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By His Excellency Joseph Reed, Esq; president, and the Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, a proclamation [electronic resource] : Whereas divers of the inhabitants of the county of Cumberland, within this state, have, by their humble petition, represented to the Honourable House of Assembly, in their present session, that they are in a state of most imminent danger, from a number of violent wicked persons within the said county, who, being detected in counterfeiting money and such like evil practices, have burnt the barns, mills and houses ... Given ... at Philadelphia, this twenty-fifth day of March, in the year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and eighty
Bib ID 3375483
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Pennsylvania. Supreme Executive Council
 
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Description [Philadelphia] : Printed by Hall and Sellers., 1780 
1 sheet ([1] p.) 
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Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 43866.

Notes

Offering a reward for the arrest of five counterfeiters and arsonists.

Signed: Joseph Reed, president. Attest. T. Matlack, secretary.

Coat of arms at head of title.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

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Bristol B5157

Shipton & Mooney 43866

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 43866). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Crime -- Pennsylvania.  |  Counterfeiters -- Pennsylvania.  |  Arson -- Pennsylvania.  |  Bounties -- Pennsylvania.
Form/genre Broadsides.
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Reed, Joseph, 1741-1785

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