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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
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.