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Indian depredations... Message signed by John Hancock...



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November 17, 1792

COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Nov. 17, 1792  On the front page under "Indian Depredations" is a full column report about the depredations "South of the Ohio".
Page 2 has a report stating that work was started on the canal between the Susquehanna and Schuylkill rivers "...on the crown level of the middle ground, between the Tulpehocken and Quintapahilla: And that the canal for uniting...the Schulykill and Delaware, was begun...near Norristown."
Page 3 has a message to the state legislature concerning "Hackney-Coaches" signed in type by the governor: John Hancock.
Four pages, untrimmed margins, slightly irregular at the spine & bottom margins, very nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's