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Suffolk Resolves The Suffolk resolves: Proceedings of the ...

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02438 Author/Creator: Suffolk Resolves Place Written: New York Type: Broadsheet Date: 1774/09/17 Pagination: 2 p. 40 x 26 cm

Summary of Content: Printed by John Holt. The first printing in New York of the Suffolk Resolves. Evans 13701

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarGovernment and CivicsFreedom and IndependenceLawGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyContinental CongressCongressJudiciarySuffrageTaxes or TaxationMilitiaCommerceRebellionCivil Rights

Sub Era: Road to Revolution

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