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Act by House of Representatives issued to Bernardston selectmen to hold town meeting to vote on the Constitution

author   John Avery
creator   Commonwealth of Massachusetts
date   Feb 19, 1779
location   Boston, Massachusetts
width   7.25"
height   9.25"
process/materials   printed paper, ink
item type   Legal Documents/Government/Society Records
accession #   #L04.050

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See Also...

Convention at Hatfield article in the Hampshire Gazette

Editorial "To the Public" on the Constitution published in the Hampshire Gazette

Deerfield Town Warrant

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