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Author Boston (Mass.)
Title Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Boston, March 15, 1782. [electronic resource] : Whereas the General Court of this commonwealth on the eighth day of March instant did resolve, "That eighty-five men ... be immediately raised within the town of Boston, as said town's proportion for compleating and recruiting the Massachusetts line of the Continental Army."--and whereas the General Court did further resolve ... to class the inhabitants of said town ... into eighty-five classes ... each person contained in such class shall pay towards procuring the man for said class ... In compliance with said resolves, the assessors ... have fixed upon the under-written persons to compose one class, viz. To Mr. [blank] head of class, no. [blank] in ward no. [blank]
Imprint [Boston : s.n., 1782]
Descript 1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 36 x 23 cm
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 44180
Note Printed area, on top half of sheet, measures 14.5 x 18.8 cm.; lower half blank for recording the names of persons in the class
Bristol B5497
Shipton & Mooney 44180
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. 44180)
Subject United States. Continental Army -- Recruiting, enlistment, etc
Recruiting and enlistment
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- American forces
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Economic aspects
Boston (Mass.) -- Registers
Broadsides. rbgenr
Blank forms. rbgenr
Alt Author Massachusetts. General Court
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