The Annals of America; From the Discovery by Columbus in the Year 1492, to the Year 1826 Volume 1

The Annals of America; From the Discovery by Columbus in the Year 1492, to the Year 1826 Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1829 edition. Excerpt: ...determination in Europe, by the mutual consent of the two states of England and Holland. The articles of agreement are In Hutchinson, Hazard, and Trumbull. S Hutchinson, i. 171. Neal, N. Eng. i. 297. The college was governed under this charter until 1685, when the colony charter was vacated. 3 Hubbard, c. 76. The families mentioned in the text, " did in 1650. attend upon the publick means appointed by the care of Mr. Mayhew, to instruct them further therein; insomuch that now all the island, in a manner hath embraced our religion and follow our customs and manners &c." But by now, Mr. Hubbard doubtless meant the time when he wrote, which might be 20 or The south part of the town of Barnstable in Massachusetts 1650. was, about this time, amicably purchased of Wianno and several-other sachems.1 The constitution of Maryland was established. A law was Coimitapassed for settling the provincial assembly. It enacted, that t'onofMa ', ii j L i i-u f u It rylandset those members, called by special writ, should lorm the Upper tied. House; that those, chosen by the hundreds, should compose the Lower House; and that all bills, which should be passed by the two houses, and assented to by the governor, should be deemed the laws of the province, and have the same effect, as if the freemen were personally present. The colony was now divided into three colony dicounties, which contained eight hundreds. Laws were enacted vided into for peopling Maryland. An order was made for the relief of c"""" the poor. Punishments were provided for various crimes. The Salutary fees of office were regulated. The interests of agriculture and aws' commerce were encouraged. Public prosperity and private happiness were thus promoted by salutary...show more

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  • Paperback | 334 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 18mm | 599g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236577469
  • 9781236577467