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Item # 552706
January 13, 1773
THE PENNSYLVANIA GAZETTE, Philadelphia, January 13, 1773 Very nice masthead which features an ornate coat-of-arms engraving. Almost the entire front page is taken up with a lengthy address signed: "Publicus" and headed: "To the Good People of Pennsylvania".
The front page also has a report headed "Philadelphia" being a letter from London concerning the slave trade which carries over to take most of a column on the back page
The back page also has minutes from the House of Burgesses in Virginia which relate, in part, to the slave trade (see).
Page 2 has various reports datelined from Stockholm, London, Williamsburg, Boston, Newport, and Philadelphia.
Complete in 4 pages, slightly irregular at the blank spine margin, generally in very nice, clean condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's