1790.009: Solicitation for Assistants in Taking the Census.

Published: 1790

Full Title: Richmond, March 26, 1790. It having been provided by an act of the present session of Congress, that the marshals of the several districts of the United States, shall cause the number of inhabitants with their respective districts to be taken ... and the said Marshals being empowered. for this purpose, to appoint as many assistants within their respective districts as to them shall appear necessary: … [signed] Edward Carrington, marshal, for the district of Virginia.

Author: United States. Marshal for Virginia District.

Place Issued: Richmond

Issuing Press: Uncertain

Description: 1 sheet [1 pg.]; (broadside).


Sheet lacks printer credit; attributed to the press of John Dixon by Evans; but the typography herein appears more like that employed by Augustine Davis, who had also been designated by the Council of State as printer of Federal documents in Virginia; hence the indeterminate attribution here.

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