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State of Massachusetts-Bay. In the House of Representatives, June 21, 1779.

Resolved, that the selectmen ... collect from the inhabitants ... or otherwis procure ... a number of shirts, pairs of shoes and pairs of stockings, set and affixed to their respective towns in the following schedule ..

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SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 16366
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