At head of title: By Richard Viscount Howe of the Kingdom of Ireland, and William Howe, Esq ; general of His Majesty's forces in America the King's Commissioners for Restoring Peace to His Majesty's Colonies and Plantations in North-America, &c. &c. &c.
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November 30, 1776 Proclamation by Richard and William Howe which noted previous grants of a free and general pardon if colonists again paid allegiance to Britain. Now the proclamation allowed for clemency for all who lay down guns against Britain and return home; the oath was also included in this document.
Signed: Howe, W. Howe. By command of their excellencies, Hen. Strachey.
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Print version: Great Britain. Commissioners for Restoring Peace to His Majesty's Colonies and Plantations in North-America. By Richard Viscount Howe of the Kingdom of Ireland, and William Howe, Esq. [New York] Printed by Macdonald & Cameron in Water-Street, between the coffee-house and the Old Slip.