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Browsing: Diary of John Adams, Volume 3


Docno: ADMS-01-03-02-0016-0167

Author: Adams, John
Date: 1776-08-13

[Tuesday August 13. 1776.]

Tuesday August 13. 1776. The Board of War brought in a Report, which was taken into Consideration; whereupon Resolved as in the Journal.1
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A Letter of the twelf[th] from Brigadier General Mercer was read.
Resolved that it be referred to the Board of War.
Congress took into Consideration the Articles of War, and after some time spent thereon, the farther Consideration thereof was postponed till tomorrow.
1. JCC , 5:651. This concerned a variety of routine matters.