1781 · Boston
The Resolves focus on many Revolutionary war matters: Resolve on the petition of Col. Josiah Brewer, and of Orana and other chiefs of the Penobscot tribe that the Commissary- General provide for the person whom the French Consul has sent as an instructor, including a list of articles to be presented to the Indians for their use; resolves on funding, furnishing the troops, enlistments, currency fraud and depreciation; establishing wages for a company of matrosses [artillery soldiers] under the command of Paul Revere; a resolve printing the form of enlistment for persons entering into "the service of the United States."
Evans 16850. ESTC W33232 [AAS, Boston Public, Harvard, HSP]. (Inventory #: 36322)