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Collection Reference Number GLC02978.21
From Archive Folder Documents relating to the defense of Philadelphia 
Title At a Meeting of the General Committee for the City of Philadelphia and the Districts adjoining
Date 20 October 1814
Author Goodman, John (fl. 1814)  
Document Type Military document
Content Description Records a resolution to thank the volunteer association of engineers for their work along the Schuylkill River and other defense services. Also resolves to record the names of those volunteers in the minutes of the committee. Resolutions extracted from the minutes.
Subjects War of 1812  Military History  Fortification  Government and Civics  
People Goodman, John (fl. 1814)  
Place written Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Theme War of 1812; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information The Committee of Defence was chaired by Jonathan Williams. Goodman was the secretary.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859