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Funeral of the famed Lawrence and Ludlow...



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August 25, 1813

ESSEX REGISTER, Salem, Massachusetts, Aug. 25, 1813 

* James Lawrence & Augustus Ludlow funerals

Page 3 has a lengthy report; "Interment Of The Remains of the Naval Heroes, LAWRENCE & LUDLOW", Capt. Lawrence uttering the famous line: "Don't give up the ship!" just before his death. This report takes over 2 columns. Page 2 has another related report on Lawrence & Ludlow as well.
Four pages, very nice condition.

Category: War of 1812