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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04293 Author/Creator: Place Written: Boston Type: Broadside Date: 1779/06/17 Pagination: 1 p. 39.3 x 24.9 cm

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04293 Author/Creator: Place Written: Boston Type: Broadside Date: 1779/06/17 Pagination: 1 p. 39.3 x 24.9 cm

Summary of Content: Resolution in support of price regulation and the necessity of local committees of correspondence to enforce the regulations. Also resolving that those who refused to accept Continental currency be considered enemies. Printed by Benjamin Edes & Co.

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Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: LoyalistCoins and CurrencyRevolutionary WarFinanceEconomics

Sub Era: The War for Independence

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