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Richard Rush and the Annual Treasury Report...

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January 04, 1825

MIDDLESEX GAZETTE, Middletown, Connecticut, January 4, 1825  The Annual Treasury Report" begins on the front page & concludes on page 2, signed in type: Richard Rush.
A page 3 report says: "A fire broke out in the Capitol, at Washington City, on Thursday night of last week, which destroyed a small part of the library...", plus mention that it was extinguished by some citizens and a few members of Congress.
Other news of the day with many ads. Large masthead has an engraving of an eagle. Non-archival repair in the text of the Treasury Report, some lite foxing.

Category: Pre-Civil War