In Congress. December 30, 1776 : It appearing to Congress that it will be extremely difficult, if not impracticable, to supply the Army of the United States with bacon, salted beef and pork, soap, tallow and candles ... Resolved, that none of the said articles ... be exported from any of the United States after the fifth day of January next, until the first day of November next ...
United States. Continental Congress.
Hancock, John, 1737-1793.
Dunlap, John, 1747-1812, printer.
Continental Congress Broadside Collection (Library of Congress)
Baltimore (Md.), 39.29028, -76.61222
Library of Congress