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To His Excellency Benjamin Fletcher ...

New York (N.Y.). Common Council.

To His Excellency Benjamin Fletcher ...

The humble address of the mayor, recorder, alder-men and commonality of their majesties city of New-York, conven"d in Common Council. ..

by New York (N.Y.). Common Council.

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Published by Printed and sold by William Bradford, printer to King William and Queen Mary at the city of New-York in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fletcher, Benjamin, -- 1640-1703.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 677.
    ContributionsDeLancey, Stephen, 1663-1741.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14603136M

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