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Much on the French & Indian War...
Item # 645976
September 23, 1760
THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, Sept. 23, 1760
* French and Indian War
* The Cherokee War
* Archibald Montgomerie
Inside has over two-thirds of a page headed: "America" with datelines from Charleston, Philadelphia, Boston, New York, Louisbourg, Niagara & Newport. Included is an account of Colonel Montgomery with the Cherokees; mention that: "From Pittsburg we have advices...that Major Gladwin, with 400 men was arrived at Presque Isle...& that our forces from Fort Pitt..." also: "...have advice that our army at Crown Point is very healthy, in fine order & ready to march at a minute's notice...Indians were at Oswego...". Many more reports concerning the French & Indian War.
Elsewhere is a letter from Newport in Rhode Island with more war-related items (see).
Eight pages, 8 by 10 1/2 inches, nice condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's