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Letters and Depositions


Letters and Depositions mentioned in the foregoing Proceedings, viz:

Somerset County, November 7, 1775.

GENTLEMEN: This will be handed to you by a number of gentlemen whom we have appointed to carry Isaac Atkinson to you, agreeable to the resolves of the Provincial Convention; he having been guilty of sundry matters contrary to the resolves of the Continental Congress and Provincial Convention, and highly inimical to the liberties of America, as will appear by the enclosed depositions.

We are, Gentlemen, your very humble servants.

Signed per order of the Committee:


Information being lodged with the Committee of Somerset County, that Isaac Atkinson was raising a Company, contrary to the Resolves of the Congress and Convention, Mr˙ Atkinson appeared, and the following Depositions were taken: