Governor Wanton prevented from taking oath of office, May 7, 1775

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Title

Governor Wanton prevented from taking oath of office, May 7, 1775

Subject

United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.

Description

Image of the Act which prevented Governor Wanton from taking oath of office and acting in capacity due to his opposition to the army of observation, May 7, 1775.

Creator

Rhode Island. General Assembly

Source

C#00210 – Acts & Resolves of the General Assembly

Publisher

Rhode Island State Archives

Date

1775 May 7

Rights

Copyright is in the public domain unless otherwise specified. We reserve the right to restrict reproduction of materials due to preservation concerns.

Format

jpeg

Language

eng

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Original Format

paper

Citation

Rhode Island. General Assembly, "Governor Wanton prevented from taking oath of office, May 7, 1775," in Virtual Exhibits, Item #856, http://sos.ri.gov/virtualarchives/items/show/856 (accessed November 20, 2017).