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To all persons whom these may concern, in the several townes, and plantations of the United Colonies in New-England. [electronic resource] : It is hereby declared, that His Highness the Lord Protectour of the Common Wealth of England &c.: hath commissioned and impowered Daniel Gookin dwelling at Cambridg in the Massachusets, to make agreement with any convenient number of the English in the colonies of New-England, who shall desire to remove themselves or families into Jamaica in the West-Indies ... Dated this 25 of March 1656.

Author/Creator:
England and Wales. Lord Protector (1653-1658 : O. Cromwell).
Publication:
[Cambridge, Mass.? : Printed by Samuel Green?, 1656]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 39168.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (1 sheet ([1] pages))
Subjects:
Jamaica -- Emigration and immigration.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Cambridge.
Notes:
See George P. Winship's The Cambridge press, 1638-1692, 1945, pages 178, which suggests that Daniel Gookin had this notice printed and distributed upon his return to Cambridge from London in 1656. Samuel Green printed alone at the Cambridge press from 1649 to 1659.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 39168).
Cited in:
Bristol B6
Shipton and Mooney 39168
Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 14
Contributor:
Gookin, Daniel, 1612-1687.
Cromwell, Oliver, 1599-1658.
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