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June 22, 1822

THE FLORIDIAN, Pensacola, June 22, 1822  This is the earliest newspaper printed in Florida we have ever offered, and it is a volume one issue.
The front page has 2 letters signed in type by: Andrew Jackson, who at the time was "governor of the Floridas". Inside has a lengthy letter signed by Th. Jefferson, followed by a report on the: "Death of General Stark", the hero of Bennington.
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, archivally rejoined at the interior spine, a few small tape mends, nice condition.

Item from Catalog 313 (released for December, 2021)...

Category: Pre-Civil War