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Collection Reference Number GLC01450.540
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1776 
Title Andrew Bordman to Samuel Whittemore about informing the people to convene for meetings and elections
Date 8 May 1776
Author Bordman, Andrew (1743-1817)  
Document Type Correspondence; Government document
Content Description Orders Whittemore to inform the population to convene for various meetings, including elections of representatives, a county register, grammar school master, and other town matters. Demands that this warrant be returned after these tasks are completed. Signed by Bordman as town clerk. Verso contains Whittemore's attestation that he did inform the people, and singed by Whittemore as constable.
Subjects Government and Civics  Election  Education  
People Bordman, Andrew (1743-1817)  Whittemore, Samuel (1733-1806)  
Place written Cambridge, Massachusetts
Theme Government & Politics; The American Revolution
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859