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By His Excellency, the Hon. Thomas Gage, Esq. Governor, and Commander in Chief, in and Over His Majesty's Province of Massachusetts-Bay, and Vice-Admiral of the Same. A Proclamation: Whereas the Infatuated Multitudes .
Given at Boston, this twelfth day of June ... Annoque Domini, 1775. ; Tho's Gage. ; By His Excellency's Command, Tho's Flucker, Secr'y. ; God save the King
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- Whereas the infatuated multitudes ...
- [Boston? : Margaret Draper?, 1775]
- Text printed in one column, with a cut of the royal arms at top of sheet.
- Condemns the insurgency of 19 Apr. 1775 and subsequent armed attacks, grants amnesty except to Samuel Adams and John Hancock, and declares martial law in Massachusetts-Bay.
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- SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Gift of Albert H. Small, December 27 & 28, 2001. FRAMED.
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