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Item # 671576
June 14, 1798
GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, June 14, 1798
* Rare 18th century American title
* 4 runaway and/or slaves for sale advertisements
Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including 4 slave advertisements. Two on the front page, one on page 2 and another on page 3.
Four pages, untrimmed, very nice condition.