. [1776-01-05] New-Hampshire, Provincial Congress; Salter, Titus, Captain; Daniels, Eliphalet, Captian. [S4-V4-p0770] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Virginia Committee of Safety. [1776-01-19] Virginia, Committee of Safety; Pendleton, J.. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0771] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Richard Harrison. [1776-01-19] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0771] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions of the Maryland Council of Safety to Captain Forsythe, to dispose of his cargo at Martinico, and, with the proceeds, to purchase Arms and Ammunition for the Province. [1776-01-19] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0771] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: The party destined for Queen's County are chiefly on Long-Island. [1776-01-19] Alexander, William, Major-General, Lord Stirling. [S4-V4-p0772] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to the President of Congress: The British Officers, prisoners, have made choice of Bordentown for their place of residence, and request the Band of Musick and their Servants may go with them. [1776-01-19] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety; Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0772] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to the President of Congress: The British Officers, prisoners, have made choice of Bordentown for their place of residence, and request the Band of Musick and their Servants may go with them. [1776-01-13] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety; Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0772] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Captain Samuel Raymond. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1056] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Commissioners for Fortifications. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Albany County Committee. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Richmond County Committee to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1069] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Grenell to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-19] Grenell, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1064] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Perez Morton to Massachusetts Delegates in Congress. [1776-01-19] . [S4-V4-p1266] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-01-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0772] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-01-13] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0773] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minutes of a Council of War at Head-Quarters, Cambridge, held January 16, 1776. [1776-01-16] Council of War; Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0774] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minutes of another Council of War held on the 16th of January. [1776-01-16] Council of General Officers; Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0774] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the General Court of Massachusetts, requesting them to raise a Regiment to reinforce the Army in Canada. [1776-01-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0775] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to Consider Washington's Letter. [1776-01-19] Massachusetts, General Court. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0775] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 12. [1776-01-12] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0776] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 13. [1776-01-13] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0776] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 14. [1776-01-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0776] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 15. [1776-01-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0776] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 16. [1776-01-16] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0777] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 17. [1776-01-17] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0777] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 18. [1776-01-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0777] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, January 19. [1776-01-19] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0777] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Washington to Massachusetts Assembly. [1776-01-19] Washington, George. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0777] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders by General Sullivan to Colonel Waldron, to raise a Regiment for Canada. [1776-01-19] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0778] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of an American, recommending the opening the Ports of the Colonies to all Nations except the British. [1776-01-20] An American (pseudo.). [S4-V4-p0779] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to the Deputies of Maryland in Congress, requesting them to procure Cannon for the Fortifications at Annapolis and Baltimore. [1776-01-20] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0780] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Steward to Charles Wallace, with a plan for the defence of Annapolis. [1776-01-20] Steward, Stephen. [S4-V4-p0780] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Murray to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-20] Murray, James. [S4-V4-p0780] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington: The Congress are anxious to repair our losses in Canada, and to gain possession of Quebeck before the enemy can be reinforced in the Spring. [1776-01-20] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0781] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-26] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0782] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the Convention of New-Hampshire. [1776-01-20] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0782] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-20] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0783] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Schuyler. [1776-01-20] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0783] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the New-Jersey Committee of Safety. [1776-01-20] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0783] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety: Every exertion will be made by the Congress to repair the loss sustained at Quebeck. No cost or pains will be spared to secure the important Province of Canada. [1776-01-20] Bartlett, Josiah. [S4-V4-p0784] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Colonel Bull to the Congress, for permission to resign. [1776-01-20] Bull, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0785] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Ancient Testimony and Principles of the People called Quakers renewed, with respect to the King and Government, and coaching the commotions now prevailing in New-Jersey and Pennsylvania, and other parts of America, addressed to the People in general. [1776-01-20] Pennsylvania, Quaker Society Meeting; Pemberton, John. [S4-V4-p0785] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling, of January 20th, requesting the Arms that are finished may be delivered to Major De Itart. [1776-01-20] . [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to the Delegates in Congress. [1776-01-20] New-York, Committee of Safety; Van Cortlandt, Pierre. [S4-V4-p0787] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Brickell to the New-York Congress. [1776-01-20] Brickell, John. [S4-V4-p0788] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel McDougall to General Washington: It is impossible to send him Powder from New-York. Until recently, their entire stock was less than three hundred pounds, and now many of the Counties have none. [1776-01-20] McDougall, Alexander, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0789] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the President of Congress: Orders have been given for raising the Regiments called for, but there is great distress for want of Arms. [1776-01-20] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0789] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler. [1776-01-20] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0790] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Trumbull for raising four Regiments, to be marched forthwith to the Camp near Boston. [1776-01-20] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0932] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0790] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to Captain Charles Dyar, of the Schooner Harrison. [1776-01-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0791] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Newburyport Committee to the Massachusetts Council, informing of the capture of two Vessels, and sending Prisoners. [1776-01-16] Massachusetts, Newburyport Committee of Safety; Jackson, Jonathan. [S4-V4-p0792] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Massachusetts Council on the Prisoners. [1776-01-20] Massachusetts Council. [S4-V4-p0792] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Sever to General Washington, placing at his disposal Lieutenant Hill, taken in one of the Prizes. [1776-01-20] Massachusetts Council; Sever, William. [S4-V4-p0792] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from W. Sever to the Newburyport Committee. [1776-01-20] Massachusetts Council; Sever, William. [S4-V4-p0793] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Newburyport Committee. [1776-01-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0793] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Committee of Stonington. [1776-01-20] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0793] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Watson, to see Captain Dyar on a cruise. [1776-01-20] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0793] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Stephen Moylan: The present situation of affairs will not justify the attempt on the Fowey. [1776-01-20] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0793] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Assembly. [1776-01-20] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0794] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Woodford to the Virginia Convention. [1776-01-21] Woodford, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0794] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Stricker to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-21] Stricker, George, Captain. [S4-V4-p0794] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Berks County (Pennsylvania) Committee recommend a Provincial Convention, and appoint Delegates to attend in behalf of the County. [1776-01-21] Pennsylvania, Berks County Committee; Read, Collinson. [S4-V4-p0795] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Bucks County Committee appoint persons to acquire a competent knowledge of making Saltpetre. [1776-01-21] Pennsylvania, Bucks County Committee; Hart, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0795] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling, informing him that a Vessel is off the Hook, deeply laden with Stores for the Army at Boston. [1776-01-21] New-York, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0795] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Joseph Hallett. [1776-01-21] New-York, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0796] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to General Lee. [1776-01-21] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Speech from General Schuyler to the Six Nations, sent by Mr. Deane. [1776-01-21] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0855] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Washington: The Clergy are exciting the Canadians against us, Quebeck will be defended to the last extremity, to do any thing effectual we must have Men, and Powder, and heavy Cannon, by the middle of March. [1776-01-21] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0796] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington: Encloses the Vote of the Town of Newport authorizing the supply of Provisions to Captain Wallace. [1776-01-21] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0797] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Vote of the Town of Newport authorizing the supply of Provisions to Captain Wallace. [1776-01-17] Rhode-Island, General Assembly; Ward, Henry. [S4-V4-p0798] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull: Encouragements proposed for the Officers and Soldiers of the Regiment destined for Canada. [1776-01-21] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0798] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Information communicated by Governour Wright to Dr. Jones and Joseph Clay. [1776-01-18] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0799] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Information communicated by Governour Wright to Dr. Jones and Joseph Clay. [1776-01-22] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0799] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Johnson, Jun., to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-22] Johnson, Thomas, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0800] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to Stephen Steward: The Council desire to consult with him on the means of defending Annapolis. [1776-01-22] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0800] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to the Mayor of Annapolis. [1776-01-22] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0800] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lancaster Committee to the President of Congress. [1776-01-22] Pennsylvania, Lancaster Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0801] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Complaints and demands of the British Officers, prisoners at Lancaster. [1776-01-20] Rinneer, W.; Newmarch, Timothy; Baillis, James William; Despard, John; Hughes, William C.; Stronge, John; Livingston, John; McDonnel, D.; Anstruther, P.; Duff, William; Campbell, Joseph; Peacocke, George; Willington, E. P.; Thomas, Robert; Gordon, James; Robertson, Daniel. [S4-V4-p0801] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Williams to the President of Congress. [1776-01-22] Williams, William, Captain. [S4-V4-p0802] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Committee of Safety to New-York Delegates in Congress. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1066] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Colonel Graham. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1067] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-01-22] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0802] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-01-24] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0804] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington: Has just returned from a visit to Tryon County to disarm the Malignants there, which has been effected. [1776-01-22] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0805] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to the President of Congress: Has collected about twelve hundred Men in Connecticut, and is marching directly to New-York, advises strong measures with the Tories, and by all means to secure New-York. [1776-01-22] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0805] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Committee of Safety to General Lee: Requests him not to march to New-York with Connecticut Troops before he makes such explanations to them on this important subject as his duty may permit him to make. [1776-01-21] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0807] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington. [1776-01-22] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0808] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Wilkinson to General Sullivan. [1776-01-22] Wilkinson, James. [S4-V4-p0809] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Huntington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-22] Huntington, Jedediah, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0809] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Safety of Newburyport, directing them to take charge of William Miller. [1776-01-22] . [S4-V4-p1275] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Meshech Weare to General Washington. [1776-01-22] Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0809] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Council of Safety to General Washington: Directions were promptly given to raise the Regiment for Canada, under the command of Colonel Timothy Bedel. [1776-01-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0810] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to the Committee of the New-Hampshire Assembly appointed to wait on General Washington. [1776-01-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0810] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonels Morey and Bellows, to procure, immediately, Supplies for Colonel Bedel's Regiment. [1776-01-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0811] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Lieutenant-Colonel Waite, to raise men immediately for Colonel Bedel's Company of Rangers. [1776-01-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety; Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0811] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Jonathan Colcord's License for Clearance of the Schooner Dolphin. [1776-01-27] Claggett, Wiseman; Task, Thomas. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0811] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Wilson and Cochrane. [1776-01-22] Wilson, Robert; Cochrane, James. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0812] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth: General Clinton sailed on the 20th, he has blank Commissions, to be used if he embodies any Provincials, Commissions are sent to three gentlemen, who have been long in North-Carolina, to secure the attachment of the Highlanders settled in that Colony. [1776-01-22] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0812] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Addison Murdock to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-23] Murdock, Addison. [S4-V4-p0812] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to Prince George's County Committee, to provide a safe place in Upper Marlborough for the Publick Records. [1776-01-23] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0813] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to their Delegates in Congress, respecting Letters from Governour Eden. [1776-01-23] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0813] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to President of Congress: His Reigment ordered to Canada immediately, is in want of a great part of every thing but men. [1776-01-23] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0813] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-Jersey Committee of Safety to the President of Congress: General Prescott will be sent forward tomorrow morning, under a guard. [1776-01-23] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety; Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0814] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Hamer (A Prisoner) to President of Congress. [1776-01-23] Hamer, Ibbetson, Lieutenant. [This document was not listed in Force's Table of Contents] [S4-V4-p0814] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Huddleston to the President of Congress, asking permission to return to Quebec. [1775-01-23] Huddleston, Dr.. [S4-V4-p0814] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-Jersey Committee of Safety to the President of Congress, respecting the Prisoners in Trenton. [1775-01-23] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0815] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-Jersey Committee of Safety to the President of Congress, respecting the Prisoners in Trenton. [1775-01-23] New-Jersey, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0815] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to the President of Congress. [1775-01-24] Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0815] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Clothing, etc., that was lost, belonging to his Majesty's Seventh Regiment of Royal Fusileers at Trenton. [1775-01-12] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0816] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Clothing, etc., that was lost, belonging to his Majesty's Seventh Regiment of Royal Fusileers at Trenton. [1776-01] Stopford, J, Major. [S4-V4-p0817] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert Ogden to New-York Committee of Safety: Lord Stirling has gone to take the Vessel. [1776-01-23] Ogden, Robert. [S4-V4-p0817] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Iralay to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-23] Iralay, John. [S4-V4-p0817] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Committee of Kingston, Ulster County. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1070] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New York Committee of Safety to Thomas Grenell. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel James McClaughry to New York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-31] McClaughry, James, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Graham to Colonel McDougall: Was only a passenger on board the vessel wrecked on Square Beach, which was laden by Governour Tryon with presents for General Howe. [1776-01-23] Graham, John. [S4-V4-p0818] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Blackler to New-York Committee of Safety, requesting to be released from Prison. [1776-01-23] Blackler, John. [S4-V4-p0818] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: Narrative of his excursion to Tryon County. [1776-01-23] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0818] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-23] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0829] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to New-York Committee of Safety: It is not his intention to commence active hostilities against the Men-of-War in the Harbour, but if they make a pretext of his presence to fire on the Town, the first house they set in flames shall be the funeral pile of some of their best friends. [1776-01-23] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0830] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Dexter to Perez Morton. [1776-01-23] Dexter, S.. [S4-V4-p0778] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Lee: Regrets that Congress countermanded the embarkation of the two Regiments against the Tortes on Long-Island, the period is arrived when the. Most decisive and vigorous measures should be pursued. [1776-01-23] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0831] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed, urging his return to Head-Quarters. [1776-01-23] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0831] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Harrison to General Sullivan. [1776-01-23] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0832] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-23] Morton, Perez. [S4-V4-p0833] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-19] Morton, Perez. [S4-V4-p0835] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-23] Morton, Perez. [S4-V4-p0835] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to the Earl of Dartmouth. [1776-01-23] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0835] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Ireland: Treatment of Colonel Ethan Allen, supplies presented to him by some Gentlemen of Cork, his Letter of Thanks. [1776-01-23] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0836] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Ireland: Treatment of Colonel Ethan Allen, supplies presented to him by some Gentlemen of Cork, his Letter of Thanks. [1776-01-23] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0836] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Ireland: Treatment of Colonel Ethan Allen, supplies presented to him by some Gentlemen of Cork, his Letter of Thanks. [1775-12-29] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0836] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers of two Companies of Regulars chosen by the Committee of Spotsylvania County, Virginia. [1776-01-24] Virginia, Spottsylvania County Committee. [S4-V4-p0836] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Josiah Bartlett to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety. [1776-01-24] Bartlett, Josiah. [S4-V4-p0837] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Richard Swoope to the Pennsylvania Committee of Safety. [1776-01-24] Swoope, Richard. [S4-V4-p0837] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: Has captured the Ship off the Hook, she proves to be the Blue Mountain-Valley, laden with Coal, etc. [1776-01-24] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0837] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Committees and Militia Officers of the Colony. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Colonel Joseph Drake. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1076] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Suffolk County Committee to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-24] Smith, William. [S4-V4-p1108] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Arnold to the Continental Congress. [1775-01-24] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0838] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington: Ten thousand Volunteers could have been raised in Connecticut, but he takes only four Companies with him: the stout Whigs of New-York desire a body of Troops stationed in that City, the timid ones are averse to the spirit of procrastination, the Provincial Congress, in their letter, breathes the very essence of this spirit: it is wofully historical. [1776-01-24] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0839] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: The Regiment for Canada, and the three Regiments for the Camp, will be forwarded without delay. [1776-01-24] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0839] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter froth General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-01-24] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0840] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-20] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0841] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-21] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0841] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-22] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0841] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-23] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0841] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-24] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0841] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-25] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0842] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of Joseph Trumbull, Commissary-General, to the Congress. [1776-01-23] Trumbull, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0842] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Charles Miller to the Commissary-General. [1776-01-25] Trumbull, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0842] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of Persons employed in the Commissary-General's Department. [1776-01-20] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0843] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of Clerks and Assistants in the Department of the Quartermaster-General. [1776-01-20] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0844] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An account of the Barracks occupied by the Continental Troops near Boston. [1776-01-20] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0844] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Major Hawley. [1776-01-24] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0846] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Appointment of Robert Bricket to muster the Regiment raising in Hampshire and Berkshire, for the Continental service. [1776-01-24] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0846] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the Northampton (Massachusetts) Committee. [1776-01-24] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0846] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to Captain Stanhope: The General cannot, at present, comply with his request to be permitted to go to Boston, the Admiral having declined every negotiation for exchange of Prisoners. [1776-01-24] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0847] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Gates to Lieutenant Knight: The gentlemen on parole at Northampton and Hadley must keep themselves within the legal limits of the Town they live in. [1776-01-24] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0847] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Bennet White convicted of violating the Association by the Hanover County (Virginia) Committee. [1776-01-25] Virginia, Hanover County Committee. [S4-V4-p0847] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Prince Edward County Committee receive the concession of John Hamblin, and recommend him to the Publick, for their forgiveness. [1776-01-25] Virginia, Prince Edward County Committee. [S4-V4-p0848] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Philadelphia Committee recommend the election for new Committee on the 16th of February next. [1776-01-25] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee. [S4-V4-p0848] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the New-Jersey Committee of Safety. [1776-01-25] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0849] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to Colonel Maxwell, directing him to send his Companies to Canada, one at a time, as fast as they can be provided, without waiting till, the whole are equipped. [1776-01-25] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to Thomas Lowrey. [1776-01-25] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Roberdeau to the President of Congress: Has placed a guard over General Prescott and Captain Chace. [1776-01-25] Roberdeau, Daniel, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0850] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Lowrey to the President of Congress: The Transport Ship Blue-Mountain-Valley is at Elizabethtown Point. [1776-01-25] Lowrey, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0851] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major De Hart to Samuel Tucker: He has returned from Long-Island, and left Colonel Heard at Hempstead, many Tortes were coming in daily, with their Arms. [1776-01-25] De Hart, William. [S4-V4-p0851] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1079] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Robert Livingston. [1775-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Palmer to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-25] Palmer, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of White-Plains to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-25] New-York, White-Plains Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p1116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-25] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. Letter from Seth Warnet to General Schuyler: His prospect in raising men is very encouraging. Letter from General Schuyler to Seth Warner. [1776-01-25] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0851] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Cooke to General Washington: The Colony is so destitute of Arms, that none can be furnished for the Camp. [1776-01-25] Cooke, Nicholas, Governour of Rhode-Island. [S4-V4-p0856] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-26] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0856] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Watson. [1776-01-25] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0856] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Robson to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-26] Robson, Joseph. [S4-V4-p0857] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Lee: A Committee of three Members has been appointed to repair immediately to New-York, to confer with him and the Committee of Safety. [1776-01-26] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0857] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-28] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p1085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee to Committee of each County. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p1081] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Drake to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-26] Drake, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1082] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Westchester County Committee to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-26] New-York, Westchester Committee. [S4-V4-p1084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Graham to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-26] Graham, John. [S4-V4-p0857] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from an Officer in the expedition on Long-Island. [1776-01-26] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0898] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration signed by sundry Inhabitants of Queen's County, New-York. Signers of the Declaration. [1776-01-19] New-York, Queen's County Inhabitants. [S4-V4-p0858] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Oath subscribed by sundry Inhabitants of Queen's County, New-York. Subscribers' to the Oath. [1776-01-19] New-York, Queen's County Inhabitants. [S4-V4-p0860] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Samuel Clowes and John Polhemus. [1776-01-29] Polhemus, John, Captain. [S4-V4-p0861] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-26] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0861] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Bartlett. [1776-01-26] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0862] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Sever to Newburyport Committee. [1776-01-26] Sever, William. [S4-V4-p1281] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Sever to Gloucester Committee. [1776-01-26] Sever, William. [S4-V4-p1282] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Recommendation of John Lambert to the Massachusetts Council, for the command of an Armed Vessel. [1776-01-26] Lambert, John. [S4-V4-p0862] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Sullivan to the New-Hampshire Assembly. [1776-01-26] Sullivan, John, General. [S4-V4-p0862] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Watson to General Washington: Two more Prizes taken by Captain Manly. [1776-01-26] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0863] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cambridge, February 1, 1776. [1776-02-01] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0863] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cosmopolitan to the Inhabitants of the American Colonies, No. 6. [1776-01-26] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0863] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from D. Santerre, first Captain of the Regiment of Martinique, to General Washington: Wants to enter the American service. [1776-01-27] Santerre, D, Captain. [S4-V4-p0866] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Virginia Committee of Safety to the Maryland Council of Safety: They have resolved to build two Row-Galleys for the protection of the Petemack River, and ask Maryland to participate in its protection. [1776-01-27] Virginia, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0866] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Smallwood to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-27] Smallwood, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0867] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel St. Clair to the President of Congress. [1776-01-27] St. Clair, Arthur. [S4-V4-p0867] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress. [1776-01-27] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0867] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manifest of the Cargo of the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776-01-27] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0868] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Delegates in Congress to Committee of Safety. [1776-01-27] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Westchester County Committee to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-27] New-York, Westchester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Kingston (Ulster County) Committee to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-27] New-York, Kingston Committee. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John R. Livingston to New-York Congress. [1776-01-27] Livingston, John. [S4-V4-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from an Officer at Montreal to a Gentleman at New-York. [1776-01-27] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0868] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Fellows to General Schuyler. [1776-01-29] Fellows, Isaac. [S4-V4-p0879] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to the President of Congress: Colonel Arnold still keeps up the blockade of O. uebeck, for taking of that place, every thing is wanted--Men, Money, heavy Cannon, Mortars, Shot, Shells, and Powder, of which we have not four tons in the Province. [1776-01-27] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0869] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: The blockade of Quebeck will be continued, until they are prepared to prosecute, vigorously, different measures. [1776-01-27] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p0869] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Trumbull, in addition to his Proclamation of January 18, for raising, a Regiment for the Army in Canada. [1776-01-27] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0933] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Levi Allen to General Washington: Proposes to go to England to procure the liberty of his brother, Ethan Allen. [1775-01-27] Allen, Levi. [S4-V4-p0871] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of Peter Rammen, that Colonel Allen was put in irons on board the Gaspee, and so kept for more than thirty days, though very sick during the whole time. [1776-01-19] Rammen, Peter. [S4-V4-p0871] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Levi Allen. [1776-01-19] Allen, Levi. [S4-V4-p0872] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate of Johannis Snyder, that a British Soldier, taken prisoner at Montreal, stated he knew Colonel Allen was put in irons, but dare not make an affidavit, for, if he did so, the Officers would punish him with death. [1776-01-19] Snyder, Johannis. [S4-V4-p0872] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: The time has arrived when the Canadians, and, consequently, their Indians, must take Studies. Should any indecision of ours give the bias against us, it is easier to foresee, than to rectify, the serious consequences which must inevitably follow, Quebeck should be taken, and Canada reduced this Winter. [1776-01-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0872] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Wooster: Canada is of the utmost importance in the scale of our affairs. To whomsoever it belongs, in their favour, probably, will the balance turn, if it is ours, success will crown our virtuous struggles, if it is our enemy's, the contest, at best, will be doubtful, hazardous, and bloody. [1776-01-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0873] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Arnold. [1776-01-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0874] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to William Whipple. [1776-01-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0875] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

(General Washington) to the Committee of Safety at Newburyport. [1776-01-27] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0875] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Palmer to Philip Livingston, respecting the Fortifications on Hudson River. [1776-01-28] Palmer, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0875] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Colonel Fellows. [1776-01-29] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0882] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edward Mott to Governour Trumbull. [1776-01-28] Mott, Edward. [S4-V4-p0876] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Fowler to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-28] Fowler, Jonathan. [S4-V4-p0876] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Captain Manly. [1776-01-28] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0877] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Moylan to Newburyport Committee, for Arms. [1776-01-26] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0877] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

(General Washington) to the Committee of Portsmouth, New-Hampshire. [1776-01-28] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0877] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Watson. [1776-01-28] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0878] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sussex County (Virginia) Committee will make provision for the support of the Poor of Norfolk. [1776-01-29] Virginia, Sussex County Committee. [S4-V4-p0878] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Officers for the Company of Regulars chosen by the Hanover County Committee. [1776-01-29] Virginia, Hanover County Committee. [S4-V4-p0878] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Washington. [1776-01-29] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0878] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to the Assembly of Massachusetts: Important as the service m Canada is, it cannot be carried on without Specie, it is therefore earnestly recommended to the several Colonies to collect whatever of Silver and Gold they can, and Congress will give Continental Bills in exchange for it. [1776-01-29] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0878] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Colonel Drake. [1776-01-29] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Officer of the Guard at King's Bridge. [Undated] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Peter T. Curtenius to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-29] Curtenius, Peter T.. [S4-V4-p0879] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Egbert Benson to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-29] Benson, Egbert. [S4-V4-p1117] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Palfrey to General Washington. [1776-01-29] Palfrey, William. [S4-V4-p0880] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-01-29] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0880] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Watson to General Washington: Account of Manly's capture of the Prizes. [1776-01-29] Watson, William. [S4-V4-p0883] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from a Gentleman in Boston: They are close shut up there, fresh Provisions very scarce, and have been in want of Fuel, which was attended with no other inconvenience than pulling down some of the Rebels' Houses to burn, which has thinned them a little. [1776-01-29] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0883] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rodham Kenner published as an enemy to American liberty, by the Committee for Caroline County, Virginia. [1776-01-30] Virginia, Caroline County Committee. [S4-V4-p0884] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Concession of the Rev. Thomas Johnston, published by order of the Charlotte County (Virginia) Committee. [1776-01-30] Johnston, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0881] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Stephen West to Mr. Burgess. [1776-01-30] West, Stephen. [S4-V4-p0885] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen West to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-01-30] West, Stephen. [S4-V4-p0885] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen West to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-01-30] West, Stephen. [S4-V4-p0885] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert Alexander to the Maryland Council of Safety: The Congress, in Committee of the Whole, seven Colonies to five, have refused to alter the Association so as to permit the selling of Tea. [1776-01-30] Alexander, Robert. [S4-V4-p0887] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

George Lee to Colonel Joshua Bell. [1776-01-30] Lee, George. [S4-V4-p0887] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Berk's County Committee accept, as satisfactory, the concessions of Gaius Dickenson and William Gilliland, who had attempted to depreciate the Continental Currency. [1776-01-30] Pennsylvania, Berks County Committee. [S4-V4-p0887] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to the President of Congress: Colonel Maxwows Battalion, under marching orders for Canada, are almost destitute of Arms. [1776-01-31] Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0888] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Delegates in Congress to Committee of Safety. [1776-01-30] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Delegates in Congress. [1776-01-31] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Colonel Heard. [1776-01-30] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Jonathan Blake to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-29] Blake, John. [S4-V4-p1090] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to General Schuyler. [1776-01-31] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of sundry of the Militia of Marbletown, in Ulster County, to the New-York Congress. [1776-01-30] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0889] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bedlow to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-30] Bedlow, William. [S4-V4-p0889] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of the Non-Commissioned Officers of the First Battalion New-York Minute-Men to the Provincial Congress. [1776-01-30] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0889] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-01-30] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0890] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Talk of sundry Sachems of the Caughnawaga Nation to General Washington. [1776-01-31] Caughnawaga Nation. [S4-V4-p0893] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Talk of one of the St. John's Tribe, attended two of the Passamaquoddy Indians, to General Washington. [1776-01-31] Passamaquoddy Indians. [S4-V4-p0894] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Plan proposed by Colonel Thompson and Captain O'Brien for an expedition against Nova-Scotia. [1776-01-30] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0894] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-26] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0894] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-27] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0894] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-28] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0894] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-29] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0895] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-30] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0895] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-01-31] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0895] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Lee: The Tortes in Queen's County should be disarmed immediately, and the persons of the principals seized. [1776-01-30] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0895] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from George Mason to Maryland Council of Safety: Has been directed by the Committee of Safety of Virginia to build two Row-Galleys, and provide three Armed Gutters, for the protection of the Petemack, and requests Maryland to adopt the same plan. [1776-01-31] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0896] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Baltimore-Town. [1776-01-31] Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [S4-V4-p0896] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration by William Jarrett, that he believes the Continental Currency is both legal and of equal value with any other Currency. [1776-01-31] Jarrett, William. [S4-V4-p0896] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to the President of Congress. [1776-01-31] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0897] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Maxwell's Memorial relating to necessaries wanted for his Battalion. [1776-01-31] Maxwell, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0897] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Drake to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-31] Drake, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1101] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Frederick Hartell to the New-York Congress: Was many years in the King of Hungary's service, and is now willing to serve in his former calling, for the good of American liberty. [1776-01-31] Hartell, Frederick. [S4-V4-p0898] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of John Wylley to New-York Congress, for a Captain's Commission. [1776-01-31] Wylley, John. [S4-V4-p0898] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: A meeting of the Six Nations, and those of Canada, is to be held at Onondaga, Mr. Deane is ordered to attend it, that we may know what passes. [1776-01-31] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0898] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler. [1776-01-31] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0898] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed. [1776-01-31] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0899] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to the General Court of Massachusetts. [1776-01-31] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0900] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to Major Bellows. [1776-01-31] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0901] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to Colonel Mercy and Major Bellows. [1776-01-31] Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0901] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee of Safety to Selectmen of the Towns of New-Hampshire. [1776-01-31] New-Hampshire, Selectmen of Towns. [S4-V4-p0901] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Gentry, etc., of the Borough of Sudbury, to the. King. [1776-01-31] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0901] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord George Germain to General Howe: Instructions with regard to service, command, and promotions generally. [1776-02-01] Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0902] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to their Delegates in Congress. [1776-02-01] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0903] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorandum enclosed in the foregoing Letter. [1776-02-01] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0904] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John D. Thompson to Benjamin Ramsey. [1776-02-01] Thompson, Jonathan. [S4-V4-p0904] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Dorchester County Committee to Maryland Council of Safety: They cannot supply Captain Robson's Company. [1776-02-01] Maryland, Dorchester County Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0904] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Queen Anne (Maryland) Company of Militia to Colonel Rolsert Tyler. [1776-02-01] Maryland, Queen Anne Militia. [S4-V4-p0905] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Tyler's Reply. [1776-02-01] Tyler, Rolsert, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0905] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Waterbury to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Waterbury, David, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Committee of the Continental Congress to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Waterbury, David, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to John McKesson: Desires that no Commissions may be sent to him from the Committee of Safety to be delivered to the Officers they may name. [1776-02-01] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0906] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Young to the New-York Congress, with a Map of the east end of Long-Island, and the Islands adjacent. [1776-02-01] Young, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0906] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-02-01] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0906] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

State of the Military Chest January 28th. [1776-01-28] Trumbull, Jonathan, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0907] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from, Colonel Arnold to the President of Congress. [1776-02-01] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p0907] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Schuyler: The Caughnawaga Indians desire to join the Forces in Canada, when General Schuyler shall require it, the expediency of calling upon them is left to him, circumstances and policy will suggest the occasion. [1776-02-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0908] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Colonel Bedel. [1776-02-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0908] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Timothy Pickering, Jun. Thanks him and the rest of the Volunteers at Salem, and requests them to continue at Salem, and hold themselves in readiness. [1776-02-01] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0909] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain William Wood to Robert H. Harrison. [1776-02-01] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1133] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Watson. [1776-02-01] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0909] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Watson. [1776-02-01] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0909] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Appointment of William Burke to the command of the Schooner Warren. [1776-02-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0909] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of the Officers of the Armed Vessels fitted out by order of General Washington, with the dates of their Commissions. [1776-02-01] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0910] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cambridge, February 1, 1776. [1776-02-01] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0910] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Otis to the Council of Massachusetts, enclosing the examination of William Heath, Master, bound from Nova-Scotia to Boston, a surly, inimical fellow to his country. [1776-02-01] Otis, James. [S4-V4-p0910] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Joseph Otis to the Council of Massachusetts. [1776-02-01] Otis, Joseph, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0911] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the success of Colonel Charles Carter, of Stafford, Virginia, with his manufactory of Saltpetre. [1776-02-02] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0911] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Johnson. Jun., to-Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-02] Johnson, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0911] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of the Field-Officers of the Elk-Ridge (Maryland) Battalion, to the Council of Safety, for Arms: Many have none, what others have are unfit for use. [1776-02-02] Dorsey, John. [S4-V4-p0912] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lindenberger and McClellan to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-02] McClellan, John. [S4-V4-p0912] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Chase to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-02] Chase, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0912] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Delegates in Congress to the Council of Safety. [1776-02-02] Maryland Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p0912] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the President of Congress: Has received no orders from Congress relating to the Blue-Mountain-Valley, and does not know what rules have been established with regard to Prizes. [1776-02-02] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0913] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling: They are totally at a loss how to supply the new levies with Arms, without taking them from the Militia, and therefore request to be released from their engagement to furnish one hundred stand for the Jersey Troops. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0914] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-01-28] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0914] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Samuel Tucker, requesting him to lay before the Congress of New-Jersey the difficulty about Arms. [1776-02-02] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0914] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Captain Rogers to take charge of the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776-01-27] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0915] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Samuel Tucker: Vessels are loading at, or near, New-Brunswick, with Provisions and Lumber, contrary to the rules established by the Continental Congress. [1776-02-02] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0915] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Colonel Maxwell: Must hold his Regiment ready to march at twenty-four hours' notice. [1776-01-12] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0915] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to Colonel Maxwell, directing him to put his Regiment in a state of readiness to march for Albany: When ready, he must inform the President of Congress, who will give him particular orders how to proceed. [1776-01-18] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0916] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to Lord Stirling: Has received orders from Congress to march to Canada. [1776-01-22] Maxwell, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0916] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Arendt Van Hook to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-02] Van Hook, Arendt. [S4-V4-p0916] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Arendt Van Hook to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-01] Van Hook, Arendt. [S4-V4-p0916] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: Making exertions to raise and despatch one Regiment to Canada, and three to Camp, but the Treasury is exhausted, and without money men cannot be. Persuaded to set forward to Canada, nor is it reasonable to expect it. [1776-02-02] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0917] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler, respecting some Provisions sent from Montreal. Monsieur Orillat.has escaped. [1776-02-02] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0917] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Council of Massachusetts to Committee for the Town of Hatfield. [1776-02-02] Massachusetts, Hatfield Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p1287] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cosmopolitan to the Inhabitants of the American Colonies, No. 7. [1776-02-02] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0917] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert C. Nicholas to General Washington. [1776-02-03] Nicholas, Robert C.. [S4-V4-p0920] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Stephen West. [1776-02-03] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0920] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Candidus to the People of Pennsylvania: Independence is the only step that can bring the contest to a speedy and happy issue. [1776-02-03] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0920] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Committee of the Privates of the Military Association of the City and Liberties of Philadelphia. [1776-02-03] Cannon, James. [S4-V4-p0922] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Livingston to the President of Congress: Colonel Heard has returned from his Queen's County expedition, and has among his Prisoners some of the most dangerous Tories in the County. [1776-02-03] Livingston, William. [S4-V4-p0923] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Maxwell to the President of Congress. [1776-02-03] Maxwell, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0923] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Committee at Stamford, Connecticut. [1776-02-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Graham to New-York Committee of Safety, requesting to be heard, or set at liberty. [1776-02-03] Graham, John. [S4-V4-p0923] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-26] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0924] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-27] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0924] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-29] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0925] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-30] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0925] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-31] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0926] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-01-31] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0926] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0927] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0927] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0927] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0928] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-02] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0928] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-02] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0928] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-02] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0928] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-02] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0929] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-02] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0929] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Connecticut Committee of Safety. [1776-02-03] Connecticut, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0929] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to the President of Congress. [1776-02-03] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0930] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Otis, requesting the release, under bonds, of John Gray. [1776-02-03] Otis, James. [S4-V4-p1296] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Winter-Hill Brigade. [1776-02-07] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0935] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of General Sullivan's Brigade, February 3 and 7. [1776-02-03] Emerson, Moses. [S4-V4-p0935] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Ward to John Hancock. [1776-02-04] Ward, Artemas, General. [S4-V4-p0936] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Van Alstyne, at St. Eustatin, to Matthew Van Alstyne, New-York: His Vessel was taken: The Sea is full of Cruisers: Two Privateers have been fitted out at Detainlea. [1776-02-04] Van Alstine, Matthew. [S4-V4-p0936] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Cuthbert Bullett to Mr. Purdie, denying the charge that he had endeavoured to injure the credit of the Money issued by the Convention of Virginia. [1776-02-04] Bullett, Cuthbert. [S4-V4-p0936] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Purviance to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-04] Purviance, Samuel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p0937] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Reading to the Pennsylvania Delegates in Congress, respecting Prisoners from Canada, sent there without any previous notice, and up person with them to supply them with necessaries. [1776-02-04] Pennsylvania, Reading Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0937] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lord Stirling to President of Congress. [1776-02-04] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0938] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Guert Spt. De Wint, of the Island of St. Thomas, now at Orange Town, in the County of Orange, to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-04] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0938] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-02-04] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0938] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1774-02-06] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0939] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Winthrop Sargent. [1776-02-04] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0939] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Movements of the British Fleet in James River. [1776-02-05] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0940] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed for Surry County, Virginia. [1776-02-05] Virginia, Surry County Committee. [S4-V4-p0940] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed for Surry County, Virginia. [1776-02-06] Virginia, Surry County Committee. [S4-V4-p0940] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Captain Duncan Campbell to the President of Congress, asking permission to reside at his own house, in New-York. [1776-02-05] Campbell, Duncan, Captain. [S4-V4-p0940] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of the Committee of Privates of the Associators of Philadelphia, to the Committee of Safety. [1776-02-05] Govett, William. [S4-V4-p0941] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter From William Floyd to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-05] Floyd, William. [S4-V4-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Drinker and Thomas and Samuel Fisher, convicted of refusing to receive Continental Bills of Credit by the Philadelphia Committee, declared enemies to their country, and precluded from all trade and intercourse with the Inhabitants of the Colonies. [1776-02-05] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee of Observation. [S4-V4-p0941] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Nathaniel Blinko, of Kingwood, Hunterdon County, Newdersey, declared an enemy to the glorious struggles for American liberty. [1776-02-05] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee of Observation. [S4-V4-p0942] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-Jersey Congress to Mr. Pettit. [1776-02-05] New-Jersey, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p1584] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-05] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p1109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Committee of Safety to New-York Delegates in Congress. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Lord Stirling. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Robert Livingston to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-05] Livingston, Robert R.. [S4-V1-p1117] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from New-York to a Gentleman in Philadelphia: Generals Lee and Clinton arrived yesterday, Governour Tryon and General Clinton have both assured the Mayor that not a man is to be landed. Clinton is going to the Southward. [1776-02-05] Anonymous. [S4-V1-p0942] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington: His hands are tied up by the Resolve of Congress placing detachments of the Continental Forces under the command of the Provincial Congress. General Clinton says he has no Troops, has come merely to visit his friend Tryon, and is on his way to North-Carolina. [1776-02-06] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V1-p0942] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Lynch to General Washington: Is at New-York, as One era Committee from Congress, the strong apathy that holds Congress in fetters, is still mere forcible here. At Lord Drummond's request, he encloses a Letter intended for General Robertson. [1776-02-05] Lynch, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0943] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Drummond to General Robertson: From all his conversations with the gentlemen at Philadelphia, he is convinced they are seriously disposed towards a reconciliation, he has therefore pressed the setting on foot a negotiation, and is not without hopes of success. [1776-02-05] Drummond, Lord. [S4-V4-p0943] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Gen. Schuyler to Governour Trumbull: Our brave little Corps before Quebeck hold their ground and continue the blockade. [1776-02-05] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0944] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington. [1776-02-05] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p0945] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee at Marblehead to the General Court of Massachusetts: They cannot raise the Men required of them. [1776-02-05] Massachusetts, Marblehead Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p0946] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Heads of the St. John's Indians to the General Court of Massachusetts: The Penobscots are all of one heart, and willing to assist, with their lives, to oppose the wicked People of Old England. [1776-02-05] Massachusetts, General Court. [S4-V4-p0946] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Williamsburgh, Virginia, Friday, February 9, 1776. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0946] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proposition of H. Hollingsworth, of Cecil County, Maryland, to furnish any number of Muskets, from two hundred to two thousand. [1776-02-06] Hollingsworth, H. [S4-V4-p0947] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Chase to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-06] Chase, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0947] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Schuyler: Operations in Canada. [1776-02-06] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p0947] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey to President Hancock, nominating Field-Officers for the Third Battalion raised in that Colony. [1776-02-06] New-Jersey, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0948] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey to President Hancock, nominating Field-Officers for the Third Battalion raised in that Colony. [1776-02-06] New-Jersey, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0948] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey to President Hancock, requesting to know if Congress had passed any Resolution permitting the sale of East-India Teas. [1776-02-06] New-Jersey, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0948] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Abraham Lott to the New-York Committee of Safety, desiring to be informed if he may furnish his Majesty's Ship Mercury with Provisions. [1776-02-06] Lott, Abraham. [S4-V4-p0948] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Abraham Lott to the New-York Committee of Safety, desiring to be informed if he may furnish his Majesty's Ship Mercury with Provisions. [1776-02-05] Lott, Abraham. [S4-V4-p0949] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Abraham Lott to the New-York Committee of Safety, desiring to be informed if he may furnish his Majesty's Ship Mercury with Provisions. [1776-02-06] Lott, Abraham. [S4-V4-p0949] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of William A. Forbes for an appointment in one of the new Battalions to be raised in New-York. [1776-02-06] Forbes, William, A. [S4-V4-p0949] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord George Germaine to General Howe: His measures approved by the King. [1776-02-07] Germain, George, Lord, Viscount Sackville. [S4-V4-p0949] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Chariestown, South-Carolina, to a Gentleman in Philadelphia: The troubles in the back parts of the Province have entirely subsided, the ringleaders, with about One hundred and thirty others, are taken. [1776-02-07] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0949] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Spear to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-07] Spear, William. [S4-V4-p0950] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Philadelphia Committee to Maryland Council of Safety, offering to instruct any persons they may send in making Saltpetre. [1776-02-07] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee. [S4-V4-p0951] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lieutenant Wilkinson to the President of Congress, informing him of the conduct of Mr. Richeson, one of the British prisoners. [1776-02-07] Wilkinson, Amos. [S4-V4-p0951] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of a Religious Politician to the People in general: We are reduced to the necessity of becoming independent and entering into a war with Great Britain to preserve our privileges. [1776-02-07] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0951] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Henry Remsen, Chairman of the City Committee, for instructions about complying with an application to send Spirits, Coffee, and Chocolate, on board the Asia. [1776-02-06] Remsen, Henry. [S4-V4-p1110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to Henry Reinsen. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of John Poll to New-York Congress. [1776-02-07] Poll, John. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Margaret Graham to New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-07] Graham, Margaret. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to Governour Trumbull: Contrary to his expectations his Troops are not only admitted into New-York, but it is determined to take strong possession of the City and its most important environs. [1776-02-07] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0954] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

New-York, February, 7th, 1776. [1776-02-07] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0955] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: The Troops in Canada are deficient in almost every article of Military Stores, they will be in great want of Shoes, and none can be had there, or in Albany: the Pennsylvania Companies are without Mittens and Moccasins. [1776-02-07] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0955] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to Matthew Thornton: The General wishes the acknowledgment of Colonel Stark may prove satisfactory to the Congress of New-Hampshire, but if they insist on a trial, he will order a Court-Martial. [1776-02-07] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0956] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Acknowledgment of Colonel Stark, transmitted to the New-Hampshire Congress. [1776-02-07] Stark, John, Colonel. [S4-V4-p0956] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Council of Safety of Maryland to their Delegates in Congress. [1776-02-08] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0956] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to the Virginia Committee of Safety: Will cheerfully co-operate in every measure for mutual defence against the invaders of our reciprocal rights. [1776-02-06] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0957] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the New-York Committee to the Inhabitants of the neighbearing Counties and Colonies, in favour of the Poor Inhabitants of the City, who are abandoning their habitations, fearing hostilities will be commenced by the Ships-of-War in the Harbour. [1776-02-08] New-York Committee. [S4-V4-p0958] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Wayne to John Morton. [1776-02-08] Wayne, Anthony. [S4-V4-p0958] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel John Connolly to the President of Congress, asking to be enlarged on parole. [1776-02-08] Connolly, John, Major. [S4-V4-p0958] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Rush. [1776-02-09] Rush, William. [S4-V4-p0959] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Colonel Connolly to the Pennsylvania Committee of Safety, requesting an enlargement on such honearable terms as they think proper. [1776-02-09] Connolly, John, Major. [S4-V4-p0959] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Rush to Mr. Wilson: There is no remedy for Connolly's disorder but fresh air and gentle exercise. [1776-02-08] Rush, Benjamin. [S4-V4-p0959] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Major Cameron's application to Congress to be enlarged on parole. [1776-02-07] Cameron, Allan. [S4-V4-p0959] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Avery to the New-York Congress, asking to be appointed Lieutenant-Colonel in one of the new Battalions. [1776-02-08] Avery, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0960] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Wiley, John Van Winkle, John Sanford, and James Barrett, recommended for appointments. [1776-02-08] Blake, John. [S4-V4-p0960] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address to the Army of the United States. [1776-02-08] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0960] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull: Has heard of the arrival of some Powder and Arms in Connecticut, requests that some may be sent to the Camp, for the emergency of the Army at this particular crisis calls for much more than they have. [1776-02-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0962] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull: Cannot repay the sum advanced by Connecticut, the claims are so large and so numerous that in a few days he will be drained of every shilling,' there is an alarming scarcity of Powder, and the Militia coming without a supply gives rise to the most disagreeable apprehension. [1776-02-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0962] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Sullivan to Perez Morton: Has raised the Men required from Biddeford, Buxton, Arundel, and Pepperelborough. [1776-02-08] Sullivan, James. [S4-V4-p0963] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to the President of Congress: Everything that was thought expedient has been done towards raising the Regiment for Canada. [1776-02-08] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0964] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of New-Hampshire to the Continental Congress for Men for the defence of their Sea-Coast. [1776-02-08] Weare, Meshech. [S4-V4-p0964] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the sailing of the first American Fleet. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0964] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to the President of Congress: A Transport has arrived at New-York with Troops, and a reinforcement is necessary. [1776-02-08] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p0965] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling to the New-York Committee of Safety. [1776-02-09] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p0965] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey to Lord Stirling: No Vessel has been licensed to export produce, but where security has been given to return the amount in Military states. [1776-02-05] New-Jersey, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p0965] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

On the motion made, Resolved. [1776-02-09] Patterson, William. [S4-V4-p0966] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from R. Yates to Colonel Swartwout, all reeling him to march, with his Regiment to New-York with all convenient despatch. [1776-02-09] Yates, Richard. [S4-V4-p0966] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Samuel Jones, and others, to the New-York Congress, for the appointment of some Field-Officers from the County of Orange. [1776-02-09] Jones, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0967] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Palmer to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-09] Palmer, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0967] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 9. [1776-02-09] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0967] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 10. [1776-02-10] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0967] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 12. [1776-02-12] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0968] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 13. [1776-02-13] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0968] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 13. [1776-02-13] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0969] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 16. [1776-02-16] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0970] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 16. [1776-02-16] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0970] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 17. [1776-02-17] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0971] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 23. [1776-02-23] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0971] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 24. [1776-02-24] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0972] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 27. [1776-02-27] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0973] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Connecticut Council of Safety: Proceedings from February 28. [1776-02-28] Connecticut, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0973] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to the Committee for Springfield, Massachusetts: It is the earnest desire of the General that the Prisoners in their hands should be treated with humanity and kindness. [1776-02-09] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0973] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Levi Allen: The General cannot approve of his scheme of going to England for the rescue of his brother, Colonel Allen. [1776-02-09] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0973] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to George Gregory, a prisoner. [1776-02-09] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p0974] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to President of Congress. [1776-02-09] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0974] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to General Howe, proposing an exchange of Governour Skene for Mr. James Lovell and family. [1776-01-30] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0975] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Howe to General Washington: Refuses to exchange Mr. Lovell. [1776-02-02] Howe, William, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0975] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-02-09] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0975] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Return of the Army. [1776-02-04] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0977] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Regiment of Artillery. [1776-02-04] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0977] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 1. [1776-02-01] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0977] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 2. [1776-02-02] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0977] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 3. [1776-02-03] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0977] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 3. [1776-02-04] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0978] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 5. [1776-02-04] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0978] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 6. [1776-02-06] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0979] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 7. [1776-02-07] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0979] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders, from February 8. [1776-02-08] Gates, Horatio, General. [S4-V4-p0979] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Address of the Magistrates, etc., of the Town and Burgh of Sanquhar to the King: They abhor the seditious principles of the authors of the Rebellion in America, detest their views and the execrable measures they are pursuing, and are shocked at the shameful prostitution of the Sacred names of Religion and Liberty for purposes evidently subversive of both. [1776-02-10] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0980] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavit of John Reynolds. [1776-02-10] Oliphant, John. [S4-V4-p0982] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proclamation by Governour Martin, declaring all such as will not join the Royal Banner Rebels and Traitors, and their lives and property forfeited, January 10. [1776-02-10] Martin, Josiah, Governour of North-Carolina. [S4-V4-p0980] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Commission from Governour Martin to Allan McDonald, and others, empowering each of them to erect the King's Standard, and to raise, levy, muster, and array in arms, his Majesty's faithful Subjects in their respective Counties in North-Carolina, January 10. [1776-02-10] Martin, Josiah, Governour of North-Carolina. [S4-V4-p0981] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manifesto of General Donald McDonald, inviting all faithful Subjects to repair to his Majesty's Standard, erected at Cross-Creek, where they will meet with every possible civility. [1776-02-10] McDonald, Donald, General. [S4-V4-p0982] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manifesto by General Donald McDonald, Commander of his Majesty's Forces for the time being, in North-Carolina, commanding all his Majesty's loyal people to repair to the Royal Banner, agreeably to the Governour's Proclamation of January 10. [1776-02-05] McDonald, Donald, General. [S4-V4-p0983] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Rowan County. [1776-02-10] Oliphant, John. [S4-V4-p0983] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edmund Pendleton to the Maryland Council of Safety: A fifty-gun Ship, just arrived, is lying with the Kingfisher off Old-Fort Point, below Hampton. [1776-02-10] Pendleton, Edmund. [S4-V4-p0984] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Captain Nathaniel Ramsay. [1776-02-10] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0983] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to the Committee for St. Mary's County. [1776-02-10] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p0984] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Dr. Weisenthall to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-10] Weisenthall, C.F, Dr.. [S4-V4-p0984] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from George Dashiell to Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-10] Dashiell, George. [S4-V4-p0985] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Certificate. [1776-02-09] Dashiell, Robert. [S4-V4-p0985] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Barrett to the Maryland Council of Safety: The persons he recommended for Officers not being appointed, he cannot accept his Commission. [1776-02-10] Barrett, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0985] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Chase to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-10] Chase, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0986] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Tucker to the President of Congress: The Third New-Jersey Battalion cannot be provided with Arms. [1776-02-10] Tucker, Samuel. [S4-V4-p0986] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Elizabethtown, New-Jersey, to the President of Congress, giving an account of the capture and state of the Ship: Blue-Mountain-Valley, and desiring to know what disposition shall be made of the Ship and Cargo. [1776-02-10] New-Jersey, Elizabethtown Committee. [S4-V4-p0987] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account of the Wages due to the Officers and Seamen, of the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0988] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Shipped. [1775-08-30] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0989] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List Of the Officers and Men, of Elizabethtown, who took the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776-01-22] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0989] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to the Committee of Westchester. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1120] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from New-York Committee of Safety to the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1120] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. [1776-02-10] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p0990] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Paper delivered to General Schuyler by Mr. Fraser, a Judge of the Common Pleas, sent from Montreal, a prisoner. [1776-02-04] Fraser, John. [S4-V4-p0991] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Joseph Reed. [1776-02-10] Washington, George, General. [S4-V4-p0993] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the New-York Committee of Safety, earnestly requesting them to procure and send him some Arms. [1776-02-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0994] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the General Court of Massachusetts: The deficiency in Arms is so, great that he begs some means may be adopted to procure a supply. [1776-02-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0995] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders to Colonel Porter to complete his Regiment, and to march by the shortest and best way to Canada. [1776-02-10] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0995] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Major French. [1776-10-02] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p0996] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety to Colonel Morey. [1776-02-10] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0996] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Safety of New-Hampshire to the Congress, with an account of their proceedings respecting the assuming Government. [1776] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0997] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Safety of New-Hampshire to the Congress, with an account of their proceedings respecting the assuming Government. [1775-11-14] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0997] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Protest of the Representatives of several Towns against the present plan of taking up Government. [1775-12-21] New-Hampshire, Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p0999] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Smith to General Howe: New-York is the only spot in America for carrying on the war with effect against the Rebels, and it is advisable to send an Army through the Sound, between Connecticut and Long-Island. [1776-02-11] Smith, William. [S4-V4-p1000] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to the President of Congress: The Guns were removed from the Battery without show of opposition from the Ships. The. Salvation or perdition of America, in a great measure, depends upon the management or mismanagement of Canada. Colonel Richmere, if questioned particularly, will give information as to the state of the Army, the Artillery, and the reputed abilities and popularity of the principal Officers there. [1776-02-11] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p1000] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to the President of Congress: Complains of the conduct of General Schuyler: Has requested Mr. Walker and Mr. Price to wait upon Congress, to give every necessary information as to the true state of affairs in Canada. [1776-02-11] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1001] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: Condition of affairs in Canada. [1776-01-14] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1002] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Wooster: Insists upon obedience to his orders. [1776-01-26] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1003] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: Conduct of the Prisoners. [1776-01-19] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1004] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: He is about establishing Committees of Safety and Correspondence at Montreal. [1776-01-27] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1005] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler: Sends him General Montgomery's papers. [1776-01-29] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1006] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to General Schuyler, Will let Congress decide between them. [1776-02-11] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1007] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Wooster. [1775-10-23] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Rufus Putnam to General Washington, with a Chart of some of the most important Posts in and near Boston. [1776-02-11] Putnam, Rufus. [S4-V4-p1008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of West-India Planters and Merchants, presented to Lord George Germaine. [1776-02-12] West-India Planters. [S4-V4-p1008] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to William Spear. [1776-02-12] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Maryland Council of Safety to their Delegates in Congress: Three Companies have been sent to the assistance of the Counties of Accomack and Northampton, in Virginia, two have reached their destination. [1776-02-12] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen West to Gabriel Duvall, respecting Powder and Gun-Locks. [1776-02-12] West, Stephen. [S4-V4-p1009] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee appointed to collect Specie, to the Maryland Council of Safety: They must have Money in hand to exchange for Specie. [1776-02-12] Contee, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Hollingsworth to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-12] Hollingsworth, H. [S4-V4-p1010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from George Stricker to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-12] . [S4-V4-p1010] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Harrison, Jun., to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-12] Harrison, John. [S4-V4-p1011] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Ewing to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-12] Ewing, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1011] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Nell to Charles Carroll, asking permission to send a Vessel to St. Croix. [1776-02-12] Nell, William. [S4-V4-p1011] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chester County, Pennsylvania, Committee, appoint persons to learn the making of Saltpetre. [1776-02-12] Pennsylvania, Chester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1012] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chester County, Pennsylvania, Committee, appoint persons to learn the making of Saltpetre. [1776-02-12] Pennsylvania, Chester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1012] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Chester County, Pennsylvania, Committee, appoint persons to learn the making of Saltpetre. [1776-02-12] Pennsylvania, Chester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1012] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from President Hancock to the New-Jersey Congress, requesting them to send a Battalion of Minute-Men to New-York, to be under the command of General Lee. [1776-02-12] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p1013] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress to General Lee. [1776-02-12] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p1013] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An earnest Appeal to the People: The whole scene appears rapidly advancing towards Independence, as hastily as Infinite Wisdom thinks proper to conduct it. [1776-02-12] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1013] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Field-Officers of the Third Jersey Battalion to the President of Congress, for Arms. [1776-02-12] Dayton, Ebenezer. [S4-V4-p1015] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Bayard to John McKesson: Finds himself a close prisoner, with the Records, and asks to be placed upon his parole. [1776-02-12] Bayard, Samuel. [S4-V4-p1016] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Palmer to New-York Congress. [1776-02-12] Palmer, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1016] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Robert R. Randall for an appointment in one of New-York Regiments. [1776-02-12] Randall, Robert R.. [S4-V4-p1016] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Arnold to the President of Congress: The whole force of the Army before Quebeck is about eight hundred effective men. [1776-02-12] Arnold, Benedict. [S4-V4-p1017] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: He is greatly concerned for the scarcity of Powder, and, although the Colony has not half a sufficiency, will furnish what has lately arrived. [1776-02-12] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p1017] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to William Bartlett. [1776-02-12] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1018] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Pierre Van Cortlandt chosen Chairman. Nicholas Low offers to furnish four hundred and Sixty-five quarter-casks of Gunpowder. [1776-01-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1017] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Elizabethtown, informing them that the powder so kindly lent, on a former occasion, is now returned. [1776-01-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1018] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel McDougall's arrangements to meet the Vessel from Hispaniola with Gunpowder approved. [1776-01-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1019] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Continental Congress, with Mr. Romans's plan for fortifying Hudson River. [1776-01-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1019] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

William Lowthor permitted to supply one hogshead of Rum to his Majesty's Ship Pheonix. [1776-01-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1020] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Chairmen of the respective Committees of the several Counties, informing them that the General Assembly is dissolved, and that writs are made out for electing Representatives on the 14th of next month. This intelligence is sent, that the friends of liberty may not be taken by surprise. [1776-01-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1020] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Continental Congress, submitting to that body the propriety of shipping two cargoes of Flaxseed to Ireland, to purchase Powder. [1776-01-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Hallet to John McKesson. [1776-01-04] Hallet, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of Thomas Place, of Queen's County, requesting to be restored to the good opinion of those who are friends to the liberties of the Continent. A like Petition of Gabriel Van Cott. [1776-01-04] Place, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1021] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Field-Officers for the Upper Regiment of the Militia of Cumberland County. Field-Officers of the Minute-Men for Cumberland County. Cumberland, Charlotte, and Gloucester Counties requested to join in the nomination of a Brigadier-General of Militia. Committee of Cumberland County requested to return a List of the Company and Staff-Officers of the Militia. Field-Officers for the Lower Regiment of Cumberland County to be nominated by the Committee at a full meeting. [1776-01-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1022] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Field-Officers of Regiment of Minute-Men in Orange County. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

A Letter from Colonel Isaac Nicoll, of Goshen. [1776-01-05] Nicoll, Isaac, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Similar Letters. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1023] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Stevens, dated Charlestown, Cumberland County, December 18 with nomination of Field-Officers for the Lower Regiment. [1776-01-18] Stevens, Samuel. [S4-V4-p1024] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to William Smith, Chairman of Suffolk County Committee, with forty quarter-casks of Powder, for the use of the County. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1024] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Thomas Wickes, Chairman of Committee at Huntington, relating to the same Powder. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonels of the different Regiments of Militia of the City of New-York requested to attend the Committee on Thursday next. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Congress having refused to make the Loan requested by this Colony an emission of Paper Money to be prepared immediately. Committee directed to despatch three Vessels for Ammunition and Medicines. Artillery Company ordered to be raised for the defence of the Colony. [1776-01-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1025] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notes of information given by Captain John Hodge, who arrived last night from Lisbon. [1776-01-06] Hodge, John. [S4-V4-p1027] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

January 7th, 1776. [1776-01-07] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1027] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel McDougall. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1027] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the absent Members of the Provincial Congress, urging their prompt attendance on the first of February, to counteract the measures of the Governour, who has called a new Assembly. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1028] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Governour. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1029] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Arrest and confinement of Lawrence Hartwick ordered. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1029] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

To the Inhabitants of the Colony of New-York. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1030] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Election. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1030] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Cumberland County, on the difficulties in that County. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Lord-Stirling, requesting him not to use Mr. Governour's Vessel to seize the despatches on board of Captain Cooper. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1031] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Merritt, of Westchester County, examined and discharged. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1032] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1032] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Leave of absence granted to Dr. Paul Spooner to return to Cumberland County. [1776-01-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Delegates in Congress, dated January 5, approving of their measures respecting the Connecticut inroad for seizing Rivingtons Types, and informing them that Congress declines lending them forty-five thousand Pounds. [1776-01-11] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1033] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1034] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Brasher and Colonel Palmer. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1035] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonels Lasher, Heyer, and Lott, attended, to give information in regard to their Battalions: The first two are well armed and equipped, and have performed heavy duty, the least share of which is borne by the most wealthy. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1035] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

A Letter from Tryon County Committee. [1776-01-11] New-York, Tryon County Committee. [S4-V4-p1036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Schuyler, complaining of the conduct of the Paymaster in his Department. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1036] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Robert R Livingston, recommending to his attention the re-erection of the Powder-Mills of the late Justice Livingston. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Peter R. Livingston, requesting his attendance. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Congress, requesting immediate provision for the payment of the Troops employed on the Fortifications in the Highlands. [1776-01-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1037] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Bonds. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1038] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Congress, suggesting a change in the manner of appointing Militia Officers. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1039] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Brasher. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1039] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Receipts. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1039] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Christian Jacobson, of Richmond County, informed the Committee that a majority of the Inhabitants of the County were not averse, but friendly, to the measures of Congress. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1040] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Interdiction of the Provincial Congress against Delinquents in Richmond County, delayed until Monday, the 22d instant. Further Resolutions respecting Richmond County. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1040] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Affidavits as to the ill conduct and threatenings of Samuel Devine. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1040] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Hulbert and Green. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1041] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Sands. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

On application from the Committee of Huntington, they are instructed not to permit Captain Swaim to complete his Cargo, but to permit him to depart on his voyage. [1776-01-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1042] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Prisoners in the Guard-House brought before the Committee and heard. William Weyman, of Westchester County, reprimanded, and charged to tarry at home and behave prudently. Thomas Service admonished for his bad conduct, and discharged. Examination of Witnesses against Lawrence Hartwick. Azor Betts sent to Ulster County, to be there confined in close Jail. Robert Simmons to be sent in fetters to Ulster County Jail, and there kept in close confinement. [1776-01-13] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1043] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Committee of Safety met at the City-Hall pursuant to adjournment. [1776-01-14] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Austin Laurence sent to the Narrows to look out for the Fleet from Boston. Captain Dobbs sent to the Light-House for the same purpose. Pilots prohibited from bringing in any Ministerial Armed Vessel. [1776-01-15] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Delegates in Congress, informing them that there is no probability that the Congress will agree to the exportation of Flaxseed to Ireland. [1776-01-15] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1045] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-15] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-15] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of the Continental Congress, delivered fo the Committee by Philip Livingston. [1776-01-15] Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1046] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Draft of the Soundings of the most likely place to obstruct the navigation to the City, presented and examined. Alexander Leslie to be arrested and confined. [1776-01-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1050] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Jacob Molt, Jackson Molt, and Seaman Weeks, of Queen's County, on their Petition, restored to the confidence of their countrymen. [1776-01-16] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1050] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions to the Commissioners for the Fortifications on Hudson River. [1776-01-16] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1051] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Curtenius. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1051] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Encouragement for the making of Saltpetre in the Colony. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1052] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Schuyler. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Lord Stirling, requesting him not to disturb the People of Staten-Island. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1053] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Peter R, Livingston. [1776-01-17] Livingston, Peter Van Brugh. [S4-V4-p1054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Account. [1776-01-18] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Garret Roorback appointed Barrackmaster for the City and County of New-York. [1776-01-18] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1054] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to James Livingston. [1776-01-18] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1055] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Alexander Leslie examined, and permitted to go at large on his parole. [1776-01-18] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1055] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The Committee met pursuant to adjournment. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1056] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Captain Raymond, at the Fortification in the Highlands. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1056] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Commissioner's in the Highlands, directing them to despatch half a ton of Gunpowder to General Schuyler. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Albany. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

One Decker, a Boatman from Staten-Island. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1057] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel McDougall directed to take charge of the Cannon above King's Bridge, and have them prepared for use with all possible despatch. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1058] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Depositions and Examinations relating to the Sloop Polly and Ann, from New-York, bound for Boston, and stranded on Square Beach. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1058] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Depositions and Examinations relating to the Sloop Polly and Ann, from New-York, bound for Boston, and stranded on Square Beach. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1059] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Depositions and Examinations relating to the Sloop Polly and Ann, from New-York, bound for Boston, and stranded on Square Beach. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1059] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee informed that General Lee is at New-Haven, raising Troops, on his way to New-York. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1060] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Continental Congress. [1776-01-20] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1060] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Lee, informing him that the Inhabitants of the City are much alarmed at the various' confident advices of his destination with a body of Troops, for active service in New-york. [1776-01-21] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1062] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joseph Woolcombe, Mate of the Blue-Mountain-Valley, and Captain William Dobbs, the Pilot at the Light-House, arrested by the City Guard, and brought before the Committee. [1776-01-21] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1063] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Grenell, of January 19th, with an account of the progress in the Fortifications at the Highlands. Account of the expense of the intended Battery. [1776-01-22] Grenell, Thomas. [S4-V4-p0085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling, of January 20th, requesting the Arms that are finished may be delivered to Major De Itart. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Lord Stirling, informing him that the Men-of-War had despatched a Pilot-Boat with a relief for the Ship at the Hook. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Hart Jacobs, a Jew, exempted from military duty on the City Watch on Friday nights. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Sloop purchased by Colonel McDougall, to be made an Armed Vessel. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1065] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Continental Congress, recommending the immediate equipping of three other Vessels to protect their Coast, and prevent Supplies to the enemy. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1066] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Examination of Joseph Woolcombe, Mate of the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1067] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Graham, requesting him to place a Guard over the Cannon near King's Bridge. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1067] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

P.M. January 22, 1776. [1776-01-22] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1067] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Hallet appointed Chairman protempore of the Committee. John Fowler, charged with spiking the Cannon near King's Bridge, examined, and ordered to the Upper Barracks. Lieutenant Allen, of the Light-Horse, sent with a Guard to Mamaroneck, to apprehend William Lownsberry and his accomplices, charged with spiking the Guns. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1068] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joseph Woolcombe further examined, and discharged, permit given him to go on board either of the Men-of-War in the Harbour unmolested. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1069] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel McDougall. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1069] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Richmond County Committee, dated the 19th instant: Two Members to represent that County in the Provincial Congress were elected on that day. [1776-01-19] Virginia, Richmond County Committee. [S4-V4-p1069] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Godfrey Hains to be sent in fetters, under guard, to Ulster County Jail, to be there confined in safe and secure custody. Letter to the Committee for Ulster County, with instructions respecting the safe keeping of John Blacklet, Azor Betts, and Godfrey Hains. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1070] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Thomas Grenell, respecting the Fortifications in the Highlands. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Committees and Militia Officers, requiring their assistance to Captain Van Wyck, sent with the Prisoners to Ulster County. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

One thousand rounds placed in the hands of John Ramsey and Isaac Stoutenburg, to employ the industrious Poor in spinning and making manufactures. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1071] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Donald McLane, of the City of New-York. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1072] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Allen, returned with William Lownsberry a prisoner. William Lownsberry, after examination, ordered to be shackled and manacled, hands and feet, and confined at the Upper Barracks. John Fowler discharged. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1072] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Representation by the Committee for the City, that the Military Night-Watch is not to be trusted, and recommending the raising a Regiment to guard the City. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1072] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress of the 12th instant, giving information of the measures of Congress for reinforcing the Army in Canada. [1776-01-24] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p1073] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the President of Congress, dated January 20, enclosing sundry Resolutions of Congress. [1776-01-24] Hancock, John. [S4-V4-p1073] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1074] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1074] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-19] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1074] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-01-17] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1075] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee, dated January 23, in answer to the Letter of the Committee of the 21st. [1776-01-23] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p1075] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Drake, directing him to examine all persons suspected of any connection with Lownsberry in spiking the Cannon. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1076] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph French, of Jamaica, Queen's County, of this date. [1776-01-24] . [S4-V4-p1077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph French, of Jamaica, Queen's County, of this date. [1776-01-24] French, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lawrence Hartwick released, upon security that he will be of good behaviour to all the friends of liberty in this City. William Mercier appointed to inspect all Permits to Vessels to lade in this Port. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1077] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Permit given for the Schooner Success to sail, laden by Francis Lewis, on Continental account. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1078] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolutions of the Committee of Poundridge, in Westchester, prohibiting the transportation, by land or water, of any Cattle to New-York, disapproved. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1078] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Lord Stirling respecting Arms. [1776-01-24] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1079] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Samuel Isleton appointed in place of William Dobbs, stationed at the Hook, to keep a lookout for Ships-of-War. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1079] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Robert Livingston, requesting to know if he can cast Cannon and Shot. [1776-01-25] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

No Other Members Appeared. [1776-01-26] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of each County, requesting to be informed what number of Men can be raised in each County, and who would be proper for Officers. [1776-01-26] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1080] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Instructions for the inlistment of four new Battalions in the Continental service, for the defence of the Colony of New-York. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1081] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Drake: Has found none of the suspected persons, but is informed several are in New-York. Isaac Purdy. William Armstrong, William Sutton, and James Lownsberry, ordered to be arrested. [1776-01-26] Drake, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1082] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Sands. [1776-01-26] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1083] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Captain Leafy, with his Company of Light-Horse, to hold themselves ready to escort General Lee to the City. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1083] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Flood, Joseph Purdy, William Sutton,and William Armstrong, severally examined about spiking the Cannon, and discharged. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1083] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Lieutenant Jacob Wright. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Sands. [1776-01-29] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee for Westchester County, January 26, giving information about spiking the Cannon. [1776-01-29] New-York, Westchester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1084] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Sub-Committee for Westchester County, January 27, giving further information. [1776-01-27] New-York, Westchester County Committee. [S4-V4-p1085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling, January 26, with a list of the Stores in the Blue-Mountain-Valley. [1776-01-28] Stirling, Lord. [S4-V4-p1085] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joshua Girlhey examined, and ordered into custody in irons. Colonel Lasher and his Officers decline entering the Continental service on the terms offered. William Lownsberry and Isaac Gidney re-examined and recommitted. [1776-01-29] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1086] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Drake, directing him to apprehend, and send, under guard, Josiah Burrell, William Hains, James Hains, Jan., Thomas Hains, Isaac Gidney, and Joseph Purdy, all of Westchester County, and concerned in spiking the Cannon. [1776-01-29] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1088] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Officer of the Guard at King's Bridge, directing him to arrest Isaac Valentine. [1776-01-29] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

George Shannon, and one Ross, brought before the Committee, with a number of Proclamations, Papers, and Pamphlets, given' them by Governour Tryon, examined and discharged. [1776-01-30] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Colonel Heard, requesting him to release Jacob Mott, of Queen's County, and permit him to retain his Arms. [1776-01-30] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1089] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Jonathan Blake, commanding the Cannon-Guard beyond King's Bridge: He has sent Mr. Valentine, his Son, and Journeyman, under guard. [1776-01-30] Blake, John. [S4-V4-p1090] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Isaac Valentine, Isaac Valentine, Jun., and William Dickin, examined. [1776-01-30] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1090] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel James McClaughry, Ulster County: His men cannot appear properly equipped, for want of Ammunition. [1776-01-31] McClaughry, James, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letters. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Permit to Lade the Brigantine New-York. [1776-01-23] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Delegates in Congress: A Committee will repair immediately to New-York, to inquire into the expediency of General Lee's expedition. [1776-01-27] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1091] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter From the Delegates. [1776-01-27] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee appointed to confer with the Committee from the Continental Congress. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Agreement with Mr. Allen, to remove, clear, and Unspike the Guns near King's Bridge. [1776-01-27] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1092] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Continental Congress. [1776-01-31] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to General Schuyler: The new Regiment for Canada, under Colonel Van Seasick, must, for the most evident reasons, be raised in the Northern quarter. [1776-01-31] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1094] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joseph Purdy, sent down by an Officer of the Guard at King's Bridge, examined, and committed. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1095] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington, dated January 8. [1776-01-08] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p1095] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notes of the Conference with the Committee from Congress, taken in the Committee Chamber. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1096] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Committee of the Continental Congress. Motion of Mr. Sands, that General Lee's Troops, now on their march from Connecticut, be stopped, rejected. Motion of Mr. Scott, that General Lee's Troops be admitted to come into the City and lodged in the Barracks, carried in the affirmative. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1096] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Palmet, dated January 25th. [1776-02-01] Palmet, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Delegates in Congress, dated January 30: The privilege asked for by Mr. Foster cannot he granted. [1776-02-01] New-York Delegates, Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1097] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of Kingston, in Ulster County, dated January 27: The Prisoners sent by Captain Van Wyck have been received. [1776-02-01] New-York, Kingston Committee. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Committee of the Congress: They cannot consent that the Troops commanded by General Lee shall be under the direction of the Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] New-York, Congress. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Waterbury, on the same subject: He has no authority to give up the entire direction of the Troops to the Committee, without orders from the Genera. [1776-02-01] Waterbury, David, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

An immediate Conference With the Committee from the Congress requested. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1098] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report by Mr. Sands, one of the Sub-Committee appointed by the Provincial Congress to freight a Vessel to the West-Indies to procure Arms and Ammunition. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1099] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Conference of the Committee of the Continental Congress with the Committee of Safety. [1776-02-01] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1100] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Curtenius. [1776-02-02] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1100] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Drake: He has arrested and sent forward Joseph Burrell, Thomas Hains, and Isaac Gidney. [1776-02-02] Drake, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1101] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Joseph Burrell, Isaac Oidney, and Thomas Hains, brought in, examined, and committed prisoners to the Barracks. [1776-02-02] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1101] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application from the City Committee for information as to the exportation of Flaxseed. [1776-02-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1102] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thomas Vernoh and Guerney Ten Eyck brought prisoners to the door, by several of the Inhabitants, examined, and Vernon committed to the Guard-House at the Barracks. [1776-02-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1103] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Samuel Isleton, the Pilot at the Hook: A large Ship came in yesterday, and another this morning, assisted by Pilots from Francis James's Pilot-Boat. [1776-02-03] Isleton, Samuel. [S4-V4-p1104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Stamford, Connecticut, requesting them to receive and forward two, Brass Cans sent by this Committee to the Camp at Cambridge. [1776-02-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Sands. [1776-02-03] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Hugh Wallace and the Mayor requested to attend the Committee. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1104] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Atherton, a Pilot, examined, and sent back to the Guard-House. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1105] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Wallace attended, and says he was on board the Governour's Ship, but has no information of Troops from Boston: is to go on board again this afternoon, and if he hears any thing of importance to the City, will inform of it. Mr. Mayor says he knows nothing but what he heard on the Bridge, is to wait on the Governour tomorrow, if he hears of any thing necessary for the safety of the City, he will make the best use of it. William Fundran directed to proceed to the Narrows, and Samuel Isleton to the Hook, to keep a good look out if any Fleet is approaching. Colonel MeDeagall sent to wait on General Lee. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1105] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Jacobus Van Zandt informed the Committee that General Clinton has.arrived. Committees of the Continental Congress, the Provincial Congress, and the Committee of Safety, wait on General Lee, to confer with him on the present situation of affairs. Mr. Mayor attends, and states that he had waited on the Governour. And saw General Clinton there and both declared no Troops were coming here. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1106] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Delegates in Congress, informing them of the arrival of General Clinton, of the Ministerial Troops, and of General Lee. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1106] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The three City Regiments ordered to parade tomorrow, to ascertain the state and number of each. Colonel Brasher enjoined not to attend duty with his Regiment tonight. [1776-02-04] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Conference with General Lee. [1776-02-05] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1107] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Smith, Chairman of the Committee of Suffolk County, requesting a Detachment of Continental Troops may be stationed there. Officers of Minute-Men and Artillery for Suffolk County. [1776-02-05] Smith, William. [S4-V4-p1108] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Stirling, requesting five thousand Cartridges. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Lord Stirling, in reply: They will send the Cartridges, on being informed of the size wanted. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Minutes of a Conference at General Lee's. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Gunpowder. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Many Members of the Provincial Congress attended, but not sufficient to make a Congress. Committee of Safety adjourned to Simmons, without separating. Samuel Bayard attended, and allowed till tomorrow afternoon to give his opinion as to the safety of the Publick Records. [1776-02-07] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Henry Remsen, Chairman of the City Committee, for instructions about complying with an application to send Spirits, Coffee, and Chocolate, on board the Asia. [1776-02-06] Reinsen, Henry. [S4-V4-p1110] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to Mr. Reinsen in reply: It is necessary to know by whom the applies, on was made, before they can give any directions. [1776-02-06] Reinsen, Henry. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Cozine. [1776-02-06] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee. [1776-02-07] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1111] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Bayard informed the Committee that the Governour considers the Records safe where they are, but he is willing to charter any Ship in the Hapbout, and deposite the Records therein,'where they should be kept in safety for the Publick. [1776-02-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1112] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Major-General Lee. [1776-02-08] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1112] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler, dated January 25. [1776-01-25] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1113] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Ritzema, dated January. Account of the attack on Quebeck, and the destitute condition of the Army. [1775-01-03] Ritzema, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1114] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Ritzema, dated January 5. [1776-02-08] Ritzema, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John R. Livingston, dated January 27: His Powder-Mill is finished, but is idle for want of Saltpetre. [1776-02-08] Livingston, John. [S4-V4-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Floyd, dated February 5. [1776-02-08] Floyd, William. [S4-V4-p1115] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Thomas Thomas, Chairman of the Committee at White-Plains: The Powder sent them should be a Provincial charge, they think it hard to be required to purchase Powder for the defence of the Province in general. [1776-02-08] Thomas, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Lee is authorized, if he thinks more Troops necessary, to call in Minute-Men of this Colony, but not to send to Pennsylvania for a Regiment. [1776-02-09] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1116] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Robert Livingston, dated the 5th instant: His Furnace will be in blast early in April, but does not know whether they can cast Cannon. [1776-02-10] Livingston, Robert R.. [S4-V4-p1117] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Egbert Benson, Chairman of Dutchess County Committee: Timothy Doughty having shown a disposition inimical to the cause of liberty, has been committed to Jail. [1776-02-10] Benson, Egbert. [S4-V4-p1117] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Curieton, the Pilot, examined and discharged. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1118] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Curieton, the Pilot, examined and discharged. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1118] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Curieton, the Pilot, examined and discharged. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1118] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Heard attended the Committee, and requests, as the Provincial Congress is not convened, they will take charge of the Prisoners he has brought from Queen's County. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Jacob Mutt discharged, Benjamin Whitehead, Joseph French, John Polhemus, Nathanid Moor, Samuel, Hallet, William Weyman, John, Shoals, John Wilier, Charles Hicks, Samuel Martin, Thomas Smith, David Brooks, and John Townshead, to be confined under guard, at their own expense. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Resolution. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1119] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Westchester, requesting them to prevent the sale of Beef or Pork to any person residing out of the Colony. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1120] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Graham released on bonds to be of good behaviour towards all the friends of liberty in America. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1120] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey, requesting them to send Colonel Heard with his Regiment for the protection of Staten-Island. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1120] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Peter T. Curtenius directed to furnish what General Lee may require for the use of the Continental Army. [1776-02-10] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1121] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

The removal of the Cannon on and near the Battery, both in its design and execution, being without the consent and knowledge of the Committee, and may bring on a firing from the Ships-of-War, the Publick Records, together with Samuel Bayard, are ordered to be removed under guard to a place of security. [1776-02-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1122] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Committee to make a list of the empty Houses in the City, for the accommodation of the Troops expected by General Lee. [1776-02-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1122] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter to the Committee of Elizabethtown, New-Jersey, requesting them to send Militia for the protection of Staten-Island. [1776-02-11] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1123] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Lee's order to permit persons to pass to the Governour's Ship. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1123] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Nicholas Lord permitted to load two Vessels with Flaxseed and Lumber. Colonel Curtenius directed to supply General Lee with Provisions. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1123] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1124] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1125] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1199] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Applications for Military appointments. [1776-02-12] New-York Committee of Safety. [S4-V4-p1126] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Arthur Lee to Benjamin Franklin: A fund for necessary expenses should be placed in London, in faithful hands, the New-England men are fittest to be trusted in any dangerous or important enterprise. [1776-02-13] Lee, Arthur. [S4-V4-p1125] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Arthur Lee: The Ministry, if every thing favours them, may have about thirty thousand Men in America by the first of June, they have found it impossible to recruit in England, Ireland, or Scotland, and have been obliged to draft from other Regiments to complete those which are going. [1776-02-13] Lee, Arthur. [S4-V4-p1125] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Arthur Lee: Lord Cornwallis, with six Regiments, is to sail immediately for Virginia, where Clinton is to take command, they have certain assurances of being joined by the Scotch in Virginia, and those on the borders of North-Carolina, under the command of one McDonald. Howe, with a Fleet of seventy-two sail, is to get possession of New-York and Hudson's River, and cut off all North and South communication. [1776-02-13] Lee, Arthur. [S4-V4-p1127] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Wright to James Mackay: Arrived at Tybee yesterday morning, and, after a full conversation with the Officers, is able to affirm there Will be no hostilities against the Province. [1776-02-13] Wright, James, Baronet, Governour of Georgia. [S4-V4-p1128] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Wright to James Mackay: Arrived at Tybee yesterday morning, and, after a full conversation with the Officers, is able to affirm there Will be no hostilities against the Province. [1776-02-14] Wright, James, Baronet, Governour of Georgia. [S4-V4-p1128] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Newbern, North-Carolina: Information has been received that the Tories and Regulators intend marching to Cross-Creek, and thence to Cape Fear. [1776-02-13] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1129] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Manifesto by Thomas Rutherford, Colonel of the, Cumberland, North-Carolina, Militia, requiring his Majesty's faithful Subjects to repair to the Royal .Standard at Cross-Creek before the 16th instant, or they will be treated as Rebels. [1776-02-13] Rutherford, Thomas, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1129] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Field-Officers appointed by the District for the Counties of Caroline, Spottsylvania, King George, and Stafford. [1776-02-13] Chew, John. [S4-V4-p1129] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Lux to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-13] Lux, William. [S4-V4-p1130] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Petition of William Dusenberry to New-York Congress, to be appointed Surgeon to one of the Battalions. [1776-02-13] Dusenberry, William. [S4-V4-p1130] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Abraham Godwin to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-13] Godwin, Abraham. [S4-V4-p1130] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Egbert Dumond to John McKesson: Will have no objection to the appointment of Lieutenant-Colonel. [1776-02-13] Dumond, Egbert. [S4-V4-p1131] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress: Near thirty Oneidas and Mohawks have delivered him a Speech, and asked leave to go to Niagara and bring Colonel Butler home. [1776-02-13] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1131] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edward Antill to General Schuyler: Is alarmed and shocked to hear of the great confusion and irregularity at Montreal, as so much depends upon immediate relief in Canada. [1776-02-07] Antill, Edward. [S4-V4-p1132] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to Colonel Warner, desiring to know how many of his Men will remain in service during the campaign. [1776-02-12] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1132] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Wooster to the President of Congress: The Ministry will send a great force to Canada in the Spring: Quebeck must be taken before May, we have neither proper Artillery nor Ammunition to make the attempt. [1776-02-13] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1132] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Edward Mutt to Governour Trumbull. [1776-02-13] Mott, Edward. [S4-V4-p1133] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to James Warren, requesting that, the parole of Captain William Wood may be enlarged. [1776-02-13] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1133] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from P. Begozzat to the New-Hampshire Committee of Safety, offering his services in procuring what may be required for the Colonies at Martinleo. [1776-02-14] Begozzat, P. [S4-V4-p1134] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Council of Safety of Maryland to the Talbot County Committee. [1776-02-14] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1135] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Captains Kent and Henry. [1776-02-14] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1136] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to William Hindman, Treasurer of the Eastern Shore. [1776-02-14] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1135] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Smallwood to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-14] Smallwood, William, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1136] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Thoughts on Government, by John Adams. [1776-02-14] Adams, John. [S4-V4-p1136] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

John Adams, 1811. [1776-02-14] Adams, John. [S4-V4-p1136] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Adams to James Warren: Scarcely a Paper is published in Philadelphia, without speculations in open vindication of opinions, that, five months ago, were said to be unpopular. [1776-02-14] Adams, John. [S4-V4-p1140] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Acknowledgment and Concession of Thomas Austin, of Philadelphia. [1776-02-14] Austin, Thomas. [S4-V4-p1141] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Salus Popall to the Freemen of the Province of Pennsylvania, in favor of Independence. [1776-02-14] Populi, Salus. [S4-V4-p1141] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from a Gentleman of publick character in New-Jersey to his Friend in Massachusetts: The conduct of General Washington has justified his expectations, the Army kept in excellent order, the country fully satisfied, human blood spared, and yet our enemies are in the most disgraceful situation. [1776-02-14] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1144] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to General Washington. [1776-02-14] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p1144] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to General Washington. [1776-02-14] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1146] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Mott to Governour Trumbull, on the defences necessary for New-London, Stonington, etc.. [1776-02-14] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p1146] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Schuyler. [1776-02-14] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p1147] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Christopher Leffingwell. [1776-02-14] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1148] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress: He has declined sending the Letter of Lord Drummond to General Howe, and sends it to Congress for their direction. [1776-02-14] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p1148] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Lord Drummond to General Robertson, dated February 5. [1776-02-05] Drummond, Lord. [S4-V4-p1149] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Report of Aaron Wiltard and Moses Child to General Washington, of the disposition of the Inhabitants, condition of the Fortifications, General of the Province of. Nova-Scotia. [1776-02-05] Willard, Aaron. [S4-V4-p1149] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1150] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1151] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1151] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

General Orders. [1776-02-09] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Langdon to Meshech Weare: Has just received information of the arrival of one of the Vessels in the Continental service with sixty tons of Saltpetre, thirteen tons of Powder, and thirteen hundred stand of good Arms. [1776-02-15] Langdon, John. [S4-V4-p1152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Colonel Veazy, directing him to purchase the whole of the Powder imported by Nathaniel Rumsey. [1776-02-15] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to the Baltimore Committee, desiring to know what Sulphur has been bought or obtained in Baltimore County. [1776-02-15] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Gustavus Scott to Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer. [1776-02-15] Scott, Gustavus. [S4-V4-p1152] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Continental Congress to the Provincial Congress of New-Jersey. Provincial Congress of Newdersey order a Battalion of Minute-Men to proceed to New-York. [1776-02-15] Continental Congress. [S4-V4-p1153] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Philadelphia to a Gentleman in London: Many People here are heartily tired of our great men's knight-errantry, the Congress will not find so many friends as they imagine when the King's Troops appear. [1776-02-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1153] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Notice of the Meeting of a few Members of the General Assembly at New-York. [1776-02-15] New-York Assembly. [S4-V4-p1153] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Waterbury to the President of Congress, requesting pay for the Regiment raised by him in January to go on an expedition against the Tortes on Long-Island. [1776-02-13] Waterbury, David, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Curtenius to the New-York Congress. [1776-02-15] Curtenius, Peter T.. [S4-V4-p1154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Joseph Blanchard to the New-York Congress for permission to go on the Governour's Ship. [1776-02-15] Blanchard, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from R. Thurman to the New-York Congress, requesting as high a rank in the Army as they think he can fill with propriety. [1776-02-15] Thurman, R. [S4-V4-p1154] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Thompson to the New-York Congress, with a draft and description of the East and West Harbours of Brookhaven, Suffolk County. [1776-02-15] Thompson, Samuel. [S4-V4-p1155] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from William Bedlow to John Berrien, for information about a Fortress to be erected at the Highlands. [1776-02-15] Bedlow, William. [S4-V4-p1155] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Schuyler to the President of Congress. Niagara should be in our possession, in order to secure all the Indians. Two Regiments, under an active Officer, would be sufficient for the business. [1776-02-15] Schuyler, Philip, Major-General. [S4-V4-p1156] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-02-15] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p1157] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Huntington to Governour Trumbull. [1776-02-15] Huntington, Jedediah, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1157] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Otis to the Massachusetts Council. [1776-02-15] Otis, James. [S4-V4-p1158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Stephen Moylan to the Massachusetts Council, requesting that the Powder sent to Major Thompson may be lent or sold for the use of the United Colonies. [1776-02-15] Moylan, Stephen, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Barbadoes to a Gentleman in London: the Men-of-War seize every American Vessel they meet with. [1776-02-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1158] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel McIntosh to General Washington, informing him of the state of affairs in Georgia. [1776-02-16] McIntosh, Alexander. [S4-V4-p1159] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Test subscribed by the Officers of the Battalion raised for the protection and defence of Georgia before they received their Commissions. [1776-02-10] Georgia, Provincial Congress. [S4-V4-p1160] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Officers of the Battalion. [1776-02-10] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1106] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to the Pennsylvania Committee of Safety. [1776-02-16] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Andrew Beall to the Maryland Council of Safety, for Powder and Lead from the stock at Bladensburgh. [1776-02-16] Beall, Andrew. [S4-V4-p1161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from C. Beatty to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-16] Beatty, C. [S4-V4-p1161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert Alexander to the Maryland Council of Safety: Patriotism sinks before private interest, and there are many, men in Philadelphia who rank themselves in that class, generally exacting the most from the necessity of the country, hence the publick is plundered. [1776-02-16] Alexander, Robert. [S4-V4-p1161] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

List of the Committee for the City and Liberties of Philadelphia, elected to serve for six months ensuing. [1776-02-16] Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Committee of Correspondence. [S4-V4-p1162] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Heard to the New-York Congress: He is on Staten-Island, with seven hundred men, waiting their further instructions. [1776-02-16] Heard, James. [S4-V4-p1163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Philip Brooks to the New-York Congress, asking a Commission. [1776-02-16] Brooks, Philip. [S4-V4-p1163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Governour Trumbull to General Washington: Sends two tons more of Powder, which is all that possibly can be spared from the Colony. [1776-02-16] Trumbull, Jonathan, Governour of Connecticut. [S4-V4-p1163] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letters to the Committees of Northampton and of Machiss, respecting the Plans and Surveys taken by Lieutenant Knight. [1776-02-17] Cooper, William. [S4-V4-p1308] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Cosmopolitan to the Inhabitants of the American Colonies, No. 8. [1776-02-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1164] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Andrew Symmer to Governour Penn, with a Petition from the Inhabitants of Turk's Island. [1776-02-17] Symmer, Andrew. [S4-V4-p1166] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Extract of a Letter from Norfolk, Virginia, to a Gentleman in Scotland: The Rebels are in the deepest distress, being divested of Clothes, Ammunition, and Lodgings, all the Highland Emigrants are most friendly to Government. [1776-02-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1166] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Maryland Council of Safety to Gustavus Scott. [1776-02-17] Maryland, Council of Safety. [S4-V4-p1167] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Samuel Purviance to the Maryland Council of Safety: They are mounting the Guns at Baltimore, and erecting a Battery at Whetstone, Mr. Hughes is anxious some person should go to Antietam, to prove the Guns cast there. [1776-02-17] Purviance, Samuel, Jr.. [S4-V4-p1167] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from James Lloyd Chamberline to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-17] Chamberline, James Lloyd. [S4-V4-p1168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Questions and Answers on the Independence of the Colonies. [1776-02-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1168] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Colonel Wayne to President of Congress. [1776-02-17] Wayne, Anthony. [S4-V4-p1172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of the Fourth Pennsylvania Battalion. [1776-02-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Memorial of John Fraser to the Congress. [1776-02-17] Fraser, John. [S4-V4-p1172] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Declaration, upon oath, by Captain Belair, of the arrest of Mr. Walker. [1776-02-17] Wooster, David, General. [S4-V4-p1175] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Guy Carleton. [1775-10-04] Carleton, Guy, General. [S4-V4-p1175] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Mr. Walker's Statement of his arrest and imprisonment. [1776-04-24] Mifflin, Samuel. [S4-V4-p1176] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Remarks on the difference in the treatment of Colonel Allen, Mr. Walker, and General Prescott. [1776-04-24] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1178] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Orders given to the several Captains of the Fleet, on sailing from the Capes of Delaware. [1776-02-17] Hopkins, Eseck, Admiral. [S4-V4-p1179] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Signals for the American Fleet. [1776-02-17] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p1179] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Lee to the President of Congress, apprising him of the sailing of Men-of-War from New-York, and that probably their object is the American Fleet. [1776-02-17] Lee, Charles, General. [S4-V4-p1179] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from the Tryon County Committee to the New-York Congress: Will raise two Companies under Continental pay, and, if Necessary, a third Company, for the defence of the Province. [1776-02-17] New-York, Tryon County Committee. [S4-V4-p1180] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph French to the New-York Congress, requesting to be released from confinement. [1776-02-17] French, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1181] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Application of Adrian De Ronde for an appointment in one of the New-York Battalions. [1776-02-17] De Ronde, Adrian. [S4-V4-p1181] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Colonel Easton to General Washington. [1776-02-17] Easton, James. [S4-V4-p1182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to Colonel Easton. [1776-02-17] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Robert H. Harrison to the Rev. James Lyon: The General is pleased with his zeal in the promotion of American liberty, by endeavoring to add Nova-Scotia to the Union, but does not think the plan will at present succeed. [1776-02-17] Harrison, Robert H.. [S4-V4-p1182] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Herbert Courtenay to Charles Carroll. [1776-02-18] Courtenay, Herbert. [S4-V4-p1183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Joseph Sims to the Maryland Council of Safety. [1776-02-18] Sims, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from John Adams to a Friend: He can see no prospect, no probability, no possibility of a reconciliation with Great Britain: the Newspapers in Philadelphia are full of free speculations on the question of Independence. [1776-02-18] Adams, John. [S4-V4-p1183] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Proceedings of the Committee of the City and County of Albany, on the Affidavit and Letter of Benjamin Hilton. [1776-02-18] New-York, Albany City and County Committee. [S4-V4-p1184] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Moses Hazen to the President of Congress, with a Statement of his losses in Property, etc. [1776-02-18] Hazen, Moses. [S4-V4-p1186] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Moses Hazen to the President of Congress, with a Statement of his losses in Property, etc. [1776-02-17] Hazen, Moses. [S4-V4-p1187] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Moses Hazen to the President of Congress, with a Statement of his losses in Property, etc. [1776-02-17] Hazen, Moses. [S4-V4-p1187] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Hazen. [1776-02-17] Hazen, Moses. [S4-V4-p1188] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from Major Hawley to Elbridge Gerry: Without an American Independent Supreme Government and Constitution, wisely devised and designed, well established and settled, we shall always be but a rope of sand, but, that well done, invincible. [1776-02-18] Hawley, Joseph. [S4-V4-p1190] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Letter from General Washington to the President of Congress. [1776-02-18] Washington, George. [S4-V4-p1192] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Council of General Officers, held at Head-Quarters, in Cambridge, February 16, decide that an assault on the Town of Boston is at present improper, that a cannonade and bombardment will be expedient when there is a sufficient supply of powder, and that, in the mean time, possession should' be taken of Dorchester Hill and Noddle's Island. [1776-02-16] Knox, Henry, Colonel. [S4-V4-p1193] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Cannon Cartridges in possession of the Regiment of Artillery. [1776-02-16] Anonymous. [S4-V4-p0109] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Musket Cartridges. [1776-02-08] Cheever, Ezekiel. [S4-V4-p1194] [Document Details][Complete Volume]

Return of Ammunition delivered from January 23 to February 17. [1776-02-17] Cheever, Ezekiel. [S4-V4-p1195] [Document Details][