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New schooners for the U.S. Navy...

Item # 588876

March 22, 1831

NEW HAMPSHIRE GAZETTE, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, March 22, 1831 

* President Andrew Jackson
* United States Navy

The front page has five Acts of Congress, the first of which is signed in type by the President: Andrew Jackson. The last is: "An Act to authorize the construction of three schooners for the naval service of the United States." with details (see photos). Also on the front page: "Trial for Piracy".
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, a few minor stains, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War