An oration; delivered March 5, 1774 : at the request of the inhabitants of the town of Boston: to commemorate the bloody tragedy of the fifth of March 1770

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Main Author: Hancock, John, 1737-1793.
Contributors: Adams, Samuel, 1722-1803., Church, Benjamin, 1734-1778., Warren, Joseph, 1741-1775., Cooper, Samuel, 1725-1783.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston: : Printed by Edes and Gill, in Queen Street,, M,DCC,LXXIV. [1774]
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245 1 3 |a An oration; delivered March 5, 1774 :  |b at the request of the inhabitants of the town of Boston: to commemorate the bloody tragedy of the fifth of March 1770  |c By the Honorable John Hancock, Esq; ; [Five lines in Latin from Virgil] 
260 |a Boston: :  |b Printed by Edes and Gill, in Queen Street,,  |c M,DCC,LXXIV. [1774] 
300 |a 20 p. ;  |c 23 cm. (fol.) 
500 |a Half-title: An oration delivered March fifth, 1774. 
500 |a Authorship of the oration has been attributed to Samuel Adams, to Benjamin Church and Joseph Warren, and to Samuel Cooper. See T.R. Adams, who notes "In all probability a number of Boston radicals had a hand in its composition." 
500 |a Title within mourning border. 
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510 4 |a Adams, T.R. Amer. pamphlets,  |c 117a. 
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590 |a Frederic R. Kirkland collection. 
590 |a HSP copy on deposit in the Library Company of Philadelphia. 
650 0 |a Boston Massacre, 1770  |x Anniversaries, etc. 
651 0 |a United States  |x History  |y Revolution, 1775-1783  |x Causes. 
651 0 |a United States  |x Politics and government  |y Revolution. 
700 1 |a Adams, Samuel,  |d 1722-1803. 
700 1 |a Church, Benjamin,  |d 1734-1778. 
700 1 |a Warren, Joseph,  |d 1741-1775. 
700 1 |a Cooper, Samuel,  |d 1725-1783. 
752 |a United States  |b Massachusetts  |d Boston. 
852 |a Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Library Company  |h LCP  |t 1 
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