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From the formative months of the federal government...
Item # 611111
February 5, 1789
THE DAILY ADVERTISER, New York, Feb. 5, 1789 This issue is from just before Washington's election and inauguration in this city, as well as the formation of the federal government. This was a very significant year in American history. The entire front page is taken up with ads. Page 2 has various news reports from Boston, Philadelphia, and New York, plus an ad headed: "For Sale, A Young Negro Girl..." with details (see). The back page has 9 illustrated ship ads.
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's