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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0156

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-07-31

[Wednesday July 31. 1776.]

Wednesday July 31. 1776. The Board of War brought in a report, which was taken into Consideration: whereupon Resolved as in the Journal.1
A Committee of the whole on the Articles of Confederation Mr. Morton in the Chair.
1. JCC , 5:623. Concerning “musquet powder” for Washington's troops, and rations and pay for Massachusetts militia replacing Continental troops withdrawn from that state.