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A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time

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Title
A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1731
Place: [New York]
Publisher: [William Bradford]
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KVB (1731, Apr.22) (New York (City). Law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time)
Topics
Slavery -- New York (State) -- New York
Ordinances, Municipal
Genres
Broadsides
Notes
Content: "Dated at the City-Hall this two and twentieth day of April, in the fourth year of His Majesty's reign, annoq; Domini 1731. By order of the Common council, Will. Sharpas,cl."
Content: At head of title: City of New-York, ss.
Physical Description
Extent: Broadside. 29 x 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14686427
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5833e660-0033-0130-603d-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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  • 1731: Issued
  • 2019: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1731. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5833e660-0033-0130-603d-58d385a7bc34

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 10, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5833e660-0033-0130-603d-58d385a7bc34

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1731). A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/5833e660-0033-0130-603d-58d385a7bc34

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A law for regulating Negroes and slaves in the night time