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State of Massachusetts-Bay. In Convention, June 16, 1780. [electronic resource] : Whereas, upon due examination of the returns ... it appears that more than two-thirds of the inhabitants ... have expressed their approbation of the form of government agreed upon by this convention ... this convention do hereupon declare the said form to be the constitution of government established by and for the inhabitants of the state of Massachusetts-Bay. ...

Author/Creator:
Massachusetts. Constitutional Convention (1779-1780)
Publication:
[Boston : Printed by Benjamin Edes and Sons?, 1780]
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 sheet ; 34 x 21 cm.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 2: New editions
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Subjects:
Massachusetts. Constitution.
Elections -- Massachusetts.
Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783.
Form/Genre:
Broadsides.
Place of Publication:
United States Massachusetts Boston.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
Includes also a resolution establishing the date for implementing the constitution, and provisions for elections for governor, lieutenant-governor, counsellors, senators, and representatives.
Signed: James Bowdoin, president.
Imprint suggested by Evans.
Printed area measures 27.6 x 16.0 cm.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library.
Cited in:
Evans, 16846
Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 2259
English Short Title Catalog, W35662.
Contributor:
Bowdoin, James, 1726-1790 , Author
Bowdoin, James, 1726-1790.
Edes, Benjamin, 1732-1803, printer.
Edes, Benjamin, 1755-1801, printer.
Edes, Peter, 1756-1840, printer.
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