Committee chamber, New-York, November 3, 1775.
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Published by Printed by John Holt in [New York .
Written in English


  • New York (State). -- Provincial Congress -- Elections.

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14335.
ContributionsRemsen, Henry, 1736-1792.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Open LibraryOL19212761M

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