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2 edition of Commonwealth history of Massachusetts. found in the catalog.

Commonwealth history of Massachusetts.

Albert Bushnell Hart

Commonwealth history of Massachusetts.

by Albert Bushnell Hart

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Massachusetts -- History.

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      LC ClassificationsF64 .H322
      The Physical Object
      Pagination5 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5995257M
      LC Control Number66027095

      The Massachusetts General Laws is a codification of many of the statutes of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Commonwealth's laws are promulgated by an elected bicameral ("two-chamber") legislative body, the Massachusetts General Court. The resulting laws—both Session Laws and General Laws—together make up the statutory law of the . - Massachusetts is sixth state to ratify the United States Constitution on Feb. 6, - The first American novel, William Hill Brown's The Power of Sympathy, published in Worcester. - State House built in Boston. - John Adams, born in Quincy, elected 2nd president of United States. 19th Century Massachusetts History.

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