The Resource Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780. : Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd., By a farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay. ; [Four lines from Amos] ; Published for the benefit of the community, (electronic resource)

Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780. : Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd., By a farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay. ; [Four lines from Amos] ; Published for the benefit of the community, (electronic resource)

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Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780. : Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd.
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Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780.
Title remainder
Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd.
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By a farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay. ; [Four lines from Amos] ; Published for the benefit of the community
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16993
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Evans
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Farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay
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Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780. : Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd., By a farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay. ; [Four lines from Amos] ; Published for the benefit of the community, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/16993
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  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • In response to a letter published in Nathaniel Willis's Independent chronicle and John Gill's Continental journal, May 25, 1780
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000302827
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18 cm. (8vo)
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16 p.
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access
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Electronic text and image data.
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Some remarks on the great and unusual darkness, that appeared on Friday, May 19, 1780. : Which alarmed thousands, and excited a few of the learned to make some very curious observations--their result the public has perused in Messi'rs Gill's and Willis's papers, viz. that the late darkness was occasioned by the smoke of burnt leaves; which, I think, nothing can be more simple and absurd., By a farmer, in the state of the Massachusetts-Bay. ; [Four lines from Amos] ; Published for the benefit of the community, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/16993
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • In response to a letter published in Nathaniel Willis's Independent chronicle and John Gill's Continental journal, May 25, 1780
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302827
Dimensions
18 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
16 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302827

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