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United StatesContinental Congress.Thomson, Charles1729-1824Franklin, Benjamin1706-1790
In Congress, May 2, 1780: Instructions to the captains and commanders of private armed vessels which shall have commissions or letters of marque and reprisal
1 sheet ( p.) ; 31 x 20 cm.
Signed on p. : Extract from the minutes, Charles Thomson, secretary.
Originally published: Philadelphia : David Claypoole, 1780.
Imprint from Livingston. Probably printed about the end of April, 1781. Cf. Livingston, L.S. Franklin and his press at Passy, p. 84-86.
Footnote to first article of text, at bottom of p. : *This exception is taken away by an ordinance of Congress, of March the 27th, 1781, which see.
Livingston, L.S. Franklin and his press at Passy,
Journals of the Continental Congress,