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    United States: REPORT OF THE COMMITTEE OF WAYS AND MEANS, ON THE MEASURES WHICH OUGHT TO BE TAKEN, RELATIVE TO THE BALANCES FOUND BY COMMISSIONERS FOR SETTLING ACCOUNTS BETWEEN THE UNITED STATES AND THE INDIVIDUAL STATES, TO BE DUE FROM CERTAIN STATES TO THE UNITED STATES. 26TH DECEMBER 1796, COMMITTED TO A COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE HOUSE, ON THURSDAY NEXT. PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. [Philadelphia: William Ross, 1797]. 8vo. 4pp. Disbound. Clean. Signed in ink in upper margin, 'Sitgreaves,' probably Samuel Sitgreaves of Pennsylvania, a member of this Congress. Very Good to Near Fine. The Committee resolves that demand should be made on the States owing debt to the United States, with interest calculated from December 31, 1789. The Committee fixes the method of calculating the interest due. Evans 33019


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