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Paca, William 1740-1799

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Works: 58 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 593 library holdings
Genres: Sermons  History  Sources  Portraits  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215,
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Political schemes and calculations addressed to the citizens of Maryland by Alexander Contee Hanson( )

9 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters by William Paca( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection consists of four letters addressed to Paca. Most are requests from various persons, e.g., a British prisoner asking for his freedom and permission to settle in Annapolis with his family, a Maryland Representative writing on behalf of a woman seeking restitution for personal losses to the British, and a Baltimore man seeking an official pass to visit New York City on business. Another letter inventories the losses in the 1783 fire at the Annapolis armory
to Rev. William White by William Paca( )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Promising him a copy "of the Clergy's application to the General Assembly last Session....for Leave to assemble & to hold a Consultation to establish some Church Systems. The application was certainly unnecessary as the Meeting proposed to the Objects of it were perfectly legal : but Doc. Smith was anxious for the Sanction of the Assembly & it was granted without any opposition. It is the Desire of all who are acquainted with you or heard of your character that you would attend the Meeting." adding "I think you have improved mightily in your Hand Writing and I shall be glad to have further Proof of it."
to the governor and Council of Maryland by Thomas Church( )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Church and his fellow actor James Brown appeal the fine imposed on them by a Baltimore court for interfering with the arrest of a member of their company for breach of the peace. According to the docket note, their appeal was rejected
[Letter to Richard Peters, dated July 8, 1781 describing the action between Cornwallis and Lafayette at Green Spring, Va.] by Galvan( )

1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

to Rev. Dr. White by William Paca( Book )

1 edition published in 1787 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Annapolis, to the Committee of Correspondence for Virginia( )

1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Forwarding resolutions to the Committee of Correspondence for Virginia and asking them to send them "to the Colonies Southward" of Virginia; proposing that the "general conference be held at the City of Philadelphia, the twentieth of September next."
by William Paca( Book )

1 edition published in 1774 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

to Thomas Johnson, Jr by Maryland( )

1 edition published in 1784 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Orders the Western Shore Treasurer to pay £300 to Thomas Johnson, Jr., Paymaster, from funds appropriated for the defense of the Chesapeake Bay. Signed by governor William Paca and members of his council; Johnson's receipt on verso
to James Brice by William Paca( )

1 edition published in 1783 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William Paca gives James Brice permission to take the necessary steps in protecting the city against disorderly soldiers
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A collection of autograph letters, documents, or signatures of each delegate who attended the first Continental Congress in 1774. The items, which are organized by state, are described in 79 individual records (MA 556.1-79). The final item (MA 556.79) is a version of the Journal of the Proceedings of the Congress of 1774 reprinted for Thomas Addis Emmet in 1886
Letter to the Committee of Observation at Amboy and portrait by Stephen Hopkins( )

1 edition published in 1804 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Congressmen vouch for a Mr. Pots, a resident of Maryland who is returning home to England. Pots will be leaving from Amboy and carrying several letters to English correspondents from Maryland friends. None are political and all can be opened for inspection. Paca, Johnson and Hopkins are personally acquainted with Pots "and know that he is not unfriendly to America" nor is his travelling companion
Annapolis, to Peyton Randolph( )

1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning the "Time and place ... for holding the Congress."
William Paca : American jurist, Oct. 31, 1740 - Oct. 23, 1799( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Signers of the Declaration of Independence by A. S. W Rosenbach( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Personal and official correspondence and legal documents written or signed by all 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, most from the Revolutionary period. The papers relate chiefly to state and national political, financial, and military affairs. Correspondents include George Clinton, John Dickinson, William Lee, and George Washington
 
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English (62)