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Albany, [...] April, 1788. [electronic resource] : On the last Tuesday of April instant, delegates are to be chosen, by the people, to determine the important question, whether the proposed new Constitution shall be adopted or rejected ... From an apprehension that the Constitution, if adopted in its present form, would deprive the people of their dearest rights and liberties, a number of gentlemen ... met for the purpose of nominating and recommending delegates for Convention, and unanimously resolved on the following gentlemen ...

Publication:
[Albany : publisher not identified, 1788]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 45215.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (1 sheet ([1] pages))
Subjects:
United States. Constitution.
New York (State). Convention (1788).
New York (State). Legislature.
Elections -- New York (State).
Nominations for office -- New York (State).
Federal government -- United States.
New York (State) -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Place of Publication:
United States New York Albany.
Notes:
Includes arguments against adoption of the Constitution, signed: Jer. Van Rensselaer, chairman, Mat. Visscher, clerk.
Followed by nominations for members of the Senate and Assembly, and the names of twenty-six subscribers, in seven columns.
The only known copy, held by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, is mutilated, with some loss of title.
Text in three columns.
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 45215).
Cited in:
Bristol B6655
Shipton and Mooney 45215
Contributor:
Van Rensselaer, Jeremiah, 1740-1810.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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