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Hancock, John (1737-1793) House resolutions for framing a new state constitution

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01142 Author/Creator: Hancock, John (1737-1793) Place Written: Boston Type: Broadside Date: 15 June 1779 Pagination: 1 p. 25 x 20 cm

Summary of Content: Resolving that towns have elections and that elect representatives to a convention.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: State ConstitutionRevolutionary WarElectionPoliticsGovernment and Civics

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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