|Catalog Number||328 HOU 1793|
|Date of Publication||1794|
|Title||Journal of the House of Representatives of the United States at the First Session of the Third Congress. Anno M, DCC, XCIII, and of the independence of the United States the seventeenth.|
Inscription: "J. Brown"
This is the journal for the U. S. House of Represenatives for the first session of the third congress. Dates for the 1st session are: December 2, 1793 – June 9, 1794.
Contains an address by George Washington that implores Congress to be more concerned with other nations' duty to the United States, rather than the United States' duty to other nations. "There is a rank due to the United States among nations," he writes, "which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost, by the reputation of weakness."
|Author||United States. Congress House (1793-1794)|
|Publisher||Childs and Swaine|
|Place of Publication||Philadelphia|
|Subjects||United States -- Politics and government -- Early works to 1800.|
United States Politics