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The United States is selling land...
Item # 687498
August 31, 1796
COLUMBIAN CENTINEL, Boston, Aug. 31, 1796 The front page begins with a nice document from the Secretary of the Treasury, Oliver Wolcott, concerning the sale of: "Lands of the United States" which are located: "...in the territory north-west of the river Ohio, and above the mouth of the Kentucky River..." with more detail.
Page 2 has a letter on the Napoleonic War signed in type: Buonaparte.
Four pages, a few discrete archival mends, a few small margin tears, good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's