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U.S. Ships Testing For Speed In 1843....
Item # 211188
October 21, 1843
PENNSYLVANIA INQUIRER AND NATIONAL GAZETTE, Phila., Oct. 21, 1843 Pg. 2 has: The Princeton And The Great Western & A Contest between the Great Western and the Princeton, plus: More of the Race re. a trial of speed between these two notable ships. Other news of the day includes: "The Election" "A Robbery" "An Outrage" "Appointments by the President" and much more. Several interesting advertisements as well. 4 pages in good condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War