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Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By His Excellency John Hancock, Esquire ... A proclamation, for a day of thanksgiving : Having received from the President of the United States, the following proclamation ... I do therefore ... appoint Thursday, the twenty-sixth day of November ... Given at the council-chamber, in Boston, this fourteenth day of October ... one thousand seven hundred and eighty-nine.

Author/creator Massachusetts. Governor (1787-1793 : Hancock)
Other author/creatorHancock, John, 1737-1793.
Included WorkUnited States. President (1789-1797 : Washington)
Format Book and Microform
Publication InfoBoston : --Printed by Adams & Nourse, printers to the honourable General Court, [1789]
Description1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) : illustrations (relief cut) ; 51 x 41 cm.
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 21947
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 21947. ^A478749
General noteSigned: John Hancock. By His Excellency's command, with the advice and consent of the Council, John Avery, Jun. secretary.
General noteFollowed by text of the presidential proclamation of Oct. 3, 1789.
General notePrinted area measures 39.5 x 28.4 cm.
References Evans 21947
References Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 2544
Reproduction noteJoyner- Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 21947).
Genre/formThanksgiving Day proclamations 1789 Nov. 26.

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Joyner NC Microfiche MICROFICHE AM35E NO. 21947 ✔ Available Place Hold

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