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A proclamation for a day of public humiliation, fasting and prayer : It being our incumbent duty to acknowledge God ... Thursday the first day of August next ... Given at the Council-chamber at Watertown, this fourth day of July ... 1776. ..

Title
A proclamation for a day of public humiliation, fasting and prayer : It being our incumbent duty to acknowledge God ... Thursday the first day of August next ... Given at the Council-chamber at Watertown, this fourth day of July ... 1776. ...
Physical Description
1 online resource (1 sheet)
Local Notes
LLMC Digital Library Collection
Notes
Signed by James Bowdoin and eighteen other members of the Massachusetts Council. "By their honor's command, John Avery, Jun. dep. sec'y."
Imprint supplied by Evans.
Printed area measures 33.9 x 21.8 cm.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (LLMC Digital, viewed December 12, 2018).
Summary
July 4, 1776 Proclamation setting August 1st as a day of humiliation, prayer, and fasting for God's support of the United American Colonies.
Other formats
Print version: Massachusetts. Council. Proclamation for a day of public humiliation, fasting and prayer. [Watertown, Mass. : Printed by Benjamin Edes, 1776]
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
October 08, 2019
References
Evans 14842.
Evans 14843.
Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 1993.
Cushing, J.D. Mass. laws, 944.
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Broadsides.
Fast day proclamations - 1776 Aug. 1.
History.
Broadsides.
Fast day proclamations - 1776 Aug. 1.
History.
Citation

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