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Death of Dolly Madison... Ladies of the Gold Rush...
Item # 639165
July 14, 1849
NEWARK DAILY ADVERTISER, New Jersey, July 14, 1849
* California gold rush - 49ers
* Dolly Madison death
The bottom of pg. 2 has an item beginning: "The death of Mrs. Madison is at length realized. She died at her residence in Washington about 10 o'clock on Thursday..." with more detail (see). Also on pg. 2: "What the Ladies Do In California" is part of a letter from the gold mining region with some interesting content (see).
Four pages, minor wear at the margins, generally good.
Category: Pre-Civil War