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Massachusetts. Governor (1771-1774 : Hutchinson)

Massachusetts-Bay. By the governor. A proclamation for a public fast.

... Thursday the second of April next ... Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the fourth day of March, 1772 ..

by Massachusetts. Governor (1771-1774 : Hutchinson)

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Published by Printed by Richard Draper, printer to His Excellency the governor, and the Honorable His Majesty"s Council. in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 12454
ContributionsHutchinson, Thomas, 1711-1780
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15502359M

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Get this from a library. Massachusetts-Bay. By the governor. A proclamation for a public fast: Thursday the second of April next Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the fourth day of March. [Thomas Hutchinson; Massachusetts. Governor ( Hutchinson)]. Fast day proclamations: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Massachusetts.

Governor ( Hutchinson). Massachusetts-Bay. By the governor. A proclamation for a public fast. Boston:: Printed by Richard Draper, printer to His Excellency the governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's Council., (OCoLC) Material Type. Book/Printed Material By the Honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; Lieutenant-Governour and commander in chief, for the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England.

A proclamation for a publick fast I have thought fit to appoint Thursday the nineteenth of this instant September to. Proclamation – Fasting Humiliation and Prayer –Massachusetts Bay.

This is the text of a Proclamation for a Day of Fasting, Humiliation and Prayer issued by Massachusetts-Bay as printed in The Boston Gazette and Country Journal on Aug The proclamation was issued on Augdeclaring Aug as a day of fasting, humiliation and prayer.

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Records of the governor and company of the Massachusetts bay in New England. Printed by order of the legislature by Massachusetts (Colony). Members of Governor Baker’s staff are available to help you based on your needs, questions, and requests.

Governor Baker also has teams to address important issues, such as sexual assault and domestic violence, closing the workforce skills gap, and strengthening relationships between the Commonwealth and cities and towns.

The proclamation not only lists grievances but also sets forth a philosophical statement deeply rooted within the precepts of its colonial Charter.

When Thomas Gage presided as military governor of Massachusetts between andhe forced members of the colonial council to resign or take refuge with him in Boston. And further, That the said Governour and Companye, and their Successors, maie have forever one comon Seale, to be used in all Causes and Occasions of the said Company, and the same Seale may alter, chaunge, breake, and newe make, from tyme to tyme, at their pleasures.

And our Will and Pleasure is, and Wee doe hereby for Us, our Heires and Successors, ordeyne and. Governor. A proclamation for a day of special humiliation and prayer. Contributor Names Rare Book And Special Collections Division For example, any songs published in the United States before are in the public domain.

The Library has also obtained permission for the use of many other materials, and presents additional materials. Records of the governor and company of the Massachusetts bay in New England. Printed by order of the legislature Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Adams served as governor of Massachusetts from During Samuel Adams’ time as governor he issued many proclamations, including the following Octo proclamation for a day of Thanksgiving on Novem The text and image of the proclamation came from the Columbian Centinel published on Octo Sample Proclamation Office of the [Governor/Mayor] [State/City] Proclamation WHEREAS, our community and communities across America are welcoming many new neighbors, friends, employees and citizens from countries and cultures throughout the world -- people for whom.

Gov. Wolf Announces Statewide Remembrance Day, Flag Lowering to Honor Tree of Life Victims Octo Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed a proclamation declaring Sunday, Octoa day of remembrance and ordered state flags to half-staff on the one-year mark of an anti-Semitic attack on the Dor Hadash, New Light, and Tree of Life*Or.

John Endicott (c. ) (also spelled John Endecott) was the first governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony from to Endicott was an English colonial magistrate and soldier.

The illustration appeared in the novel 'Twice Told Tales' by the American writer Nathaniel Hawthorne (). The Popham Colony was founded on the coast of Phippsburg, Maine in as a colonization attempt by the Virginia Company of colony lasted about one year before being abandoned.

One of its principal backers was Sir John Popham; his nephew George Popham was the colony's governor for most of its brief existence. George Popham died in the colony in. A Proclamation for a general Fast. A proclamation in the name of Francis Bernard, Governor of Massachusetts Bay, which announces a day of fasting during the French & Indian War.

The top of the document is marked with a printed Royal engraving that contains the notation "Dieu et Mondroit", meaning 'God and my right'. Massachusetts Bay Colony: Key Figures in the Revolution By the time of the American Revolutionary War, the colonies were split into 13 different colonies.

Massachusetts Bay Colony became the cradle of the revolution with men such as Samuel Adams, John Adams, John Hancock, James Otis, Paul Revere, Robert Treat Paine, Elbridge Gerry, and.Proclamations. ; Massachusetts. Governor ( Hutchinson) Boston: Printed by Richard Draper, printer to His Excellency the governor, and the Honorable His Majesty's council, Description Book — 1 sheet: coat of arms ; 41 x 33 cm.

Online. Eighteenth Century Collections Online; Google Books (Full view).Every year the governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts issues a proclamation for Thanksgiving Day.

Prior towhen Abraham Lincoln set a permanent day for Thanksgiving, each state set its own date; some years there was none at all.