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Proceedings of the town of Providence : The resolutions of the town of Providence, officially detailed below, were, after full discussion and mature deliberation, almost unanimously adopted by the most numerous town-meeting ever held in this town.

Author/creator Providence (R.I.)
Other author/creatorJackson, Nathan Waterman, 1761-1829.
Included WorkUnited States Act to enforce and make more effectual an act, entitled "An act laying an embargo ..."
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoProvidence : Printed by J. Carter, [1809]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page)
Supplemental Content Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Series Early American imprints. Second series no. 18466. ^A575643
General noteProceedings and resolutions of a meeting of the freemen of Providence, held on January 28, 1809, its object being "to take into consideration the alarming situation of the country, arising from the several embargo laws, and especially the last, and to adopt such measures as may be thought proper for the security and safety of our rights and liberties."
General noteSigned: Nathan W. Jackson, town-clerk.
General noteFollowed by the text of "An act to enforce and make more effectual an act, entitled 'An act laying an embargo on all ships and vessels in the ports and harbours of the United States,' and the several acts supplementary thereto," passed January 9, 1809.
General noteText printed in four columns.
References Shaw & Shoemaker 18466
Other formsMicroform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Reproduction noteElectronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 18466).

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