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1775-06-12, In Congress, Day of fasting and prayer, July 20th (Watertown)
June 12, 1775 broadside issued by John Hancock, president of the Continental Congress that recommended June 20th as a public day of prayer and
fasting for the benefit of resolving the discord between the colonies and Great Britain. Of note, there are two other variants, both printed in
PHiladelphia and in LLMC @24950-51. (Digitized from a microfilm copy of title originally held by the New York Historical Society Library).
Title:   In Congress, Monday, June 12, 1775 : ... This Congress ... recommend, that Thursday, the twentieth day of July next, be observed by the inhabitants of all the English colonies on this continent, as a day of public humiliation, fasting and prayer ...
OCLC Number:   511251989
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