In Congress, October 3d, 1776.
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In Congress, October 3d, 1776. Resolved, that five millions of continental dollars be immediately borrowed for the use of the United States of America, at the annual interest of four per cent. .. by United States. Continental Congress.

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Published by Printed by John Dunlap. in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English


  • Finance, Public -- United States -- History -- To 1789,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Economic aspects

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15169
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Open LibraryOL15508802M

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