State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, February 5, 1777.

Resolved, that when any waggon-master shall be called upon ... to procure teams ... and he shall not be able timely to obtain a sufficient number ..
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Printed by Benjamin Edes , [Boston
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sup
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43292
The Physical Object
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Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Book/Printed Material State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, February 5, Whereas the rum, molasses, and sundry other articles herein needed for the supply of the army and the inhabitants of this State: It is therefore resolved.

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[Massachusetts. General Court.]. State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of representatives, February 5, Whereas the rum, molasses, and sundry other articles herein needed for the supply of the army and the inhabitants of this Imprint 3.

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, February 5, Whereas the rum, molasses and sundry articles herein after enumerated, now in this state, are all needed for the supply of the army and the inhabitants of this state: It is therefore resolved, 1777.

book all exportation of provisions of all and every sort be stopped, except to the different parts of this state. Resolves of the General Assembly of the state of Massachusetts-Bay by Massachusetts. General Court. 9 editions - first published in   HANCOCK, February 5, a Delegate from Massachusetts; born in Quincy, Norfolk County, Mass., Janu ; pursued classical studies; was graduated from Harvard College in ; a selectman of Boston several terms; member of the provincial legislature ; president of the Provincial Congress in ; Member of the Continental Congress.

This constitution was framed by a convention which assembled at Savannah October 1, in accordance with the recommendation of the Continental Congress that the people of the Colonies should form independent state governments. It was unanimously agreed to February 5, It was not submitted to the people.

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Petition 1/13/ To the Honorable Counsel & House of Representatives for the State of Massachusetts Bay in General Court assembled, Janu To the Honorable Counsel & House of Representatives for the State of Massachusetts Bay in General Court assembled, Janu The petition of A Great Number of Blackes detained in a State of slavery in the bowels of a free & Christian County Humbly sheweth that your Petitioners apprehend that they have in Common with all other men a Natural and Unalienable.

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Kentucky, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, and Virginia use the term commonwealth rather than. List of former districts of the Massachusetts House of Representatives Notes Edit 1.

^ Prior torepresentatives were selected by a majority of votes at a town meeting. for the freedom of slaves within the state. SOURCE: Massachusetts Historical Collections, Fifth Series, No.

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In andboth free and enslaved blacks submitted five different petitions to the Massachusetts General Court (the state House of Representatives), urging.

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State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, Ap Whereas Congress by their resolve of February 18th,has called upon this state for thirteen hundred of the Militia thereof Published: (). Charter of Privileges Granted by William Penn, esq. to the Inhabitants of Pennsylvania and Territories, Octo Chronology of American History.

Circular Letter of the Boston Committee of Correspondence; Circular Letter to the Governors in America; Ap Circular Letter of the Secretary of Congress, Dated. The American Revolution began in Massachusetts. At the time, Massachusetts was a part of a royal colony called the Province of Massachusetts Bay.

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Enslaved people throughout the colonies seized upon the rhetoric of liberty and equality to. Full text of "The state house, Boston, Massachusetts" See other formats. A vindication of the conduct of the House of Representatives of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay: more particularly, in the last session of the General Assembly.

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On Janu the Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a resolution that the state was required to provide aid for the Continental Army in the form of blankets. This resolution was printed as a broadside by Benjamin Edes, who also published the patriotic and influential newspaper The Boston Gazette and Country Journal.

Massachusetts Acts and Resolves Pre Before the establishment of the Province of Massachusetts Bay by charter inrecords can be found under the two colonies governed by separate and distinct political bodies acting under different charters: Plymouth Colony (also known as New Plymouth) and Massachusetts Bay Colony.

Each state would have two (Senators) representatives in the upper house The 3/5 Compromise during constitutional convention-Agreement that each slave counted as three-fifths of a person in determining representation in the House for representation (Lower House) and taxation purposes (negated by the 13th amendment).A vindication of the conduct of the House of Representatives of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay: more particularly, in the last session of the a member of said House.

[Four lines of verse] [Otis, James] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A vindication of the conduct of the House of Representatives of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay: Author: James Otis.[xxiii] JCC,Saturday, Ma – “That such of the journals and papers belonging to the secretary's office as are in daily use by Congress, be, each day after the adjournment, sent to the said office; and attested copies of all the resolutions to be carried into execution by any state, officer, person, or persons whatever.