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Pamphlet, Parliamentary Law Regulating Trade, 1742

Pamphlet, Parliamentary Law Regulating Trade, 1742

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Description
Act for “better regulating the Plantation trade”—meaning the trade with all American colonies, from 1742. Parliament passed laws regulating trade within the empire, while routine taxes and legislation were left to the legislature of each colony.
Object Name
pamphlet
broadside
date made
1742
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
occurred
United Kingdom: England, London, Westminster
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
yellowed, black (overall color)
Measurements
overall open: 12 in x 14 3/4 in; 30.48 cm x 37.465 cm
ID Number
PL.253336.01
accession number
253336
catalog number
253336.01
subject
Politics
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Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Exhibition
Exhibition
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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