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Is the Shays' Rebellion coming to an end?
Item # 639033
April 17, 1787
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 17, 1787
* Daniel Shay & rebellion perpetrators
* Shays' Rebellion ending ?
The back page has a report on the Shays' Rebellion noting: "...that Gen. Lincoln was continuing to disperse the insurgents in the state of Massachusetts, that Shays was said to be nearly deserted by all his followers;...that he has still 1500 men with him...issued a proclamation offering a reward for apprehending D. Shays, Luke Day, Adam Wheeler, and Eli Parson as principal abettors & supporters of a rebellion against the dignity, authority & government of the commonwealth of Massachusetts."
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, very nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's