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Collection Reference Number GLC02717
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1791 
Title Appointment of David Rittenhouse commissioner for subscriptions of the Bank of United States
Date 19 March 1791
Author Washington, George (1732-1799)  
Document Type Business and financial document; Government document
Content Description Signed by Washington as President, countersigned by Thomas Jefferson as Secretary of State. Appoints Rittenhouse one of the commissioners to seek subscriptions for the first Bank of the United States.
Subjects Bank of the US  President  Banking  Government and Civics  Finance  Economics  
People Washington, George (1732-1799)  Rittenhouse, David (1732-1796)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme The Presidency; Government & Politics; Banking & Economics; Creating a New Government
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Signer of the U.S. Constitution.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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