By His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; ... A proclamation for a public thanksgiving.

... Thursday the third day of December ... Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the fourth day of November 1767 ..
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Printed by Richard Draper, printer to his excellency the governor, and the honorable his majesty"s Council , Boston
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 10682
ContributionsBernard, Francis, Sir, 1712-1779
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By His Excellency Thomas Pownall, Esq; A proclamation.: His majesty feeling for the miseries that his people of these his dominions daily suffer has determined to make a general invasion on Canada Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the twenty-third day of March, The following is the text of a Proclamation for a Day of Thanksgiving and Praise, issued by John Hancock (Signer of the Declaration of Independence), while he was serving as governor of Massachusetts.

The proclamation was issued October 5, and was declaring Novem the day of Thanksgiving. Commonwealth of Massachusetts. By [ ]. By His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; A proclamation for a day of public thanksgiving.

Thursday the twenty-fourth day of this instant July Given at the Council-chamber in Boston, the fourth day of July, Published: () Good news for America. To the Sons of Liberty. - This is from the collection of Hon.

Raymond S. Wilkins, form Chief Justice of the Mass. Supreme Court who evidently compost the proclamation. See the presentation inscription at the top in the hand of Gov. Saltonstall, "To Ray - a good draftsman as well as a good lawyer and loyal friend." The. Proclamations often announced special days of thanksgiving for military victories or other signs of divine deliverance.

Proclamations were designed to be consumed in public: they were posted on public buildings and often formally read aloud in public spaces, sometimes announced by the beat of drums.

By His Excellency Jonathan Belcher, Esq. BROADSIDE By His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; Captain General in Chief in and over His Majesty's Province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England, and Vice-Admiral of the same.

A Proclamation for a general Fast. Boston: Richard Draper, Letterpress broadside, 15 1/2 x 13 inches. Woodcut royal arms, signed in print by Bernard.

Boston Pilot (), Vol Num 20 November — Commonwealth of Massachusetts. BY HIS EXCELLENCY GEORGE S. BOUTWELL. Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: A PROCLAMATION FOR A DAY OF PUBLIC THANKSGIVING AND PRAISE.

A sermon preached before His Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; governor and commander in chief, the Honourable His Majesty's Council and the Honourable House of Representatives, of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, May 28th.

[electronic resource]: Being the anniversary for the election of His Majesty's Council for said province. Printed by Richard Draper, Printer to His Excellency the Governor and the Honorable His Majesty’s Council: Boston, Enclosure to the RC of No.

Copies were also enclosed in: the RCs of Nos. and ; Andrew Oliver to Thomas Whately, Boston, 2 Sept. T 1/, f 73 (ALS, RC).One of these copies was forwarded with the representation of the Lords of the Committee of the Council.

Patriotism and Piety: The Speeches of His Excellency Caleb Strong, Esq., To the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Papers of His Excellency, From to [Strong, Caleb] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Patriotism and Piety: The Speeches of His Excellency Caleb Strong, Esq., To the Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Author: Caleb Strong.

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A sermon preached before his Excellency Francis Bernard, Esq; governor, the honorable His Majesy's [sic] CouncilAuthor: Andrew Eliot. President Washington issued this proclamation recognizing November 26 as “a day of public thanksgiving and prayer.” John Adams and James Madison also issued proclamations calling on Americans to observe certain days with fasting, prayer, and thanksgiving, but after Madison no President of the United States issued a proclamation for /5(5).

Thanksgiving Day Proclamation “Whereas it is the duty of all nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey His will, to be grateful for His benefits, and humbly to implore His protection and favor; and Whereas both Houses of Congress have, by their joint committee, requested me "to recommend to the people of the United States a day of public thanksgiving and prayer, to be.

This is the text of the October 3, Abraham Lincoln national Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. President Abraham Lincoln’s Proclamation of Thanksgiving Issued, October 3, The year that is drawing towards its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies.

To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we [ ]. appear evident in his Thanksgiving Proclamation ofWashington’s (and the nation’s) first presidential proclamation, issued in the first year of his first term as President of the United States.

In colonial times, Thanksgiving was a harvest festival, in which the colonists offered. George Washington’s October 3,Thanksgiving Day Proclamation. (National Archives Identifier ; original at Library of Congress) In the true spirit of Thanksgiving, he seemed determined not to let his country forget their good fortune and those responsible for bringing it about.

Copy of the complaint of the House of Representatives of Massachuset's-Bay, against Sir Francis Bernard: with Sir Francis Bernard's answer. ([Boston?: s.n., ]), by Massachusetts House of Representatives and Francis Bernard (HTML at Evans TCP) The speeches of His Excellency Governor Hutchinson, to the General Assembly of the Massachusetts-Bay.

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lieutenant governor; the Honorable the Council; and the House of Representatives of the state of Vermont In the city of Vergennes, on occasion of general election.

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By Daniel Clarke Sanders, A.M. Minister of the congregation in Vergennes. That didn’t stop President Washington from issuing two directives early in his first term. The first came as a directive to his cabinet heads on June 8,asking for an accounting of each of their department’s activities.

The second was a public proclamation in October asking for a national Thanksgiving holiday. New Bern- Craven County [NC] Public Library et al.

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Christoph von Graffenried, A Sermon Preach'd in the Audience of His Excellency William Shirley, Esq;, selection on the French threat to British territorial claims: A Sermon Preached before His Excellency, Francis Bernard, selection on the prospect of the colonies.

The First Thanksgiving Proclamation June 20 On Jthe governing council of Charlestown, Massachusetts, held a meeting to determine how best to express thanks for the good fortune that had seen their community securely established.

By unamimous vote they instructed Edward Rawson, the clerk, to proclaim June 29 as a day of. In "To His Excellency General Washington," does Wheatley use positive or negative words. It is a lyric the form of an address; it is written to a particular subject; written in an elevated style; in this poem, it addresses the colonies and Washington and uses elevated language, praise.

Patriotism and piety. The speeches of His Excellency Caleb Strong, esq., to the Senate and House of representatives of the commonwealth of Massachusetts; with their answers; and other official publick papers of His Excellency, from to Pages:.

SERMONA UponOccafionoftheDeathof OurlateSoi^ercign, GEORGEtheSecond. preach'dbefore HisExcellency FRANCISBERNARD,Efq; Captain-GeneralandGovernorinChief, THEHonourable.A sermon preach'd in the audience of His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; captain general, governour and commander in chief, the Honourable His Majesty's Council, and the Honourable House of Representatives, of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay, in New-England.

May 29th George Washington issued the first presidential proclamation on October 3,recommending all Americans to set aside November 26 as a “Day of National Thanksgiving.” He and his successors.