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A copy of a letter from Samuel Tully, alias R. Heathcoate, who is under sentence of death for piracy and murder to his father, in England; written the day he received sentence, but copied over since his confinement in the state prison, in presence of some gentlemen whose duty it is to attend there

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Date

1812

Place of Publication

Boston.

Publisher

Coverly, Nathaniel, 1775?-1824, printer.

Subjects

Piracy
Crime
Boston (Mass.)
Murder
Last letters before death
Tully, Samuel, 1771-1812

Identifiers

BIB ID: 308547
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocm84060032
OCLC Control No.: (OCoLC)ocn191501324
AAS General Catalog URL: http://catalog.mwa.org/vwebv/holdingsInfo?bibId=308547
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Physical Dimensions

29 x 21 cm.

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“A copy of a letter from Samuel Tully, alias R. Heathcoate, who is under sentence of death for piracy and murder to his father, in England; written the day he received sentence, but copied over since his confinement in the state prison, in presence of some gentlemen whose duty it is to attend there,” Isaiah Thomas Broadside Ballads Project, accessed February 21, 2024, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/thomasballads/items/show/330.