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John Hancock... Launching the ship Constitution as a theatrical piece...



Item # 670186

November 02, 1797

INDEPENDENT CHRONICLE & UNIVERSAL ADVERTISER, Boston, Nov. 2, 1797  

* Nice masthead engraving
* 18th century America


The ftpg. contains a letter signed in type by: John Hancock. Most of pages 2 & 3 are taken up with various news & political reports.
Page 3 has an ad for what appears to be a theatrical presentation titled "The Launch" of the ship Constitution, with various details. Four pages, a handsome masthead, light foxing and even toning, generally good condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's