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1 Meeting of the Convention of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0001, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0001
2 List of Members, Officers Chosen, Qualification and Profession of Faith Signed by Members Present S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0002, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0002
3 Resolution to Procure Lead S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0003, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0003
4 Guard in Philadelphia to be Kept Up S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0004, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0004
5 Proposition to Agree Upon a Temporary Line Between Pennsylvania and Virginia S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0005, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0005
6 Rev. Wm. White requested to perform divine service tomorrow, before the Convention, Colonel Miles appointed Brigadier-General and Commander-in-Chief o ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0006, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0006
7 Affirmation taken by the Secretary of the Convention S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0007, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0007
8 Thanks of Convention to Mr. White for having performed divine service S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0008, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0008
9 Committee appointed to draw up Rules for the Convention S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0009, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0009
10 Clerk of the Assembly required to deliver such Records and Papers as the Convention shall think necessary, Report from Committee to bring in an Ordina ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0010, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0010
11 Ordinance respecting arms of Non-Associators read a second time S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0011, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0011
12 Circular letters to be written, urging Troops to be marched with the utmost expedition to New-Jersey S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0012, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0012
13 Ordinance for disarming Non-Associators S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0013, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0013
14 Election of Delegates to Continental Congress, Committee appointed to draw up Instructions to Delegates in Continental Congress, Committee appointed t ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0014, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0014
15 Committee to go immediately and examine the old Jail S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0015, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0015
16 Four additional Battalions to be raised for the Flying-Camp, Resolved to take the most effectual measures to render the burthen and expense of the inh ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0016, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0016
17 Oath of Members of Council of safety, Council of Safety Recommended to procure sufficient number of Pikes for use of the Militia, Committee on Declara ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0017, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0017
18 Report of Committee on Colonel Easton's petition S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0018, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0018
19 Declaration of Independence unanimously approved S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0019, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0019
20 Draft of a Declaration of Rights reported, Ordinance on Treason committed for amendment, Committee to fix quotas for the four additional Battalions re ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0020, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0020
21 Letter from General Roberdeau, Committee appointed to examine the funds of the State, Minutes of the Convention to be published weekly in English and ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0021, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0021
22 Instructions for Delegates in Congress S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0022, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0022
23 July 27 S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0023, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0023
24 An Ordinance for the release of Colonel James Easton S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0024, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0024
25 New draft of Declaration of Rights reported S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0025, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0025
26 Draft of the Declaration of Rights ordered to be printed for the use of the Members S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0026, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0026
27 Memorial from County of Northumberland, praying assistance against Indians S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0027, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0027
28 Draft of Ordinance for relief of prisoners in the Jails, ordered to be transcribed for a third reading, Draft of Ordinance for punishing Counterfeitin ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0028, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0028
29 An Ordinance for the relief of the Prisoners in the several Jails in the State of Pennsylvania S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0029, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0029
30 An Ordinance for the relief of the Prisoners in the several Jails in the State of Pennsylvania S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0030, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0030
31 An Ordinance to prevent the Counterfeiting the paper money issued by the honourable the Continental Congress, or by any other of the United American S ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0031, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0031
32 Resolutions on Petition and Memorial from Cumberland County Draft of Ordinance for punishing High Treason ordered to be transcribed for a third readin ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0032, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0032
33 Resolved that the future Legislature of this State shall consist of one branch only, under proper restrictions S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0033, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0033
34 Fines imposed upon absent Members, Report from the Committee to inquire into the Publick Funds, Consideration of the matter respecting the command of ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0034, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0034
35 Committee appointed to consider the granting of Commissions for the Officers of the Flying-Camp S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0035, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0035
36 Resolution respecting dispute between Colonel Bird and other officers of Berks County Militia, Committee to consider of the most effectual measures fo ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0036, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0036
37 Resolution respecting dispute between Colonel Bird and other officers of Berks County Militia, Committee to consider of the most effectual measures fo ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0037, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0037
38 Committee on raising quota for Flying-Camp reported, Letter from Colonel Dickinson, read, Report from Committee appointed to consider of the granting ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0038, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0038
39 Resolutions respecting the Flying- Camp S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0039, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0039
40 Letters from Colonel Dickinson and General Mercer, read, Commissioners chosen to go to Head-Quarters in Jersey to form the Flying-Camp, Petition from ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0040, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0040
41 Flying Camp S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0041, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0041
42 Petition from Berks County to Congress, praying an exemption of Weavers and Black-smiths from personal service S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0042, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0042
43 Draft of an Ordinance for rendering the burthens of Associators and Non-Associators as equal as possible, reported, Committee to hear the Petitions of ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0043, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0043
44 Letter from Colonel Dickinson complaining of the desertion of some of the Associators, Resolutions relative to Deserters S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0044, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0044
45 A Declaration of the Rights of the Inhabitants of the State of Pennsylvania S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0045, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0045
46 Petition of the Inhabitants of Albany Township, in the County of Berks, rejected, Absent Members ordered to return immediately, Resolution for the col ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0046, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0046
47 Letter from General Roberdeau, read, Address by General Roberdeau to the Associators under his command, ordered to be printed in the English and Germa ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0047, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0047
48 Delegates in Continental Congress directed to apply for the Loan of one hundred thousand Dollars for the State S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0048, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0048
49 Guards appointed over the stores of Joseph and Stephen Newell, to prevent the removal of the salt stored therein S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0049, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0049
50 Draft of an Ordinance for appointing Conservators of the Peace reported S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0050, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0050
51 Petition of John Smyth and Benjamin Lewis, praying relief from confinement, referred to a Committee S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0051, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0051
52 Resolution enforcing the Regulations respecting the price and distribution of Salt, John Smyth and Benjamin Lewis to be released from confinement S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0052, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0052
53 General Mercer requested to grant leave of absence to Members of the Convention under his command, Colonel Slough to march to camp as soon as Colonel ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0053, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0053
54 Petition from Inhabitants of Tulpehocken, in Berks County, praying that some of the Associators may remain to protect them against the Indians, read, ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0054, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0054
55 Committee directed to dispose of the Salt belonging to Joshua Fisher and Sons S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0055, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0055
56 Eight hundred and thirty-four Pounds to be transmitted to Northampton County, to pay for. The second quota for the Flying-Camp for that County S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0056, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0056
57 Aug. 30 S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0057, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0057
58 Petition from Peter Withington, praying to be appointed Captain, read, A Memorial of Stephen and Joseph Shewell, justifying their conduct with respect ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0058, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0058
59 A Memorial from the Committee of Inspection of Cumberland County, praying that some of their Militia might be permitted to remain at home for their pr ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0059, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0059
60 Leaves of absence S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0060, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0060
61 An Ordinance for the appointment of Justices of the Peace for the State of Pennsylvania S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0061, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0061
62 Rittenhouse S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0062, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0062
63 Memorial from two Colonels of Militia of West moreland County, on want of arms, and mode of calling out Militia, read, Petition from Andrew Ledlie, co ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0063, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0063
64 Letter from Congress requesting that this State would immediately send forward to New York all the aid they can, read S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0064, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0064
65 An Ordinance of the State of Pennsylvania declaring what shall be Treason, and for punishing the same and other crimes and practices against the State S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0065, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0065
66 Resolution respecting the companies to be raised in the Counties of Northampton and Northumberland, An Ordinance respecting advisedly writing and spea ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0066, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0066
67 Owner of a cargo of salt, just arrived, at liberty to dispose of it at such rates and to such persons as he may think proper S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0067, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0067
68 Wages of Doorkeeper directed to be paid S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0068, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0068
69 Letter, dated the 5th instant, at King's Bridge, from Lieutenant-Colonel Broadhead, of the Pennsylvania forces, read, Letter from Colonel Slagle, desi ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0069, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0069
70 Draft of an Ordinance respecting Debtors giving security in certain cases, reported, Election of four Members of the Council of Safety, A Memorial of ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0070, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0070
71 Ordinance Read S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0071, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0071
72 An Ordinance for punishing persons guilty of certain offences therein mentioned against the United States of America S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0072, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0072
73 Inquiry directed to be made relative to Colonel Grubb's Battalion returning home without being discharged, Petition from six Captains of Companies of ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0073, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0073
74 The Committee appointed to consider of the military affairs of the State reported S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0074, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0074
75 An Ordinance to compel Debtors, in certain cases, to give security to their Creditors S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0075, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0075
76 Two Petitions from Northampton County, praying a supply of ammunition, etc., read, Election of a Member of the Council of Safety, Members of the Counc ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0076, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0076
77 A Return made of the men of Colonel Montgomery's Battalion who left the camp without discharges S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0077, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0077
78 Resolution providing for the more effectual protection of the western frontier against the Indians S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0078, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0078
79 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0079, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0079
80 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0080, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0080
81 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0081, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0081
82 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0082, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0082
83 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0083, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0083
84 Report of the Committee appointed to confer with the Delegates in Congress from Virginia, on the settlement of a temporary boundary between Virginia a ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0084, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0084
85 An Ordinance for rendering the burthen of Associators and NonAssociators in the defence of this State as nearly equal as may be S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0085, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0085
86 Sept. 16 S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0086, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0086
87 Committee appointed to prepare a speech and wampum for a conference with two Shawanese Indians now in town S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0087, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0087
88 Draft of the speech to the Shawanese Indians, reported and approved, Forty dollars to be given to the two Shawanese Indians as a present S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0088, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0088
89 Substitute S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0089, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0089
90 Message of the State of Pennsylvania, by their Representatives in Convention at Philadelphia, to their brethren the Shawanese Indians, Twenty dollars ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0090, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0090
91 Letters read from the Commissioners for Indian affairs at Fort Pitt, Letter read from Colonel Kachlean, informing of deserters S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0091, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0091
92 Memorial from the Committee of Northumberland, setting forth their apprehensions of an Indian war, read, Resolution for the payment of two Companies r ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0092, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0092
93 Sept. 21 S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0093, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0093
94 Letter read from General Roberdeau, containing his sentiments on the regulations of the Militia, Committee appointed to bring in the draft of a resolv ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0094, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0094
95 Delegates in Congress directed to apply to the Congress for the loan of one hundred thousand Dollars, Allowance of Mileage to the members of the late ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0095, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0095
96 Letter from Rev. Messrs. Duffield and Marshall, praying that the Clergy may be exempted from the burthen of civil officers, read, A petition praying f ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0096, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0096
97 Resolve respecting Elections for the present year S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0097, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0097
98 Report of Committee, and action of the House, on the matters contained in the letter from the President of Congress S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0098, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0098
99 Compraising the Flying-Camp to account with the Council of Safety, or future Assembly, for money put into their hands for that purpose S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0099, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0099
100 Three Commissioners elected, to inquire, etc., into the condition of the troops raised by this State Committee appointed to inquire into mutiny in Col ... S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0100, S5-V2-P01-sp01-D0100

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