Pennsylvania Archives

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J. Severns & Company, 1852 - Pennsylvania
A collection of documents supplementing the companion series known as "Colonial records of Pennsylvania" which contain the minutes of the Provincial Council, of the Council of Safety, and of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania.

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Page 48 - Shall and Will Warrant and forever Defend by these presents. IN WITNESS WHEREOF the said parties to these presents have interchangeably set their hands and seals the day and year first above written.
Page 182 - And whereas you will receive from Our Commissioners for executing the Office of High Admiral of Great Britain...
Page 344 - Fellows, the receipt whereof is hereby acknowledged, have granted, bargained, sold released, and confirmed, and by these presents do grant, bargain, sell, release and confirm...
Page 25 - All ships from the Netherlands or any other place, and goods therein, shall be received here and sent hence after the manner which formerly they were before our coming hither, for six months next ensuing. 8. The Dutch here shall enjoy the liberty of their consciences in divine worship and church discipline.
Page 495 - And all the lands lying on the West side of the said River to the setting of the Sun, and to extend from the mouth of the said River Northward, up the same to the Hills or mountains...
Page 14 - Secretary, proceed to allot the contract to the lowest and best responsible bidder : Provided, That before assigning the contract as aforesaid, the successful bidder shall enter into bond to the Commonwealth, with two or more sufficient sureties, in the sum of ten thousand dollars, conditioned for the faithful fulfilment of his contract, which bond shall be approved by the Governor, Secretary, Auditor General, and State Treasurer, before being received.
Page 170 - October in the tenth year of the reign of our Sovereign Lord George by the Grace of God of Great Britain France and Ireland King Defender of the Faith etc, and in the year of our Lord God One thousand seven hundred and twenty three.
Page 325 - Cornwallis, or to the Commander in Chief of our said Province for the time being...
Page 332 - What Trade has the Province under your Government with any foreign Plantations or any part of Europe, besides Great Britain ? How is that Trade carried on ? What Commodities do the People under your Government send to or receive from Foreign Plantations...
Page 204 - Wales ; we, therefore, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of this realm, being here assisted with these of his late Majesty's Privy Council, with numbers of other principal gentlemen of quality, with the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and citizens of London, do now hereby, with one voice and consent of tongue and heart, publish and proclaim, that the high and mighty Prince, George Prince of Wales, is now, by the death of our...

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