1766Gloucester celebrated the repeal of the Stamp Act.Events & Anniversaries, Economy and Industry, Economy, National Events

Gloucester Selectmen’s Records, 1756-1781, 1781, p. 304.
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Gloucester Selectmen’s Records, 1756-1781, 1781, p. 304.

At a meeting of the Selectmen on May 19, “An order was drawn upon Capt. Warner to deliver Capt. Epes Sargent a Cask of Powder to be used toward expressing our joy after the repeal of the Stamp Act by the Parliament. News arrived on Fryday last.” (Selectmen’s Records, p. 304)

Gloucester Selectmen’s Records, 1756-1781, 1781. http://archive.org/details/selectmensrecords17551781images
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