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A letter from Fort Wayne... Death of Catherine the Great?
Item # 669536
April 29, 1795
THOMAS'S MASSACHUSETTS SPY OR THE WORCESTER GAZETTE, April 29, 1795 Page 2 has a: "...letter written by an officer in Gen. Wayne's army...Fort Wayne..." which has content concerning the Indians there. Also a rep0rt from near Fort Hamilton.
Page 3 has: "Good News!!" which begins: "The Empress of Russia is dead..." being Catherine the Great. However is was untrue: she died the following year.
Four pages, small wear hole at a fold, good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's