A Brief History of the Town of Glocester, Rhode Island: Preceded by a Sketch of the Territory While a Part of Providence

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Providence Press Company, Printers, 1886 - Glocester (R.I.) - 136 pages

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Page 17 - London, do now hereby, with one full voice, and consent of tongue and heart, publish and proclaim, that the high and mighty prince George, elector of...
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