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Thomas Jefferson Appeared as Delegate


"At a General Assembly begun and held at the Capitol, in the City of Williamsburgh, on Thursday, the first day of June, in the fifteenth year of the reign of our Lord George the Third, by the grace of God, of Great-Britain, France, and Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, &c˙,

Monday, June 5, 15th Geo. III, A˙ D˙ 1775.

"Resolved, N˙ C˙ D˙, That this House doth entirely approve of the proceedings and Resolutions of the Convention of Delegates for the Counties and Corporations in the Colony of Virginia; held at Richmond Town, in the County of Henrico, on the 20th of March, 1775; and that it be recommended to all the good, people of this Colony strictly to conform to and observe the same.

"By the House of Burgesses: "PEYTON RANDOLPH, Speaker."