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By His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; ... A proclamation for a general fast.

Massachusetts. Governor (1760-1770 : Bernard)

By His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; ... A proclamation for a general fast.

... Thursday the ninth day of April ... Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the seventeenth day of March, 1767 ..

by Massachusetts. Governor (1760-1770 : Bernard)

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Published by Printed by Richard Draper, printer to his excellency the governour, and the honourable his majesty"s Council in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 10681
ContributionsBernard, Francis, Sir, 1712-1779
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17159464M

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