Journals of the House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Beginning the Twenty-Eighth day of November, 1776, and Ending the Second day of October, 1781. With the Proceedings of the Several Committees and Conventions, Before and at the Commencement of the American Revolution. Volume the First [all published]
Philadelphia: Printed by John Dunlap, 1782. Folio. , -622, 624-698, [1, errata] pp.
Contemporary calf, covers bordered in blind, spine with raised bands in seven compartments.
A volume of utmost interest and importance, recording in detail the major legislative actions of the Founders from the seat of American revolutionary activity.
This volume of the Journals of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives contains vital records from the period of the American Revolution. Printed in this volume are the Proceedings of the Provincial Conference of Committees, the Declaration of Independence, the Proceedings of the Convention of the State of Pennsylvania, and the Articles of Confederation. The House ordered 200 copies of this volume printed.
ESTC W20604; Evans 17658; Hildeburn 4205; Matyas 82-07; Sabin 60173.