Proceedings of the Congress at New-York.
Stamp Act Congress

Die Sabbati, 9h. A. M. the4th April 1761.

Mr. Speaker represented to this House, that his Situation in the Country render'd it vastly inconvenient to him alone, to correspond with the Agent of this Colony at the Court of Great-Britain, and more especially to during the Recess of the House.

ORDERED, That the Members of the City of New-York, or the major Part of them, be a Committee of Correspondence, to correspond with the Agent of this Colony, at the Court of Great-Britain, during the Recess of the House, concerning the Public Affairs of this Colony, and that they lay before the House, Copies of all such Letters as they may write to him, and also all such Letters and Advices as they may receive from him, respecting the same.