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193699

General GEORGE WASHINGTON Occupies New York as British Army Leave 1784 Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623923717

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Jan. 16, 1784  * General George Washington enters NYC * Evacuation Day (New York) British Army leave Page 4 has a report noting in part: "...Admiral Digby...having quitted the American command. The troops which lately occupied New York, in consequence of the orders of Sir Guy Carleton evacuated that garrison on the 26th & 27th of November last, at which time General Washington, at the head of a detachment of the American army, took possession of the works. The wretched appearance of the American troops exhibited a terrible reverse of the military array of the British..." with more. Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 12 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:42

$83.00
193698

AMERICAN Colonies GOVERNMENT to Fail ? Post Revolutionary War 1784 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 393623923492

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Feb. 13, 1784  * United States government to fail ? * Post-Revolutionary War events Page 4 has an interesting letter from Philadelphia to a friend in Glasgow noting in part: "Our government...is not yet well established; and I am really afraid that this country will experience some dreadful political convulsion before this desirable establishment takes place...different bodies...of the different colonies, and jealousy of each other, make this matter much to be dreaded." Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 12 inches, nice condition.

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Ends November 11, 2021 13:42

$43.00
193280

1784 GEORGE WASHINGTON Farewell Address & British Evacuate New York in Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373731750802

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Jan. 2, 1784  * re. George Washington's Farewell Address * British Troops evacuation of New York The ftpg. has a report from New York noting: "General Thomas Mifflin is chosen resident of Congress for the ensuing year, in the room of Elias Boudinot...His Excellency General Washington, by proclamation bearing the date the 4th instant, and in compliance with a resolve of Congress...has discharged all the troops in the service of the United States..." with more relating to this. Then, and still on the front page, is the: "...Letter and Address were Presented to his Excellency General Washington..." with a dateline of West Point, Nov. 15, 1782. This is the response of the military offic... See More  

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Ends October 23, 2021 08:30

$172.00
188818

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR Original Enemy Edinburgh Scotland 1782 Old Newspaper


eBay Fixed Price Item # 373503954347

Offered is an original, historic, & collectible old newspaper: THE EDINBURGH ADVERTISER, Scotland, Aug. 23, 1782  * Revolutionary War Era * 18th century original * From The Enemy Inside has a report noting in part: "The superior policy of the French cabinet has shewn itself in all the following instances: in exciting the ruinous rebellion in America; in watching for a proper opportunity to assist the rebels; in prevailing on Spain to join them in procuring the armed neutrality..." and more. Eight pages, 9 by 11 1/2 inches, good condition.

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Ends April 18, 2021 14:49

$57.00
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