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Item # 694554

April 30, 1813

THE WEEKLY MESSENGER, Boston, April 30, 1813  The entire front page is taken up with: "American Papers" from the House of Commons in London, much relating to the on-going War of 1812.
Page 3 has; "The New Friends of the Navy" and: "Ought Massachusetts t Build a Ship for Those who Would not Build one for Themselves?" There is also a lengthy report of a parade by the: "Washington Benevolent Society" marking the anniversary (April 30) of the first inauguration of George Washington as President in 1789.
The back page has: "Army of the United States" listing the general officers recently appointed by the President. Some Wharf 1812 reporting in a letter for Sackett's Harbor.
Four pages, nice condition.

Item from Catalog 340 (released for March, 2024)

Category: War of 1812