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SS Great Western launching...
Item # 600304
October 27, 1837
SALEM GAZETTE, Salem, Massachusetts, October 27, 1837
* SS Great Western launching
* 1st steamship purpose-built for crossing the Atlantic
This issue contains news of the day with several interesting advertisements throughout. Page 2 has a small one column heading: "The 'Great Western' Steam Ship". See images for text.
Complete in 4 pages, minor foxing spots, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War