The Resource Debating the issues in colonial newspapers : primary documents on events of the period, David A. Copeland

Debating the issues in colonial newspapers : primary documents on events of the period, David A. Copeland

Label
Debating the issues in colonial newspapers : primary documents on events of the period
Title
Debating the issues in colonial newspapers
Title remainder
primary documents on events of the period
Statement of responsibility
David A. Copeland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pro and con pieces, letters, and news reports from colonial newspapers offer colonists' opinions on such issues as religion and the Boston Tea Party from 1690 to the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E187
LC item number
.C78 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • abstracts summaries
  • bibliography
Label
Debating the issues in colonial newspapers : primary documents on events of the period, David A. Copeland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 387-389) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Great Awakening and George Whitefield, 1739-1745
  • Religious divisions, 1740-1745
  • Massachusetts legalizes lotteries, 1744
  • Medical discoveries and the amazing "Chinese stones," 1745
  • Paper money and the Currency Act, 1751
  • New York public education controversy, 1753-1755
  • Albany Congress, the Plan of Union, and the French and Indian War, 1754-1763
  • Cherokee War, 1759-1761
  • Stamp Act crisis, 1765-1766
  • "No taxation without representation," 1765-1766
  • Newspapers in colonial America
  • The Sons of Liberty, 1765-1776
  • Tories versus patriots, 1768-1775
  • Nonimportation agreements, 1768-1775
  • Boston Massacre, 1770
  • Religious liberty: Baptists call for toleration, 1770-1776
  • Somerset case and the anti-slavery controversy, 1772
  • Tea Act and the Boston Tea Party, 1773-1774
  • Continental Congress, 1774-1775
  • Edenton Tea Party and perceptions of women, 1774
  • Arguments over going to war with England, 1774-1776
  • Censorship, printing control, and freedom of the press, 1690
  • Separation from England, 1768-1776
  • Battles of Lexington and Concord, 1775
  • Declaration of Independence, 1776
  • Inoculation controversy, 1721
  • Impartiality, objectivity, and the press, 1729
  • Attakulakula visits King George II, 1730: Native American-English relations
  • Trial of John Peter Zenger, 1735
  • Women's rights, 1738
  • Stono Rebellion, 1739
Control code
ocm43076901
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 397 pages
Isbn
9780313309823
Lccn
99089070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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u184755
System control number
(OCoLC)43076901

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