By the United States of America, in Congress assembled. A proclamation, declaring the cessation of arms, as well by sea as by land, agreed upon between the United States of America and His Britannic Majesty; and enjoining the observance thereof. ... Done in Congress, at Philadelphia, this eleventh day of April, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty-three, and of our sovereignty and independence the seventh. by United States. Continental Congress.

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  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Treaties.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

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