Thomas Jefferson Papers

To Thomas Jefferson from Samuel Huntington, 22 November 1779

From Samuel Huntington

Philadelphia, 22 Nov. 1779. Circular to the state executives enclosing resolves of Congress of 19 Nov. recommending the enacting of laws for “a general limitation of prices …, to commence in their operation from the first day of february next.”

FC (DLC: PCC, No. 14); 1 p. Enclosure: Resolves of Congress of 19 Nov. recommending limitation of prices and wages; copy (Vi), signed by Charles Thomson; printed in JCC description begins Journals of the Continental Congress, 1774–1789, ed. W. C. Ford and others, Washington, 1904–1937 description ends , xv, 1289–92.

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