1779.014: Ship Clearance Form.

Published: 1779

Full Title: Port [blank] To all the faithful in Christ to whom these presents may come: I, Thomas Jefferson ... greet you well ... whereas ... the good [blank] called the [blank] now at Norfolk ... is now ready to sail ... for [blank] ... we ... declare ... no dangerous, pestilential, or contagious distemper at present exist within the Dominion of Virginia ... one thousand seven hundred and seventy nine .. .

Author: Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826), governor.

Place Issued: Williamsburg

Issuing Press: Uncertain

Description: 1 sheet [1 pg.]; 20 cm. x 16 cm. (broadside).


Only known copy is marked "a forgery" in manuscript, so it is uncertain whether this imprint is a valid Virginia title, as is the identity of the press that issued it. Not filmed by the Early American Imprints Series.

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