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  • Account of the people in the colony of Rhode-Island, whites and blacks, : together with the quantity of arms and ammunition, in the hands of private persons.
Call No:
  • G1157
  • Broadsides 1755 No.2
Imprint Place:
  • [Rhode Island :
  • s.n.,
Imprint Date:
  • 18--]
Physical Description:
  • 1 sheet ([1] p.) ;
  • 21 x 33 cm.
Bibliographic References:
  • Alden, J.E. Rhode Island,
  • Bristol Shipton & Mooney
  • 159A
  • B1764 40794
  • Signed: Stephen Hopkins. Colony of Rhode-Island, December 24th 1755.
  • Apparently a nineteenth-century reprint of the 1755 census; it contains no long s's, and is on wove paper. Cf. Alden. Another reprint edition was printed by James Atkinson at Newport, R.I., in 1850. Rhode Island Historical Society holds only known original imprint. Newsbank Readex Early American Imprints series uses RIHS copy.
  • Preservation and electronic cataloging for this broadside was made possible by a generous grant from the Rhode Island Society of the Sons of the Revolution, the Rhode Island Society of Colonial Wars, the Rhode Island Society of the Sons of the American Revolution, and the General Society of Colonial Wars.
  • Broadside Collection: G 1157
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