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New York (Colony)Governor (1771-1780 : Tryon).Tryon, William1729-1788Gaine, Hugh1726 or 7-1807
By His Excellency William Tryon, Esq; captain general and governor in chief, in and over the province of New-York ... A proclamation: Whereas the General Assembly of this province stands prorogued to the first day of February ... I do ... dissolve the said General Assembly ... Given under my hand and seal, at arms, in the city of New-York, the second day of January, one thousand seven hundred and seventy-six
New York, N.Y
1 sheet ( p.) : coat of arms ; 31 x 19 cm.
Signed: Wm. Tryon. By His Excellency's command, Sam. Bayard, Jun. d. secry. God save the King.
Imprint from Evans.
Royal arms at head of title.
Watermark: crown over "GR."
N-YHS copy: wood block split in half; fabric lining.
WatermarksPolitics and government
New York (Colony).
EnglandNew York (State)
government publicationBroadsides.Proclamations.Damaged type (Printing)-New York (State)-New York-1776.