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Trial of Aaron Burr... Outrage over the Chesapeake attack...
Item # 638617
June 29, 1807
NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington, D.C., June 29, 1807
* Aaron Burr's treason trial
* USS Chesapeake-Leopard affair
The entire ftpg. is taken up with the continued reporting on the: "Trial of Col. Aaron Burr" for high treason, with considerable detail. Page 3 has mention of the outrage over the attack of the HMS Leopard upon the frigate Chesapeake, beginning: "The atrocious outrage of the British detailed in our last has excited in every quarter from which we have received information the deepest execration..." (see).
Several runaway slave ads. Four pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War