United States: REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF WAYS AND MEANS, INSTRUCTED BY A RESOLUTION OF THE NINTH INSTANT, "TO ENQUIRE INTO THE PROBABLE ANNUAL AMOUNT OF THE DUTIES ON STAMPED VELLUM, PARCHMENT AND PAPER, IN THE RESPECTIVE DISTRICTS; AND INTO THE PROPER COMPENSATION TO BE ALLOWED TO THE SUPERVISORS AND INSPECTORS OF THE REVENUE, FOR THEIR SERVICES IN PREPARING AND DISTRIBUTING THE STAMPS." 21ST JANUARY, 1799, ORDERED TO LIE ON THE TABLE. [PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.]. [Philadelphia: William Ross: 1799]. 12pp, disbound, 2 folding leaves [as issued]. First page lightly spotted. Light wear, Good+ or so. The folding leaves are entitled, "[No.3.] Statement of stamp duties received, and of stamps distributed and accounted for"; and "[No.4.] An estimate of the official emoluments of the supervisors of the revenue for the year 1797-98." The information is provided State-by-State. Evans 36574.

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