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California Gold... The Mormon Temple... Astor Place Riot...



Item # 686992

May 16, 1849

DAILY NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER, Washington D.C., May 16, 1849  The front page has two columns taken up with the reports from various newspapers on the Astor Place Riot which resulted in nearly 30 deaths.
Page 3 has most of a column headed: "Later From California" with reports from the on-going gold rush. Also: "Mexico--California". 
Another article is headed: "Nauvoo Temple" which reports on the rebuilding of the Mormon Temple after the recent & destructive fire.
Four pages, very nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War