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Josiah Flagg, Jr... King Louis... Death of General Burgoyne...
Item # 575871
September 22, 1792
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Massachusetts, September 22, 1792
* 1st native American dentist, Josiah Flagg, Jr.
* King Louis of France
* Death of General Burgoyne
Front page has: "Proclamation, By The King Of The Frenchmen, Upon The Dangers Of The Country", signed in type: Louis. Page 2 has a Proclamation signed in type: Louis. Listed among the deaths on pg. 3 is: "In London, Lieut.-Gen. Burgoyne. Page three has a nice ad by Josiah Flagg, junior, Surgeon Dentist. The ad includes many details about Flagg's dental services. Note: According to "Famous First Facts" by Kane, Flagg was the "first native-born American" dentist.
News of the day with several other interesting advertisements.
A little foxing, minor margin wear, otherwise in nice condition. Untrimmed and complete in 4 pages.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's