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On the Boston Port Bill and more...
Item # 568728
June 21, 1774
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, June 21, 1774 An inside page has over a full column beginning: On perusing in your paper of May 31, an extract from a pamphlet, entitled Considerations on the Measures carrying on with respect to the British Colonies in America, some reflections occurred to me on that Authors reasoning, which I would wish to communicate to the public through your paper and it is his opinions that follow, all dealing the situation in America (see photos).
Another page has more talk concerning relations with America, including in part: "...We are informed that as soon as the Boston port bill...was known in the provinces of Pennsylvania, Maryland & colony of Virginia, they all agreed to join with New York in shutting up all their ports..." with more (see photo).
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 1/4 inches, very nice condition, with a partial red ink tax stamp on page 4.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's