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By His Excellency Benjamin Fletcher, captain general and governour in chief of the province of New-York ... A proclamation : ... I do hereby strictly prohibit the breaking of the Lord's Day, all prophane swearing, cursing, drunkenness, idleness and unlawful gaming ... Given under my hand at Philadelphia the 29th day of April, 1693.

Author/creator New York (State). Governor (1692-1698 : Fletcher)
Other author/creatorFletcher, Benjamin, 1640-1703.
Format Book and Microform
Publication Info[New York] : [Printed by William Bradford], [1693]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page)
Subject(s)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 668
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 668. ^A478749
General noteSigned: Ben. Fletcher.
General noteImprint supplied by Evans. Wilberforce Eames also assigns this imprint but suggests the possibility that it was printed by Bradford at Philadelphia before his removal to New York in May, 1693. Cf. Eames. The first year of printing in New-York, New York, 1928, p. 12.
References Evans 668
References Wing (2nd ed.) F1301
Reproduction noteJoyner- Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 668).
Genre/formBroadsides.

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