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By the King, a Proclamation, For suppressing Rebellion and Sedition

Item Information

Title:
By the King, a Proclamation, For suppressing Rebellion and Sedition
Description:
King George III issues this Proclamation on 23 August 1775, in response to the arrival, on 13 August 1775, of William Penn, carrying Congress's petition for independence. [Boston: printed by John Howe, 1775]
Creator:
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
Date:
1775
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Broadsides
Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Historical Society Collection
Subjects:
Sedition
Colonies
History
Broadsides
1775-1783
August 23, 1775
Places:
Massachusetts
United Kingdom
Great Britain
Extent:
34.7 cm x 26.1 cm
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Language:
English
Identifier:
nuview_818