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By the United States in Congress assembled, a proclamation. [electronic resource] : ... the United States in Congress assembled have thought proper to issue their proclamation, and they do hereby prohibit and forbid all persons from making settlements on lands inhabited or claimed by Indians without the limits or jurisdiction of any particular state, and from purchasing or receiving any gift or cession of such lands or claims ... Done in Congress, at Princeton, this twenty-second day of September, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-three ...

Author/Creator:
United States. Continental Congress.
Publication:
Philadelphia: : Printed by David C. Claypoole., [1783]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 18244.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (1 sheet ([1] pages))
Subjects:
Indians of North America -- Land tenure.
Land settlement -- United States.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
Signed: Elias Boudinot, president. Charles Thomson, secretary.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 18244).
Cited in:
Evans 18244
Access Restriction:
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