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Ships bound for Virginia and New England...

Item # 617046

September 19, 1678

THE LONDON GAZETTE, England, Sept. 19, 1678 

* Earliest of English language newspapers to be had

The top of the front page has early mention of Virginia, with: "Yesterday sailed from hence several vessels bound for New England, Virginia, and some parts of France...". Also the back page has two reports of the signing of the Treaty of Nijmegen between France and Spain.
Single sheet, 7 by 11 inches, very nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

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