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. By the Honorable John Hancock, Esq; [Five lines in Latin from Virgil]

Main Author: Hancock, John
Other Authors: Adams, Samuel, Church, Benjamin
Format: eBook
Published: New-Haven Re-printed by Thomas and Samuel Green 1774, M,DCC,LXXIV. [1774]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Adams, T.R. Amer. pamphlets, 117d. - 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." -. - English Short Title Catalog, W21492. - Evans, 13316. - Reproduction of original from Library of Congress. - Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut, 794
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (15,[1]p) 8°