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RWP110 - Continental Army Broadsides

large product photo   Continental Broadsides - $5.00

Contains 5 posters printed for Congress from 1776 to 1778. Kit Includes:

  • Response to King's Proclamation - The Congress's answer to the King's proclamation of 1778 (sold in the Crown Broadsides Kit).
  • Tory Act - Congress's legislation describing how to handle persons who remained loyal to the King.
  • Embargo - The Congress declared an embargo on materials needed for the war effort, denying their exportation.
  • Postal Workers Exemption - A law enacted to exempt postal workers and post riders from militia service.
  • Pardon to Tories - A 1778 resolution offers pardon to all who switch allegiance from King to Congress.