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August 26, 1833

EVENING POST, N.Y., Aug. 26, 1833.

* President Andrew Jackson
* Rip Raps, Virginia

* Hampton Roads
* Fortress Monroe

Page 2 has a report about the return of the President from the Rip Raps where he went for some rest. Says he had an agreeable voyage going hither and tither in the steamboat Columbia, and that the return trip to Washington, a distance of 230 miles, took 19 hours. Other news of the day includes: "Unrolling A Mummy" "A Narrow Escape" and more.

Category: Pre-Civil War

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