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Nearing the end of Bonaparte's rule...

Item # 615066

June 17, 1814

THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, Massachusetts, June 17, 1814  The front page and page two carries reports pertaining to the latter moments in in Napoleon Bonaparte's reign as Emperor, as well as reports on the war in France. See photos for details.
Also reported on page is the "Death of Chief Justice [Samuel] Sewall". His great-grandfather served as the judge at the Salem witch trials.
Other news of the day is within.
This is complete in four pages with some small binding holes along the left blank margin, some lite rubbing on the front page, lite scattered foxing. Close trimmed at the lower right area which does cause loss of a few letters of front page only, otherwise in good condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War