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Collection Reference Number GLC02542.31
From Archive Folder Collection of correspondence of the North Family 
Title Appointment of John North as a Justice of the Peace in Lincoln County, Massachusetts
Date 31 October 1760
Author Bernard, Francis, Sir (1712-1779)  
Additional authors Oliver, Andrew (1706-1774)
Document Type Government document; Legal document
Content Description Partially printed document signed by Bernard as Massachusetts governor and Andrew Oliver as secretary. A manuscript note on the verso, dated 13 November 1760 and signed by Jacob Wendell and James Bowdoin as members of the governor's council, affirms that North took the oath of office. Includes paper seal.
Subjects Government and Civics  Judiciary  American Statesmen  Oath  
People Bernard, Francis, Sir (1712-1779)  Oliver, Andrew (1706-1774)  Bowdoin, James (1726-1790)  Wendell, Jacob (fl. 1760)  
Place written Boston, Massachusetts
Theme Government & Politics; Law
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859