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The Revolutionary War, after Cornwallis' surrender...
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March 19, 1782
THE ST. JAMES'S CHRONICLE, London, March 19, 1782
* Revolutionary War Era
* 18th century
* From The Enemy
Page 3 has various reports from the "New York Gazette" concerning closing events in the Revolutionary War. A few bits including: "...Minister Plenipotentiary of France to the American Rebel Congress, having long solicited that body to issue an Edict prohibiting the use of British Manufactures in all the revolted colonies...a select body of Rebels, consisting of about 200 from the Jersey brigade...aided by a part of picked militia men...attacked the post of the Loyal Refugees at Bergen...is impossible to ascertain the loss of the rebels as they were frequently observed ed dragging their killed & wounded from the front of the post..." with more.
Four pages, never bound nor trimmed, red tax stamp on the front page, very nice condition.