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A double sheet broadside on the Excise Act of Massachusetts...
Item # 630983
March 25, 1790
SUPPLEMENT TO THE INDEPENDENCE CHRONICLE, Boston, March 25, 1790 An interesting double broadside taken up mostly with: "EXCISE ACT. An Act to Raise a Public Revenue by Excise & to Regulate the Collection thereof." for the state of Mass. There are two folio leafs, each printed on the front side only. The 2nd leaf is signed in type by the governor: John Hancock, as is another document on the 2ne leaf also.
Two single sheet leaves, various small tears at margins with bkpg. archival mends, some wear at folds.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's