Discovery Document

This completes the alphabetic listing of names transcribed from by the newly rediscovered Boston 1767 non-consumption subscription. Page Col. Obv / Verso Place in Col. Sex First Name Last Name Notes on ms 5 1 O 1 M Henderson Inches 2 1 O 2 M Tho.s Ivers 2 1 O 11 M James Ivers 2 […]

Over 660 signatures appear on a newly re-discovered 1767 Non-Consumption Agreement from Boston. Here they are listed alphabetically by surname A through H. Page Col. Obv / Verso Place in Col. Sex First Name Last Name Notes on ms 6 2 V 9 M Jonathan Abrams 3 2 O 17 M John Adams Junr 1 […]

Over 660 signatures appear on a newly re-discovered 1767 Non-Consumption Agreement from Boston. Here is the second installment of transcribed names. Col Obv / Verso Place in Col. Sex First Name Last Name Notations on ms 5 1 O 1 M Henderson Inches 5 1 O 2 M William Etheridge 5 1 O 3 M […]

  Page Column Obv / Verso Place in Col. Gender First Name Last Name Notations on ms 1 1 O 1 M John Steel   1 1 O 2 M John Ruddock   1 1 O 3 M Saml Proctor   1 1 O 4 M Richard Bright   1 1 O 5 M Jabez […]

“Boston September 21, 1773 Sir Doctor Young yesterday introduced Doctor Randall to me as a Gentleman and Physician of Reputation, and at his Request I enetered upon a conversation concerning medical Matters in general, and more particularly upon the Manner of treating the small Pox, when communicated in the natural way or by Inoculation— And […]

Date: May 10, 1775 Posted from Cambridge [MA] to my “dear friend, Miss Mercy Scollay [at Worcester] [I] am happy in hearing you with the Family are all in Health. Dr. Dix wanted to be informed respecting the sowing some wheat, let the Dr. know I shall acquiesce in his Judgment. I think it will […]

Date: February 25, 1775 To Dr. Elijah Dix [of Worcester] “Boston, 25 Feby. 1775 I must request you to have the House ready to receive some of my Goods in three or four Days, if they should arrive before any of my Family I must beg you would take the care of them, as the […]

Date: April 7, 1772 Authors: John Adams, Samuel S. Quincy, and Ebenezer Goldthwaite The plaintiffs protest that Warren has illegally evicted several members of the Green family from a piece of land in Hanover Street occupied by a house “and other buildings.” The endorsements record the pleas of the parties to the suit: “And the […]

Author: John Adams Date: April 8, 1768 “And the said Joseph Warren agreeing that s[ai]d Phillip may give any special matter in Evidence and in general and upon the said Phillip agreeing that he may wave this plea & [substitute] with that plea of s[ai]d Phillip before pleaded insufficient in law to preclude him s[ai]d […]

Author: Graph Iatroos, a pseudonym Date: February 1765 “Sir There has been [for] some time on foot a proposal [for] forming medical Societies or Associations of Doctors analogous to those of the Clergy for the more speedy Improvement of our young Physicians; as by communicating to each other any Discoveries in any of the Branches […]