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The capture of the frigate Chesapeake......

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June 24, 1813

INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE, Boston, June 24, 1813 

* Capture of USS Chesapeake
* Battle of Boston Harbor
* HMS Shannon - Royal Navy

Page 2 has some great reporting from the War of 1812 with items headed: "General Dearborn to General Armstrong" dated at Fort George. Then letters from Isaac Chauncey and H. Dearborn as well with war details.
But the most notable report is: "Authentic--Particulars Concerning the Chesapeake" which has a subhead: "Capture of the Chesapeake" with good detail.
Four pages, nice condition.

Category: War of 1812