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By the President of the United States of America. A proclamation : ... as, moreover, the most precious interests of the people of the United States are still held in jeopardy, by the hostile designs and insidious arts of a foreign nation, ... I do hereby recommend accordingly, that Thursday, the 25th day of April next, be observed, throughout the United States of America, as a day of solemn humiliation, fasting and prayer ... Given under my hand and the seal of the United States of America, at the city of Philadelphia, this sixth day of March ... one thousand seven hundred and ninety-nine.

Author/creator United States. President (1797-1801 : Adams)
Other author/creatorAdams, John, 1735-1826 author.
Other author/creatorAdams, John, 1735-1826.
Format Electronic and Book
Publication Info[Philadelphia] : [s.n], [1799]
Description1 sheet ; 1/2⁰.
Supplemental Content Full text online
Subject(s)
Uniform titleProclamations. 1799-03-06
General noteSigned: John Adams. By the President, Timothy Pickering, secretary of state.
General noteText in two columns; printed area measures 30.0 x 18.1 cm.
General noteReproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
References Evans, 36497
References English Short Title Catalog, W21231.
Reproduction noteElectronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.
Genre/formBroadsides.
Genre/formFast day proclamations 1799 Apr. 25.

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