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Nova Scotia House of Assembly Petitions and Correspondence

24 December 1785

Report of the Committee on agriculture and commerce to the Assembly. Recommends inquiry as to imperial bounties in hemp, potash and flaxseed. Advises provincial bounties on flax, potash, premiums on sawmills and shipbuilding, and assistance to the whale fishery. Signed.

Reference: Commissioner of Public Records Nova Scotia Archives RG 1 volume 301 number 71

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