Excerpt From Congress Hall Capitol Of The United States, 1790 1800It Was To This City That The New Federal Govern Ment Came Late In 1790 For The First Year And A Half Of Its Tenuous Existence, The Struggling Government Under President George Washington Had Met In New York City When Philadelphia Was Selected To Serve As The Temporary Capital For 10 Years While The Per Manent Capital Was Being Built In The District Of Columbia, The Philadelphia County Commissioners Offered Congress The Use Of Their Recently Completed Courthouse.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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