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Collection Reference Number GLC06313.04.072
From Archive Folder Aaron Hobart Collection 
Title Bartholomew Brown to Aaron Hobart regarding the removing of the General Court to a new location
Date 14 May 1819
Author Brown, Bartholomew (1772-1854)  
Recipient Hobart, Aaron  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description Informs Hobart that a petition exists for creation of a viewing committee to consider the question of removing the General Court to a new location. Mentions that if Hobart agrees with the proposal, a "similar petition [should] be drawn up and circulated in the town."
Subjects American Statesmen  Politics  Government and Civics  Petition  Judiciary  
People Brown, Bartholomew (1772-1854)  Hobart, Aaron (1787-1858)  Coblesman, Captain (fl. 1819-1822)  
Place written Bridgewater, Massachusetts
Theme Law; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Bartholomew Brown was a lawyer in Massachusetts.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859