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Blanchard & his balloon...
Item # 602610
July 28, 1788
PENNSYLVANIA PACKET & DAILY ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, July 28, 1788 Page 2 has: "Further Particulars of the Revolution in the Government of France". Also a report noting: "...from Kentucky...that a party of the Wabash Indians have lately attacked the continental troops stationed at Post St. Vincents on the north side of the Ohio...". Page 3 has a letter from Mr. Blanchard from Switzerland concerning his experiments with ballooning (see).
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's