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Covention [sic] at Concord, Sept. 22, 1779 for stating the prices of sundry articles: At a convention of delegates, met at Concord, for the state of New-Hampshire, on Wednesday the 22d of September, A.D. 1779,--for the purpose of endeavouring to lay some plan to appreciate the paper currency,--
Convention at Concord, Sept. 22, 1779 for stating the prices of sundry articles
Convention begun and held at Concord (1779 Sept. 22-23)Fowle, Zechariahd. 1784Langdon, John1741-1819
18th centuryRevolution, 1775-1783
Currency questionPrice regulationPricesEconomic conditionsHistoryEconomic aspects
New HampshireUnited States
1 sheet ( p.) ; 37 x 18 cm.
"... Resolved, at our opinion, that no article of merchandize or country produce, be sold after the first day of October next, at a higher price than the following, viz. ... Done in convention at Concord by unanimous consent, the 23d day of September, A.D. 1779."
Signed: John Langdon, president, attest, E. Thompson, secretary.
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Text in two columns.
N-YHS copy: fabric lining.