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Author Massachusetts. Constitutional Convention (1779-1780)
Title State of Massachusetts-Bay. In Convention, June 16, 1780. [electronic resource] : Whereas, upon due examination of the returns ... it appears that more than two-thirds of the inhabitants ... have expressed their approbation of the form of government agreed upon by this convention ... this convention do hereupon declare the said form to be the constitution of government established by and for the inhabitants of the state of Massachusetts-Bay. ..
Imprint [Boston : Printed by Benjamin Edes and Sons?, 1780]
Descript 1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 34 x 21 cm
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 16846
Note Includes also a resolution establishing the date for implementing the constitution, and provisions for elections for governor, lieutenant-governor, counsellors, senators, and representatives
Signed: James Bowdoin, president
Imprint suggested by Evans
Printed area measures 27.6 x 16.0 cm
Evans 16846
Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 2259
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 16846)
Subject Massachusetts. Constitution
Elections -- Massachusetts
Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783
Broadsides. rbgenr
Alt Author Bowdoin, James, 1726-1790
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