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Image of the Act requiring General Officers and General Assembly members to subscribe to the Test Act, June 16, 1776.

The Test Act required legislators to adhere and was passed into law by the General Assembly while convened at Newport on June 16,…


Image of the Act for Making the Test Act General, July 21, 1776.

The Test Act required legislators to adhere and was passed into law by the General Assembly while convened at Newport on June 16, 1776. The Act making the test/oath general occurred…


We the Subscribers do solemnly and sincerely declare that
we believe the War, Resistance and Opposition in which the United
American Colonies are now engaged against the Fleets and Armies of
Great Britain is, on the Part of the said Colonies,…

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