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October 24, 1812

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Massachusetts, October 24, 1812  Page two carries several reports on the battle of Queenston in which Col. Van Rensselaer was wounded and Gen. Wadsworth was missing, assumed dead. The headlines of the accounts are "Another Invasion of Canada"; "Horrible News!"; "From Albany"; "Another War Disaster" and "Postscript".

Other news and advertisements, some which are illustrated, are within the issue.

This is complete in four pages measuring approximately 19.5 x 14.5 inches with a slightly irregular left spine, some lite scattered foxing and discoloration at the very lower right corner, otherwise in nice condition.

Category: War of 1812