State of Rhode-Island and Providence Plantations. In General Assembly, February session, 1780. An act for assessing and apportioning a rate or tax of one hundred and eighty thousand pounds lawful money upon the inhabitants of this state.

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  • Broadsides.,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Confiscations and contributions.

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Other titlesAct for assessing and apportioning a rate or tax of one hundred and eighty thousand pounds.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43876.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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