The Congressional Committees are hard at work.
Journals of the Continental Congress [Edited]
The several committees were not ready to report. Congress adjourned until tomorrow at 9 o’Clock.
Silas Deane to Elizabeth Deane
The Congress are Now out on Committees, by which I hoped for Leisure but am forced on one of them, from which I have slipped a Minute, to write this Morning, having sat up with them, all most the whole of last night on the Business.
Edited with commentary by Gordon Lloyd.