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Spanish taking over New Orleans...



Item # 666933

July 26, 1766

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, July 26, 1766 

* Louisiana Rebellion - Creole revolt
* Spanish Occupation of New Orleans


Inside has a report headed: "America" with a Charleston, S.C. dateline. There are several news items, one of which notes: "...that the Spanish governor...was arrived at New Orleans in order to take possession of that place..." with more on the French leaving because: "...they had rather live under the Turkish than the Spanish government."
Eight pages, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's