The letters of Freeman, etc. : essays on the nonimportation movement in South Carolina / collected by William Henry Drayton ; edited with an introd. and notes by Robert M. Weir

Author(s): Drayton, William Henry, 1742-1779
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Subjects: United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783--Causes--Sources
South Carolina--Politics and government--To 1775--Sources
Great Britain--Colonies--America--Commerce--Sources
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, 1977
Series: Tricentennial edition ; no. 6
Tricentennial edition (South Carolina Tricentennial Commission) no. 6
Physical Description: xxxvi, 157 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Gadsden, Christopher, 1724-1805
Mackenzie, John, d. 1771
Wragg, William, 1714-1777
Notes: LCCN: 76056096 //r87
ISBN: 0872492605
A few letters by Christopher Gadsden, John Mackenzie, and William Wragg are included
"The letters ... were written in ... South Carolina, in the year 1769, in consequence of the resolutions which had been formed in that colony on the 28th of June and the 22d of July in the same year, to prevent the importation of British manufactures .... The ... letters ... are ... now delivered to the public in the order in which they appeared in the South Carolina gazette."
Reprint of the 1771 ed. printed in London
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 2646011
ISBN/ISSN: 0872492605