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Broadside printed in paragraphs, in black on light brown paper, with crest, signed Guy Carleton
Order requiring habitants and land owners to keep open an 8-foot wide road during the winter, and for travellers to keep to the right
Source: Québec (Province, 1763-1791). Gouverneur, 1768-1778 (Carleton). Messire Guy Carleton, chevalier du bain, capitaine-général et gouverneur en chef de la province de Québec ..
: comm'il est indispensablement nécessaire pour le service du Roy et la commodité du public, que tous les chemins royaux, ainsi que ceux qui y communiquent, soient en hiver battus et entretenus double, ou assés larges pour qu'ils puissent y passer et repasser aisément deux voitures de f -- [Québec : W. Brown, 1776] -- 1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 31 x 19 cm. -- Oeuvre complète
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