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Rare, short-lived title...
Item # 586773
August 27, 1790
THE HERALD OF FREEDOM, Boston, Massachusetts, Aug. 27, 1790
* Rare 18th century American title
A rare title which lasted but 1 1/2 years from 1788-1790. Page 3 has a report from Philadelphia noting: "Some of the blessings anticipated in the removal of Congress to this place are already beginning to take effect. Rents of houses have already risen...Even in the outskirts of the city rents have lately been increased...This is oppressive..." with more (see photos).
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, tears at the spine margin extent into some text but cause no loss of readability, minor loss at the bottom blank margin of the back leaf.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's