Pennsylvania Archives, Volume 6 (Google eBook)

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Samuel Hazard, John Blair Linn, William Henry Egle, George Edward Reed, Thomas Lynch Montgomery, Gertrude MacKinney, Charles Francis Hoban
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A collection of documents supplementing the companion series known as "Colonial records," which contain the Minutes of the Provincial council, of the Council of safety, and of the Supreme executive council of Pennsylvania.
  

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Page 498 - I have the honor to be, with very great respect, Sir, your most obedient and affectionate servant,
Page 763 - ... of getting a livelihood, shall receive, during his life or the continuance of such disability, the one half of his monthly pay from and after the time that his pay as an officer or...
Page 763 - America, who shall be wounded or disabled as aforesaid, shall be entitled to his half pay or other allowance, unless he produce to the Committee or officer appointed to receive the same in the state where he resides or belongs, or to the assembly or legislative...
Page 430 - By the President and the Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : A PROCLAMATION. WHEREAS...
Page 768 - I, which he shall send to the comptroller's office where the same shall be sealed, and then it shall be sent to the executive authority of the State in which the party shall reside : That it be recommended to the several states to enact laws for the taking of such persons, and also to seize the property of persons who, being indebted to the United States, shall neglect or refuse to pay the same; notice whereof shall be given by the auditor to the executive authority of the respective states, in the...
Page 120 - By His Excellency George Washington, Esq: General and Commander in Chief of the Forces of the United States of America...
Page 349 - ... that at one time, and with one voice, the inhabitants may acknowledge the righteous dispensations of Divine Providence, and confess their iniquities and transgressions, for which the land mourneth; that they may implore the mercy and forgiveness of God; and beseech him that vice, prophaneness, extortion, and every evil, may be done away; and that we may be a reformed and happy people...
Page 349 - April next, to be observed as a day of fasting, humiliation, and prayer, that, at one time and with one voice, the...
Page 687 - I do hereby certify that Benjamin Martin, of Bedford county, hath voluntarily taken and subscribed the oath of Allegiance and Fidelity, as directed by an Act of General Assembly of Pennsylvania, passed the 13th day of June, 1777.
Page 768 - G, and deliver them to the party who made payment: that he shall, every quarter of a year, cause a list of the balances on the treasury books to be made out by his clerks, and lay it before Congress. That, where any person hath received public monies, which...

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