In the House of Representatives, January 4, 1776.

Whereas His Excellency General Washington, has represented to this Court the necessity of providing blankets for the Army, and has requested the immediate assistance of this Court, in this interesting affair ..

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  • United States. -- Continental Army -- Supplies and stores,
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    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14851
    The Physical Object
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    Pagination1 sheet ([2] p.)
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