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Title To the Hon. the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America; [electronic resource] : the subscribers, printers and others, of the city of Baltimore, who feel themselves affected by the additional duty which they learn is contemplated to be laid on imported printing types, beg leave respectfully to represent ..
Imprint [Baltimore : s.n., 1802]
Descript 1 sheet ([1] p.)
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 1808
Note Arguing that a duty on imported type would "injure, if not ruin," the printing business in the United States, and "materially injure" other branches of the book trade, including papermaking, bookbinding, and bookselling
Signed: Warner & Hanna [and twenty-six other corporate and individual printers]
The American Antiquarian Society copy is a negative photostat; the original, held by the National Archives, is additionally signed in ms.: Baltimore 27th February 1802. Certified to be a true copy from the original Jas. Rice, chairman. Matthew Brown, secry
Text printed in two columns
Shaw & Shoemaker 1808
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 1808)
Subject Book industries and trade -- United States
Book industries and trade -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Printing industry -- Law and legislation -- United States
Printing industry -- United States
Printing industry -- Maryland -- Baltimore
Tariff -- United States
Type and type-founding -- United States
Broadsides. rbgenr
Memorials (Legal) rbgenr
Alt Author Rice, James
Brown, Matthew, 1766?-1831
United States. Congress
Warner & Hanna
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