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Item # 639103
May 12, 1787
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, May 12, 1787
* Shays' Rebellion perpetrators
* Berkshire County, Massachusetss
Page 2 has a "Letter from New York" reporting on the Shays' Rebellion, noting: "...that since the defeating & taking such a number of rebel prisoners in Berkshire...matters are pretty quiet...does not appear any thing remains to be done in Mass. but to try & punish the unfortunate wretches who have so justly merited the vengeance of their country..." with more on this (see).
Eight pages, never bound nor trimmed, 9 by 12 inches, small loss at the top of the front leaf does not effect mentioned text, otherwise good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's