New Jersey. Legislature. General Assembly. Acts, 1727, 1746, 1747

Mss.345.12.N46

Date: 1727-1747 | Size: 3 items

Abstract

Acts for issuing bills of credit (1727), for victualling the forces on an expedition to Canada (1746), and for further victualling forces lately raised in New Jersey on an expedition to Canada (1747).

Collection Information

Physical description

3 items.

Provenance

Purchased and accessioned, 1956 (1329ms). See in-house shelf list for additional accession numbers.

Early American History Note

This collection consists of three oversized broadsides conveying laws passed by New Jersey.

Indexing Terms


Genre(s)

  • Official Government Documents and Records
  • Statutes.

Geographic Name(s)

  • New Jersey -- Politics and government -- To 1775.
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

Subject(s)

  • Colonial Politics
  • Colony and State Specific History
  • Military history, Modern -- 18th century.
  • Statutes -- New Jersey.


Detailed Inventory

Acts
1727-1747 
New Jersey. Legislature. General Assembly.
An act for the making of 24,760£ in bills of credit, in order to exchange the bills of credit formerly made currant in this province by an act passed in the year. . .1723;
Feb. 5, 172712 3/4" x 8"

Amboy,Ms.D.S: John Johnston, speaker; W. Burnet, Feb. 10, 1727. 16 leaves Doc.S: Mich. Kearny, Act gives detailed instructions for printing and distributing the bills of credit. Benjamin Franklin was official printer for N.J. at this period. Printed: N.J. General Assembly, Acts…collected…by…Samuel Nevill; Bradford, 1752, p. 146. FILM 54-66 FRAME 12

General physical description: 12 3/4" x 8"

New Jersey. Legislature. General Assembly.
An act to make current 850£...for the further victualling the forces...on an expedition against Canada;
Oct. 17, 174615-1/2x1-1/2

D.S. : Robert Lawrence, Speaker; Jo[h]n Reading; Nov. 1, 1746, John Hamilton. 4 leaves. Seal.

General physical description: 15-1/2x1-1/2

New Jersey. Legislature. General Assembly.
An act to make current 1,000£ in bills of credit for the further victualling... forces lately raised in New Jersey on an expedition against Canada;
May 7, 174715-1/2x12-1/2

D.S.:Robert Lawrence, Speaker; Jno.Reading; John Hamilton. 4 leaves. Seal.

General physical description: 15-1/2x12-1/2