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1760-10-01, Proclamation of day of thanksgiving
October 1, 1760 Proclamation by Cadwallader Colden establishing October 23rd as a day of thanksgiving for the successes against the French in Canada.
(Digitized from a microfilm copy of the title originally held by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania Library).
Title:   By the Honourable Cadwallader Colden, Esq ; president of His Majesty's Council, and commander in chief of the province of New-York, and the territories depending thereon in America. A proclamation : Whereas it hath pleased almighty God, to continue his Divine presence and blessing with the forces of our gracious Sovereign, employ'd in North-America ... I ... do ordain and appoint, that Thursday the twenty-third day of October, instant, be set apart and observed, throughout this province, as a day of publick thanksgiving ... Given under my hand and seal at arms, at Fort-George, in the city of New-York, the first day of October, 1760 ...
OCLC Number:   456802095
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