To His Excellency, Sir John Colbourne [sic], K.C.B., Lieutenant Governor of the Province of Upper Canada, and Major General Commanding His Majesty's Forces therein : ... whilst we, the undersigned inhabitants of York and its vicinity, regret extremely that our first welcome offered to Your Excellency should be embittered by complaint and prayer ... Printed ephemera and broadsides from the Metropolitan Toronto LibraryPrinted ephemera

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Titre To His Excellency, Sir John Colbourne [sic], K.C.B., Lieutenant Governor of the Province of Upper Canada, and Major General Commanding His Majesty's Forces therein : ... whilst we, the undersigned inhabitants of York and its vicinity, regret extremely that our first welcome offered to Your Excellency should be embittered by complaint and prayer ... Printed ephemera and broadsides from the Metropolitan Toronto LibraryPrinted ephemera
Adresse bibliographique [Toronto?]: publisher not identified,[1828?]
Identificateur 40798
Sujet Libel and slander--CanadaFreedom of the press--OntarioCollins, Francis, 1801-1834Diffamation--CanadaLiberté de la presse--OntarioCollins, Francis, 1801-1834
Document original Toronto Public Library.
Collection Monographies
Langue anglais
Description 1 sheet (verso blank) ; 27 x 21 cm.
Petitions on Collins' behalf were sent to the lieutenant governor, Sir John Colborne, in late 1828, to protest the jail sentence on libel charges--Cf. Dictionary of Canadian Biography.Signed: And your Petitioners, as in duty bound, will ever pray.
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