Records of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, in New England: Printed by order of the General Assembly, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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A. C. Greene and Brothers, state printers, 1861 - History
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Page 378 - England, shall be, from time to time, and forever hereafter, a body corporate and politic, in fact and name, by the name of the Governor and Company of the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, in New England, in America...
Page 267 - Wales ; we, therefore, the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of this realm, being here assisted with these of his late Majesty's Privy Council, with numbers of other principal gentlemen of quality, with the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and citizens of London, do now hereby, with one voice and consent of tongue and heart, publish and proclaim, that the high and mighty Prince...
Page 465 - That the only representatives of the people of these colonies are persons chosen therein by themselves, and that no taxes ever have been, or can be constitutionally imposed on them, but by their respective legislatures.
Page 497 - An Act for opening and establishing certain Ports in the "Islands of Jamaica, and Dominica, for the more free importation and "exportation of certain Goods and Merchandizes...
Page 465 - Majesty's person and government, inviolably attached to the present happy establishment of the Protestant succession, and with minds deeply impressed by a sense of the present and impending misfortunes of the British colonies on this continent ; having considered, as maturely as time...
Page 466 - Majesty, and humble application to both houses of Parliament, to procure the repeal of the act for granting and applying certain stamp duties, of all clauses of any other acts of Parliament whereby the jurisdiction of the admiralty is extended as aforesaid...
Page 603 - Subjects; as thereby the inestimable Privilege of being tried by a Jury from the Vicinage, as well as the Liberty of summoning and producing Witnesses on such Trial, will be taken away from the Party accused.
Page 466 - An act for granting and applying certain stamp duties, and other duties, in the British colonies and plantations in America, etc...
Page 603 - Rouse (according to order} reported from the committee of the whole house, to whom it was referred, to consider of the...
Page 386 - Trustees and Fellows of the College, or University, in the English colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, in New England, in America...

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