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State of Rhode-Island and Providence plantations. In General assembly, October session, A.D. 1778: Whereas many inhabitants of the island of Rhode Island, after having suffered every evil and insult, from the wanton cruelty of our enemies
Rhode IslandGeneral Assembly.Carter, John1745-1814Mumford, William
Alden. R.I. imprints,
United StatesRhode Island
Printed by John Carter
1 sheet ( p.) ; 22 x 18 cm.
Three resolutions, the first appointing a committee to provide for the relief of all those persons on the island who are destitute of the means of support and subsistence; the second, on methods of soliciting funds, and other details; and the third, giving orders for publication of the resolutions in the next Providence gazette.
Signed: Witness, William Mumford, D. sec'ry.
Imprint from Evans 16043.
N-YHS copy: closely trimmed; fabric lining.