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May 08, 1841

THE LOG CABIN, New York, May 8, 1841  Famous campaign newspaper published by Horace Greeley in support of the Whig Party and specifically in support of Wm. H. Harrison's presidential campaign.
This issue is from after the election & inauguration and contains various news of the day with an emphasis on political events. Included are "Appointments by the President" including: "Alexander P.l Field, to be Secretary for the Territory of Wiskonsan...". Also a chart of "The New Census" results showing the population by state.
Four pages, small tears at the spine, minor foxing & fold wear.

Item from Catalog 320 (released for July, 2022)...

Category: Pre-Civil War