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Colony of Rhode-Island, &c. In General Assembly, March session, A.D. 1776.

Colony of Rhode-Island, &c. In General Assembly, March session, A.D. 1776.

An act for purchasing two thousand arms, &c. for the colony.

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Published by Printed by John Carter in [Providence .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rhode Island -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAct for purchasing two thousand arms.
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 15058.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14609742M

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Joshua M. Addeman, Secretary of State. State of Rhode Island. Executive Department. Providence, April 27, In Assembly, December 12, Whereas there is a necessity of calling upon the Associators of Pennsylvania, at this inclement season, to assist in defending their country, threatened with instant invasion: Resolved, that over and above all encouragement heretofore offered, the following bounties be given to all volunteers.

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Rhode Island had been the only colony not represented having failed to send a delegate. Document as submitted to the freeman of Rhode Island by act of the General Assembly overwhelmingly rejected in town meetings held throughout the colony on March 24, (2, to ).

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