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The king shuts down the land office...
Item # 567665
November 02, 1773
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Nov. 2, 1773
* Early North Carolina
* The king shuts down the land office
A small item on pg. 2 headed "America" has news from Baltimore noting that in North Carolina: "...his Excellency Governor Martin hath received instructions from his Majesty for shutting up the Land office in that province, & that similar orders are sent to all the governors on the continent." (see).
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, tear to the top of two leaves, otherwise nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's