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1775-02-06, Clarification of importation ban
February 6, 1775 broadside regarding the interpretation of article 1 of the resolutions passed by the the Continental Congress. Said resolution
agreed on a British and Irish embargo as of December 1, 1774; thereafter, article 10 ruled that as of February 1, 1775, any such goods would be sent back
without breaking the packages. This broadside reiterated the decision that said goods, under the interpretation and clarification by the New York
Committee Chamber, would be sent back in the same vessel that originally brought them to port. (Digitized from a microfilm copy of title originally held
by the New York Historical Society Library).
Title:   To the freeholders, freemen, and inhabitants of the city and county of New-York : Gentlemen, As the conduct of the general committee is not understood by some, and misrepresented by others ...
OCLC Number:   62810124
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