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The Resource A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston : perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe

A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston : perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe

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A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston : perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe
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A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston
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perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe
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  • illustrations
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  • plates
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index present
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non fiction
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  • 1726-1790
  • 1741-1775
  • 1723-1799
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  • Bowdoin, James
  • Warren, Joseph
  • Pemberton, Samuel
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  • Boston Massacre, 1770
  • United States
  • Murder
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A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston : perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe
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  • "Printed by order of the town of Boston, and sold by Edes & Gill, in Queen Street, and T. & J. Fleet, in Cornhill, 1770 ... Republished with notes and illustrations ... "
  • At a town meeting March 12, 1770, James Bowdoin, Joseph Warren and Samuel Pemberton were appointed a committee to prepare a particular account of the massacre. The "Short narrative" was prepared, accepted at a town meeting held March 19, and ordered immediately printed
  • Half-title: Original narrative of the Boston Massacre
  • Additional observations to A short narrative--p. [109]-117
  • "Appendix containing the several depositions referred to in the preceding narrative ..."--p. [37]-108. "An index to the appendix"--p. [119]-122
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
122 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates (one folded)
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00007234
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unmediated
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rdamedia
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n
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illustrations, plan
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07-B278
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A Short narrative of the horrid massacre in Boston : perpetrated in the evening of the fifth day of March, 1770, by soldiers of the 29th regiment, which with the 14th regiment were then quartered there : with some observations on the state of things prior to that catastrophe
Publication
Note
  • "Printed by order of the town of Boston, and sold by Edes & Gill, in Queen Street, and T. & J. Fleet, in Cornhill, 1770 ... Republished with notes and illustrations ... "
  • At a town meeting March 12, 1770, James Bowdoin, Joseph Warren and Samuel Pemberton were appointed a committee to prepare a particular account of the massacre. The "Short narrative" was prepared, accepted at a town meeting held March 19, and ordered immediately printed
  • Half-title: Original narrative of the Boston Massacre
  • Additional observations to A short narrative--p. [109]-117
  • "Appendix containing the several depositions referred to in the preceding narrative ..."--p. [37]-108. "An index to the appendix"--p. [119]-122
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
122 pages, 2 unnumbered leaves of plates (one folded)
Lccn
00007234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, plan
System control number
07-B278

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