AuthorDickinson, John, 1732-1808.
TitleThe writings of John Dickinson, Vol. 1. Political writings, 1764-1774. Edited at the request of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, by Paul Leicester Ford.
PublishedPhiladelphia, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1895.
Descriptionxxii, 501 p. front. (port.), facsim. 26 cm.
SeriesMemoirs of The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, vol. XIV
General NoteHalf-title: "Publications of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Life and writings of John Dickinson. vol. II." vol. I being "The life and times of John Dickinson, 1732-1808 ... Prepared by Charles J. Stillé ... 1891." (Memoirs of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania. vol. XIII)
The "Writings" as planned were to appear in 3 volumes.
Formatted NoteContents: Speech on a petition for a change of government of the colony of Pennsylvania, May 24, 1764 -- A protest against a resolution of the Assembly of Pennsylvania for petitioning the king to change the colony of Pennsylvania from a proprietary to a royal government, May 28, 1764 -- A petition to the king from the inhabitants of Pennsylvania, July, 1764 -- A reply to the speech of Joseph Galloway, September 4, 1764 -- An answer to Joseph Galloway, September 29, 1764 -- A receipt to make a speech, October, 1764 -- A protest against the appointment of Benjamin Franklin as agent for the colony of Pennsylvania, October 26, 1764 -- Observations on Mr. Franklin's remarks on a late protest, November, 1764 -- Resolutions adopted by the Assembly of Pennsylvania relative to the Stamp Act, September 21, 1765 -- The Declaration of Rights adopted by the Stamp Act Congress, October 19, 1765 -- A petition to the king from the Stamp Act Congress, October 19, 1765 -- An address to the "friends and countrymen" on the Stamp Act, November, 1765 --

The late regulations respecting the British colonies considered, December 7, 1765 -- An address to the Committee of Correspondence in Barbados, 1766 -- Letters of a farmer in Pennsylvania, 1768 -- An address read at a meeting of merchants to consider non-importation, April 25, 1768 -- A song for American freedom, July, 1768 -- Letter to the Philadelphia merchants concerning non-importation, July, 1768 -- A petition from the Assembly of Pennsylvania to the king, March 9, 1771 -- Two letters on the Tea Tax, November, 1773 -- Letters to the inhabitants of the British Colonies, May, 1774.
SubjectsPennsylvania -- Politics and government -- To 1775.
United States -- Politics and government -- Revolution, 1775-1783.
Other AuthorsFord, Paul Leicester, 1865-1902. ed.
LC Card Number01-10365
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