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" Memorial to the House of Lords, and a Remonstrance to the House of Commons, on the subject of the proposed Stamp Act. "
Virginia and Virginians: Eminent Virginians ... History of Virginia from ... - Page 500
by Robert Alonzo Brock, Virgil Anson Lewis - 1888 - 813 pages
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The History of ...: Massachuset's Bay ...

Thomas Hutchinson - Massachusetts - 1828
...Massachusetts petition, and gave the preference to the petition from New York. An address from Rhode Island to the king, a memorial to the house of lords, and a remonstrance to the house of commons, were published not long after, conceived in a still higher strain than the address of New York. Such...
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History of the United States: From Their First Settlement as ..., Volume 1

David Ramsay, Robert Young Hayne - United States - 1816
...terms, their exemption from all taxes, not imposed by their own representatives. They also concurred in a petition to the king, a memorial to the house of lords, and a petition to the house of commons. The colonies, prevented from sending their representatives to this...
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Memoir, Correspondence, and Miscellanies, from the Papers of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson Randolph - United States - 1820
...Great Britain and Hanover. In 1774, he was a member of a Committee of the House of Burgesses, appointed to prepare a Petition to the King, a Memorial to the...and a Remonstrance to the House of Commons, on the subject of the proposed Stamp Act. He was made draughtsman of the last, and, following his own principles,...
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Biography of the signers to the Declaration of independence, Volume 6

John Sanderson, Robert Waln, Henry Dilworth Gilpin - 1827
...imposed by their own representatives, and their privilege of a trial by jury; they also concurred in a petition to the king, a memorial to the house of lords, and a petition to the house of commons, which were composed with temper and firmness, and unequivocally expressed...
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The North American Review, Volume 22

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1826
...of Burgesses, and after great deliberation, a special committee was appointed to prepare an address to the King, a memorial to the House of Lords, and a remonstrance to the House of Commons against the policy which dictated the declaratory act. Mr Lee was placed on this committee, and the...
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...America, and thus destroy the best interest of Great-Britain. Virginia petitioned the king ; presented a memorial to the house of lords, and a remonstrance to the house of commons. The colonies of NewYork and Rhode-Island also, preferred their petitions : but all these availed nothing....
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A complete history of the united states of america

The Gordon Lester Ford - 1821
...America, and thus destroy the best interest of Great-Britain. Virginia petitioned the king; presented a memorial to the house of lords, and a remonstrance to the house of commons. The colonies of NewYork and Rhode-Island also, preferred their petitions : but all these availed nothing....
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The London Magazine, Volume 5

John Scott, John Taylor - Literary Criticism - 1822
...to the House of Burgesses in Virginia, by their local colonial agent, and the result was, an address to the King, a memorial to the House of Lords, and a remonstrance to the Commons. The tone of these papers is, however, sufficiently submissive. They speak the language of...
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A new American biographical dictionary, or Remembrancer of the departed ...

Thomas Jones Rogers - Biography & Autobiography - 1823 - 352 pages
...declared their exemption from ;vll taxes, not imposed by their own representatives. They also agreed upon a petition to the king, a memorial to the house of lords, and a petition to the house of commons. From the decided opposition to this act, and the indignation manifested...
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Annals of the American Revolution: Or, A Record of the Causes and Events ...

Jedidiah Morse - United States - 1824 - 450 pages
...against the Stamp- Act. In Virginia, the Council and House of Burgesses petitioned his majesty, presented a memorial to the House of Lords, and a remonstrance to the House of Commons. Massachusetts, Rhode-Island, Connecticut, and New- York preferred petitions." We here insert as a fair...
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