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  • The following is the account of the number of inhabitants in the colony, of Rhode-Island, taken between the 4th of May and the 14th of June, 1774, and ordered to be printed by the hon. General Assembly, among their public acts and orders.
Call No:
  • G1157
  • Broadsides 1774 No.5
Imprint Place:
  • Newport [R.I.]: :
  • Printed by S. Southwick, in Queen-Street.,
Imprint Date:
  • [1774]
Physical Description:
  • 1 sheet ([1] p.) ;
  • 43 x 31 cm.
Bibliographic References:
  • Alden, J.E. Rhode Island imprints,
  • Evans ESTC
  • 545
  • 13572 W11176
  • Table, in fifteen columns; printed area measures 21.0 x 22.8 cm.
  • Gives a list of Whites, Indians, and Blacks, either under or above 16 years of age, further categorized by gender.
  • Printed transcription of data issued in: Census of the inhabitants of the Colony of Rhode the year 1774...Arranged by John R. Bartlett. (Providence: Knowles and Anthony, c1858.)
  • USE 1858 transcription imprint: RIHS Rdg Rm HA612 1774 R4
  • 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. RIHS Copy 2 transfered from MSS: Moses Brown Papers, v.1, p.25 at unknown date. RIHS Copy 2 contains manuscript annotations, in Moses Brown's hand, of the tallies of inhabitants in Rhode Island for 1730, 1748, 1755, 1774 and 1782.
  • RHI9
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