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Committee of Public Safety. New York Appeal to Members of NY Provincial Congress to attend February session

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC02555 Author/Creator: Committee of Public Safety. New York Place Written: [New York] Type: Broadside Date: 1776/01/08 ca. Pagination: 1 p. 23 x 19 cm

Summary of Content: Issued by the New York Committee of Public Safety, appealing to New York's members of Congress. Also appeals on rejection of Lord North's reconciliation plan, which is intended to "disunite the colonies." From the Alexander McDougall papers.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Global History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyRevolutionary WarRevolutionary War GeneralContinental CongressCongressGovernment and CivicsPeace

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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