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From the temporary capital of the United States...



Item # 665539

December 05, 1796

GAZETTE OF THE UNITED STATES & PHILADELPHIA DAILY ADVERTISER, Dec. 5, 1796 

* 18th century American publication

The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time, while the District of Columbia was under construction.
The front page is filled with advertisements including several illustrated ship ads. Various news of the day inside.
Four pages, wide never-trimmed margins, various foxing spots and a damp stain near the bottom, small  binding holes at the blank spine.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's