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AMERICAN ARCHIVES: FOURTH SERIES. VOLUMES I - VI. CONTAINING A DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE ENGLISH COLONIES IN NORTH AMERICA, FROM THE KING'S MESSAGE TO PARLIAMENT, OF MARCH 7, 1774, TO THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE BY THE UNITED STATES
M. St. Clair Clarke and Peter Force - Peter Force contemplated documenting the entire early history of the North American colonies, but only completed the volumes containing documents of the Revolutionary War period (the First, Second, Third and Sixth Series were never completed). This 6 volume set constitutes the Fourth Series. It was published from 1837 to 1846 and covers the period from the King's Message of March 7th, 1774 up to the Declaration of Independence. Volume I contains a folding facsimile of the signature page (only) of the Plan of Association adopted by Congress in October, 1774; Volume III has 6 maps in facsimile, 3 facsimile letters, and a facsimile of the Resolution of Secrecy adopeted by the Continental Congress on November 9, 1775; Volume VI has 2 facsimile letters and a facsimile Resolution of Independence. Complete in the 6 volumes which comprise the Fourth Series. Bound in neat library buckram over paper-covered boards. Several hinges have been repaired with Japanese tissue, and there is evidence of dampstain to Volume II. Deaccessioned from the Free Circluating Library of New Brunswick with inked stamps in each volume (one facsimile is stamped). Sabin 25053. (Sabin 25053).
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