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The Resource Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting: : Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ..., Given under the seal of the commonwealth, at Boston, the third day of August, anno Domini, 1797, and in the twenty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America. By the advice and consent of the Council., (electronic resource)

Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting: : Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ..., Given under the seal of the commonwealth, at Boston, the third day of August, anno Domini, 1797, and in the twenty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America. By the advice and consent of the Council., (electronic resource)

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting: : Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ...
Title
Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting:
Title remainder
Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ...
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Given under the seal of the commonwealth, at Boston, the third day of August, anno Domini, 1797, and in the twenty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America. By the advice and consent of the Council.
Title variation
To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--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
  • 1746-1799
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  • Avery, John
  • Sumner, Increase
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  • Bradbury, Theophilus
  • Elections
  • Massachusetts
  • Newburyport (Mass.)
  • United States
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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting: : Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ..., Given under the seal of the commonwealth, at Boston, the third day of August, anno Domini, 1797, and in the twenty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America. By the advice and consent of the Council., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/EVAN2/50877
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800. Supplements
  • Alexander Young and Thomas Minns were printers to the state in 1797
  • Not in Evans or Bristol
Control code
000380092
Dimensions
39 x 24 cm
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints.
  • Library Company copy completed in MS. to the selectmen of Newburyport; inscribed "Increase Sumner" with a papered wax seal; signed at foot: John Avery Secy.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000380092
  • (OCoLC)173666872
Label
Commonwealth of Massachusetts. To the selectmen of [blank] in the fourth middle district--Greeting: : Whereas the Constitution of the United States provides that when vacancies in Congress happen in the representation from any state, the executive authority thereof shall issue writs of election to fill such vacancies: these are therefore ... to will and require you, ... 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 Thursday, the twenty-fourth day of August current, to give their votes to the selectmen, who shall preside at said meeting, for one representative, that is an inhabitant of the said district, to represent them in the Congress of the United States of America, in the room of the Hon. Theophilus Bradbury, Esq. appointed a justice of the Supreme Judicial Court of this commonwealth, and who has resigned his seat in Congress. ..., Given under the seal of the commonwealth, at Boston, the third day of August, anno Domini, 1797, and in the twenty-second year of the Independence of the United States of America. By the advice and consent of the Council., (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/EVAN2/50877
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800. Supplements
  • Alexander Young and Thomas Minns were printers to the state in 1797
  • Not in Evans or Bristol
Control code
000380092
Dimensions
39 x 24 cm
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
Note
  • Library Company copy from the Michael Zinman Collection of Early American Imprints.
  • Library Company copy completed in MS. to the selectmen of Newburyport; inscribed "Increase Sumner" with a papered wax seal; signed at foot: John Avery Secy.
  • NEH-Readex: not in Readex; not at AAS.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000380092
  • (OCoLC)173666872

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