Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society, Volume 11 (Google eBook)

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American Antiquarian Society., 1898 - United States
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Page 464 - Name of the Council Established at Plymouth in the County of Devon, for the Planting, Ruling, Ordering and Governing of New England in America...
Page 494 - We the subscribers, do hereby Solemnly engage and promise, that we will to the utmost of our Power, at the Risque of our Lives and Fortunes, with Arms oppose the Hostile Proceedings of the British Fleets and Armies against the United American Colonies.
Page 507 - The existence of the Courts of Common Pleas, and General Sessions of the Peace.
Page 465 - Spencer Phips, Esq ; Lieutenant-Governour and Commander in Chief, in and over His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts- Bay in New-England. A PROCLAMATION.
Page 195 - Scotia, and whereas the several Islands in the Bay of Passamaquoddy, which is part of the Bay of Fundy, and the Island of Grand Menan in the said Bay of Fundy...
Page 297 - I enjoin and require that no ecclesiastic, missionary, or minister of any sect whatsoever shall ever hold or exercise any station or duty whatever in the said college ; nor shall any such person ever be admitted for any purpose, or as a visitor, within the premises appropriated to the purposes of the said college.
Page 494 - Resolved, That it be recommended to the several Assemblies, Conventions, and Councils, or Committees of Safety of the United Colonies, immediately to cause all Persons to be disarmed, within their Respective Colonies, who are notoriously disaffected to the Cause of AMERICA, Or who have not associated, and refuse to associate, to defend by ARMS, the United Colonies, against the Hostile Attempts of the British Fleets and Armies.
Page 225 - We will neither import nor purchase any slave imported after the first day of December next; after which time we will wholly discontinue the slave trade and will neither be concerned in it ourselves, nor will we hire our vessels, nor sell our commodities or manufactures to those who are concerned in it.
Page 510 - The conventions of a number of the states having, at the time of their adopting the constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added ; and as...
Page 499 - An Address of the Congress To the Inhabitants of the United States of America. Bay-State : Boston ; Printed by Powars and Willis, for the Honorable the Council of said State. 13£ x 17. [It speaks of the " War without parellel in the annals of Mankind...

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