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At a Great and General Court or Assembly of His Majesties province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England, begun and held at Boston, upon Wednesday the 23d day of August, anno, 1721. [electronic resource] : ... Whereas many persons in the town of Boston, are now visited with the small-pox ... Resolved, that no bells shall be tolled for the burial of persons that may die of that or any other distemper, but what the select-men of the town of Boston shall order and direct ...

Author/Creator:
Massachusetts. General Court.
Publication:
[Boston : Printed by Bartholomew Green, 1721]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (3, [1] pages)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 2202.
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At a Great and General Court or Assembly of His Majesties province of the Massachusetts-Bay ...
Subjects:
Smallpox -- Law and legislation -- Massachusetts.
Burial -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
Notes:
"In Council September 7th 1721. Read and concurr'd. ..."--p. 2.
Followed on pages 3 by the Boston selectmen's directions for burials; signed: A true copy of the original order, attest Samuel Checkley, town clerk.
Title from caption title and opening lines of text; preceded by headlines.
Ascribed to the press of Bartholomew Green by Evans.
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 2202).
Cited in:
Evans 2202
Contributor:
Boston (Mass.). Selectmen.
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