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Ben Franklin's legacy...



Item # 659440

May 27, 1790

INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, May 27, 1790 

* Benjamin Franklin's legacy
* Nice masthead engraving
* 18th century America


Nearly half of page 2 is taken up with: "The Charge of Chief Justice Jay, to the Grand Juries on the Eastern Circuit".
Page 3 has a short bit on: Dr. Franklin's Legacy" on what to do with the funds he willed to his home town. Also a report from Winchester, Virginia, and a letter from Kentucky concerning trouble with the Indians. The bkpg. has an article on: "Free Negros".
Alexander McGillivray was a leader of the Creek Indians, being part Creek and part Scottish.
Four pages, handsome masthead, wide never-trimmed margins, great condition.

Item from Catalog 299 (released for October, 2020)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's