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A constitution or frame of government, agreed upon by the delegates of the people of the state of Massachusetts-Bay ... [title page.]

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A constitution or frame of government, agreed upon by the delegates of the people of the state of Massachusetts-Bay ... [title page.]
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constitution or frame of government, agreed upon by the delegates of the people of the state of Massachusetts-Bay, in convention, begun and held at Cambridge on the first of September, 1779, and continued by adjournments to the second of March, 1780, to be submitted to the revision of their constituents, in order to the compleating of the same, in conformity to their amendments, at a session to be held for that purpose, on the first Wednesday in June next ensuing.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1780
Place: Boston
Publisher: Printed by Benjamin Edes & sons, in State street
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KD 1780 (Massachusetts. Constitution. Constitution or frame of government)
Topics
Constitutions -- United States -- States
Notes
Ownership: P173371. Copy 1.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14543636
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c0e8e890-c605-012f-1cd2-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1780: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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A constitution or frame of government, agreed upon by the delegates of the people of the state of Massachusetts-Bay ... [title page.]