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Collection Reference Number GLC05666.01
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1785 
Title Instructions from Boston to its Representatives in State Legislature
Date ca. 1785
Author Cooper, William (1720-1809)  
Document Type Government document
Content Description Printed sheet with manuscript note at top containing information about the meeting. The instructions concern the imbalance of trade relations with foreign states, and encourage the federal government to negotiate and form better trading conditions on behalf of all the United States.
Subjects Government and Civics  Merchants and Trade  Finance  Banking  
Place written Boston, [?]
Theme Creating a New Government; Government & Politics; Merchants & Commerce; Banking & Economics; Foreign Affairs
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859