Proclamation urging resistance to British, 1779

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The proclamation urges residents of Castine to confront the British and challenge their efforts to establish a post on the Penobscot.

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About This Item

  • Title: Proclamation urging resistance to British, 1779
  • Creation Date: 1779
  • Subject Date: 1779
  • Town: Castine
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. 463, No. 168
  • Collection: WPA broadsides relating to Maine, Massachusetts, and World War I
  • Object Type: Text

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