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Providence, July 3, 1779. [electronic resource] : At a meeting of the freemen of the town of Providence ... on Friday the 2d day of July, 1779, to take into consideration the alarming state of the public currency ... appointed a committee, who made the following report ...

Author/Creator:
Providence (R.I.)
Publication:
Providence: : Printed by John Carter., [1779]
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Book
1 online resource (1 sheet ([1] pages))
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 19430.
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Subjects:
Providence (R.I.). Committee of Correspondence.
Inflation (Finance) -- Rhode Island.
Currency question -- Rhode Island.
Providence (R.I.) -- Economic conditions.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Economic aspects.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Committees of correspondence.
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Broadsides.
Place of Publication:
United States Rhode Island Providence.
Notes:
Includes eight resolves concerning inflation, currency, prices, and the appointing of a committee of correspondence to communicate the proceedings to other towns, including Philadelphia and Boston.
Signed: A true copy: witness, Dwight Foster, clerk, pro. tem.
Text in two columns; printed area measures 23.5 x 14.4 cm.
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 19430).
Cited in:
Evans 19430
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 771
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