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The Resource Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting. : These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ..., Given at the Council-Chamber in Boston, this fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and in the fifteenth year of the Independence of the United States of America. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, [blank] These certify, that the returns from the several towns within the district of [blank] respecting the choice of a representative, ... have been examined agreeably to the resolution of the General Court, passed the eighteenth day of June 1790, by which it appears, that [blank] have had the greatest number of votes in the returns from the said district, in which no person has been chosen. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command. [blank], (electronic resource)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting. : These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ..., Given at the Council-Chamber in Boston, this fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and in the fifteenth year of the Independence of the United States of America. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, [blank] These certify, that the returns from the several towns within the district of [blank] respecting the choice of a representative, ... have been examined agreeably to the resolution of the General Court, passed the eighteenth day of June 1790, by which it appears, that [blank] have had the greatest number of votes in the returns from the said district, in which no person has been chosen. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command. [blank], (electronic resource)

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting. : These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ...
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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting.
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These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ...
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Given at the Council-Chamber in Boston, this fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and in the fifteenth year of the Independence of the United States of America. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, [blank] These certify, that the returns from the several towns within the district of [blank] respecting the choice of a representative, ... have been examined agreeably to the resolution of the General Court, passed the eighteenth day of June 1790, by which it appears, that [blank] have had the greatest number of votes in the returns from the said district, in which no person has been chosen. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command. [blank]
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To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AOX
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Massachusetts
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  • 1739-1806
  • 1737-1793
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  • Avery, John
  • Hancock, John
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  • Elections
  • Elections
  • Kittery (Me.)
  • Maine
  • Massachusetts
  • United States
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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting. : These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ..., Given at the Council-Chamber in Boston, this fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and in the fifteenth year of the Independence of the United States of America. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, [blank] These certify, that the returns from the several towns within the district of [blank] respecting the choice of a representative, ... have been examined agreeably to the resolution of the General Court, passed the eighteenth day of June 1790, by which it appears, that [blank] have had the greatest number of votes in the returns from the said district, in which no person has been chosen. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command. [blank], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/EVAN2/50610
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800. Supplements
  • Not in Evans or Bristol; not in Ford, W.C. Broadsides
Control code
000380101
Dimensions
38 x 24 cm
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints.
  • Library Company copy signed by John Avery, secretary; with a papered wax seal; completed in MS. for the selectmen of Kittery, Me., in the district of York, Cumberland, Lincoln, Hancock & Washington; those candidates receiving votes are George Thacher, Nathaniel Wells, William Lithgow Jr., and Josiah Thacher.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000380101
  • (OCoLC)173844034
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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of the town of [blank] in the district of [blank] Greeting. : These are in the name of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, to will and require you, forthwith, in manner as the law directs for calling town-meetings, to cause the freeholders and other inhabitants of the town of [blank] duly qualified to vote for representatives to the General Court of this commonwealth, to assemble on Friday, the twenty-sixth of November inst. to give their votes for a representative, who shall be an inhabitant of the district of [blank] to represent said district in the Congress of the United States of America, ..., Given at the Council-Chamber in Boston, this fourth day of November, in the year of our Lord, one thousand seven hundred and ninety, and in the fifteenth year of the Independence of the United States of America. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, [blank] These certify, that the returns from the several towns within the district of [blank] respecting the choice of a representative, ... have been examined agreeably to the resolution of the General Court, passed the eighteenth day of June 1790, by which it appears, that [blank] have had the greatest number of votes in the returns from the said district, in which no person has been chosen. John Hancock. By His Excellency's command. [blank], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/EVAN2/50610
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800. Supplements
  • Not in Evans or Bristol; not in Ford, W.C. Broadsides
Control code
000380101
Dimensions
38 x 24 cm
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints.
  • Library Company copy signed by John Avery, secretary; with a papered wax seal; completed in MS. for the selectmen of Kittery, Me., in the district of York, Cumberland, Lincoln, Hancock & Washington; those candidates receiving votes are George Thacher, Nathaniel Wells, William Lithgow Jr., and Josiah Thacher.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000380101
  • (OCoLC)173844034

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