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Item # 676735

January 07, 1795

GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Jan. 7, 1795

* Rare 18th century American title
* (1) Slavery advertisement


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 one on page 3 for a runaway Negro slave. (see)
Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

Category: American