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That Elaborate and Matchless Pile of Art, Called, The Microcosm, or the World in Miniature: (Printed by Edes and Gill in Queen Street.)
AAS 2 Am. Ant. Soc., Proceedings, XI. 465. 1045. (Cut.] An Endeavour to animate and incourage our Soldiers, for the present Expedition (against Canada.] Signed M. B (Mather Byles?] Boston: Printed and Sold by Green and Russell, in Queen-street.
† PHS HARVARD COLLEGE. 1046. Quaestiones.
AAS. HC 1047. Theses.
AAS. HC Evans, 7681. KENNEBECK, PROPRIETORS. 1048. Deed.
MASSACHUSETTS-BAY, PROVINCE. 1049. (Royal arms.) An Act | For the better recruiting His Majesty's Forces on the Continent of America; and for the better | Regulation of the Army, and preventing of Desertion therein. Boston; New-England: Reprinted by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governour and Council.
pp. 4. Evans, 7677. 1050. Province of the Massachusetts Bay. In the House of Representatives, February 26, 1756. Voted, That the following Establishment of Wages be made for the Officers and Soldiers going in the intended Expedition to Crown-Point. † lc
1051. (Royal arms. By the Honourable Spencer Phips Esq; l... | A Proclamation (prohibiting the exportation of provisions and warlike stores out of the Province). Dated January 20, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Honour the Lieutenant-Governour and Council. 1756.
1052. (Royal arms.) By His Excellency | William Shirley, Esq; 1. .. A Proclamation. (On deserters from the Fiftieth
| Regiment.) Dated, February 12, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governour. 1756.
1053. [Royal arms.) By His Excellency | William Shirley, Esq; l 1... A Proclamation. (Encouragements to inlist in service
against the French.) Dated, February 18, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governour and Council, 1756.
MHS 1054. By His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; . . . A Proclamation (on reinlisting Battoemen for other Services.) Dated, March 23, 1756.
Printed in the Boston Weekly News-Letter, March 25, 1756. 1055. [Royal arms.) By His Excellency | William Shirley, Esq; 1... | A Proclamation for a publick Fast. (April 29.) Dated, April 9, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governour and Council. 1756.
Evans, 7710. 1056. (Royal arms.) By the Honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; 1... | A Proclamation (prohibiting the exportation of provisions or warlike stores from the Province until after September 20.) Dated, June 9, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Honour the Lieutenant-Governour and Council. 1756.
† AAS 1057. By the Honourable Spencer Phips, Esq;. . . A Proclamation (royal grant of lands to soldiers serving against the French.) Dated, July 5, 1752.
Printed in the Boston Weekly News-Letter, July 8, 1756. 1058. (Royal arms.) By the Honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; 1... A Proclamation for a publick Fast. (July 22.) Dated, July 10, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Honour the Lieutenant-Governour and Council.
Evans, 7712. 1059. [Royal arms.) By the Honourable Spencer Phips, Esq; 1... | A Proclamation, | For a Publick Thanksgiving. [November 25.] Dated, November 5, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to His Honour the Lieutenant-Governour and Council.
Evans, 7713. 1060. (Royal arms.) By the Honourable | Spencer Phips, Esq;
| a Proclamation For Proroguing the General Court (to January 6, 1757.] Dated, December 6, 1756. Boston: Printed by John Draper, Printer to the Honourable the Lieutenant-General and Council. 1061. By his Excellency William Shirley, Esq; ... Whereas a Number of Battoe-men will be wanted ... Dated, January
, 19, 1756.
1062. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. William Shirley, Esq;l. . . You are hereby required, in His Majesty's Name, immedi- | ately to cause the Enlistments of Soldiers in the several | Companies, ... Dated in Ms., April 15.
BPL 1063. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. | By His Honour the Lieut. Governour- | You are hereby required to cause all the military Com- | panies in the Regiment . . . to be mustered on the Third Wednesday of June next. Dated, May 28, 1756.
BPL. 1064. [Royal arms.) Spencer Phips, Esq;l... Whereas not
( withstanding the repeated Orders issued to the several | Colonels in the Province, there is a Deficiency in the whole Number of Men ordered to be raised for the Service of the Crown-Point Expedi- tion. Dated, July 8, 1756.
Evans, 7711. 1065. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay. | By His Excellency | William Shirley, Esq;)... | Whereas the Quota of Men for this Province in the Expedition against Crown-Point, was . . . determined to be Three Thousand Five Hundred Men. Dated, August (23). 1756.
MHS 1066. Oaths appointed to be taken instead of the Oaths of
1 Allegiance and Supremacy: | And Declaration. (Dated in Ms. September, 1756.)
MA 2 leaves. Archives, XLIV. 309. The last words on the ninth line from foot of Declaration reads “of the Crown,” instead of “of theCrown,” 1067. Military Commission, (William Shirley, Captain-General and Governour in Chief], for the expedition against French at Crown Point and Lake Iroquois (Champlain). 1068. I do acknowledge to have | voluntarily inlisted myself as a private Soldier, to serve ... for the Reduction of Crown-Point. (With certificate.)
Archives, LXXVIII. 205. 1069. Precept to elect representatives to General Court. (On verso is the return made.)
Archives, CXVII. 137. 1070. A Portledge-Bill of
Master and Sailors in His Majesty's Service in the Expedition against Crown Point.)
Archives, Lxv. 230; CCXCI. 42.
1071. Province of the Massachusetts- | Bay, ss. (Royal arms.) Harrison Gray, Esq; | Treasurer ... (Tax warrant.) Dated, July 1, 1756. 1072. Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, ss. (Royal arms.)
1 Harrison Gray, Esq; | Treasurer (tax warrant). Dated November 2, 1756. PECK, ABIEZER. 1073. On the Valiant | New-England | General. Dated, Rehoboth, April 5, 1756.
JCB. The General is John Winslow (1702–1774).
1757 1074. The Award and final Determination Of the Referees respecting the Claims of the Proprietors of the Kenebeck Purchase from the late Colony of New-Plymouth, and the Company holding | under Clark and Lake, relative to the Lands on each Side Kenebeck River. (August Term, 1757.]
Evans, 7837. GERMANTOWN LOTTERY. 1075. First Class of the Germantown Lottery. (Granted April, 1757, for the encouragement of Manufactures in Germantown.) GREAT BRITAIN. 1076. (Cut.] Extract of Articles | From the Treaty-Marine | with Holland, concluded at London the first Day of December | 1674, 0. S. (On p. 3:) Extracts from the Articles of Peace, Commerce and Alliance between the Crowns of Great-Britain and Spain, concluded in a Treaty at Madrid, the 13/23 Day of May 1667. Boston, New-England: Reprinted by John Draper, 1757.
pp. 3. Evans, 7906. HARRINGTON, JOHN. 1077. The Last Words and Dying | Speech | Of John Harrington, Aged 43 Years. / Who was executed at Cambridge, March 17, 1757, for the Murder of Paul Learned. Sold next to the Prison, in Queen-Street, 1757. 1078. (Cut.] The Agonies of a Soul departing out of Time | into Eternity. | A few Lines occasioned by the untimely End of John Harrington, Who is to be Executed at Cambridge this Day, being the 17th of March, 1757, for the Murder of Paul Learnard, the 1st of September last.
By the HONOURABLE SPENCER PHIPS, Esq; Lieutenant-Governour and Commander in Chief in and over. His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bas
in Nex-England. A PROCLAMATION for a publick F AST. W
"HERE AS Almighty GOD is pleased fill to chastize pis with the gricuous Judgment of War, and to World, by the French, who have employed the Indians in these Parts, as Instrunients of their Cruelty in shedding the Blood of Multitudes of Women and Children, as well as Men, upon the Frontiers of thiele Colonies, with such Cire cumkances of Barbaricy as arc most abhorrent not only to the trueSpirit of Christianity, but 'cven toHumanity itself; And whereas the Preparations now made and making against us by our French and. Indian Enotny. loudly admonish us of our Danger as also of our Duty, to acknow ledge the righteous Hand of God in these Dispensations of his Providence, and to seek a fpeedy Reconciliation to Him; and the Time of Adion of the Forces raised by this and the neighbouring Governments for recovering their jurt Rights out of the Hands of tlreir Enemics being probibly very Dear, the Voice of Providence doth evidently call upon us in Icek to God for his Blessing upon our important Undertakings, without which wc hxc no Ground to hope for Si.ccets ;
have therefore thonglit fit, with the advice of his qajesty's Council and at the Defire of the Assembly, to appoint Thursday the Twenty-second of this Enfant July to be observed chiro'ont this Province as a Day of publick Falling an' Prayer ; Dereby calling upon Ministers and
People devoutly to folcumize the sainc by chc decpeli humiliations for our heinous Difences, by which we havč highly Incensed the Divine qajesty against us, and have caused him to hoc his face froin us, and to punish us with the forc Calamities of twar; and also to imploze Dis Commissctation af us, in our present Difirelles, and iftercifully dirca in the forming and Era ccuting of our military Enterprizcs, and thereby to deliver is out the Dauds of our Encinics, and enable us to recover our Rights and properties, by thein unjustly in v&ord ; that he would keep all Sin out of our Camps, as well as from the whole community, and inake us a penitent and rcformed people ; that he would inspire ont Dfficers with condua and Resolution, and our Soldiers with faithfulness and Courage ; and that, as the Captain of our Salvation, hc would lead thein on to Success and didorp; I hat he would graciouQy preserve the important Life of our Sovereign Lord the KING with all the Branches of nis Royal House ; and direct his Coansels and prosper nis just arms for restors and preserving the Peace of Rurope ; and that the Divine promises and predictions of the Universal and Spiritual Reign- of our Lord and Saviour JESUS CHRIST, the prince of pract, may be fyecdily accomplished. And all servile Labour and Recreations are forbidden on the said way. Giren at the Council Chamber in Boston, tie Tenth Day curf July 1756, in the Thirtieth rear of the Reign of 0:1 Sorercigui Lorch
GEORGE :be Sccoud, by the Grace of GOD of Great-Britain, France and, Ireland, King, Defender of the Faith, Sue. By.Order of His Honour the Lieutenant Geyernour,
with the Advice of the Council, 3. wdlard, Setr'y.
GOD save the KING. BOSTON: Printed by John Drepor. Printer to His Honour the Lieutenant-Gorcrnour and Council.